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There are 8 ways to get from Tsavo to Busia by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train, bus  •  12h 47m

  1. Take a taxi from Tsavo to Mtito Andei
  2. Take the train from Mtito Andei to Nairobi
  3. Take the bus from Nairobi to Busia

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Taxi, bus  •  19h 18m

  1. Take a taxi from Tsavo to Voi
  2. Take the bus from Voi to Nairobi
  3. Take the bus from Nairobi to Busia

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Taxi, train, Matatu, bus  •  13h 18m

  1. Take a taxi from Tsavo to Mtito Andei
  2. Take the train from Mtito Andei to Nairobi
  3. Take the Matatu from Nairobi to Naivasha
  4. Take the bus from Naivasha to Mumias
  5. Take the bus from Mumias to Busia

Drive  •  10h 50m

  1. Drive from Tsavo to Busia 739.8 km

Drive to Amboseli, fly to Kisumu, bus  •  10h 29m

  1. Drive from Tsavo to Amboseli
  2. Fly from Amboseli (ASV) to Kisumu (KIS) ASV - KIS
  3. Take the bus from Luanda to Busia

Taxi, train to Nairobi Wilson, fly to Kisumu, bus  •  8h 46m

  1. Take a taxi from Tsavo to Mtito Andei
  2. Take the train from Mtito Andei to Nairobi
  3. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Kisumu (KIS) WIL - KIS
  4. Take the bus from Luanda to Busia

Taxi, train to Nairobi, fly to Kisumu, bus  •  8h 56m

  1. Take a taxi from Tsavo to Mtito Andei
  2. Take the train from Mtito Andei to Nairobi
  3. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Kisumu (KIS) NBO - KIS
  4. Take the bus from Luanda to Busia

Taxi, train to Mombasa, fly to Eldoret International, bus  •  10h 34m

  1. Take a taxi from Tsavo to Voi
  2. Take the train from Voi to Mombasa
  3. Fly from Mombasa (MBA) to Eldoret International (EDL) MBA - EDL
  4. Take the bus from Kapsabet to Mumias
  5. Take the bus from Mumias to Busia

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The cheapest way to get from Tsavo to Busia is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 10h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Tsavo to Busia is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 10h 50m.

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It is 617 km from Tsavo to Busia. It is approximately 739.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Tsavo to Busia without a car is to taxi and train and bus which takes 12h 47m and costs .

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It takes approximately 12h 47m to get from Tsavo to Busia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Amboseli Airport to Kisumu Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tsavo to Busia is 740 km. It takes approximately 10h 50m to drive from Tsavo to Busia.

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AirKenya Express, Renegade Air, FlexFlight ApS and Safarilink offer flights from Amboseli Airport to Kisumu Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Busia. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Tsavo to Busia.
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  • Distance: 617.3 km
  • Duration: 12h 47m

What companies run services between Tsavo, Turkana, Kenya and Busia, Kenya?

There is no direct connection from Tsavo to Busia. However, you can take the taxi to Mtito Andei, take the train to Nairobi, take the taxi to Nairobi, then take the bus to Busia. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Mtito Andei, take the train to Nairobi, take the taxi to Muthurwa, take the bus to Tusker/Ronald Ngala, take the walk to Nairobi, take the Matatu to Naivasha, take the bus to Mumias, then take the bus to Busia.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Flights from Mombasa to Eldoret International via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Safarilink
Website
flysafarilink.com
Flights from Amboseli to Kisumu via Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $220
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $220
Jambojet Limited
Website
jambojet.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Flights from Mombasa to Eldoret International
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Mombasa to Eldoret International via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $260
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Amboseli to Kisumu via Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Renegade Air
Website
flyrenegadeair.com
Flights from Amboseli to Kisumu via Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16 - $210
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$17 - $300
World Ticket
Website
worldticket.com
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $300
Skyward Express
Website
skywardexpress.co.ke
Flights from Mombasa to Eldoret International via Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Train operators
Kenya Railways
Phone
0709 388 888
Email
info@krc.co.ke
Website
krc.co.ke
Train from Mtito Andei to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
metickets.krc.co.ke
Train from Voi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
metickets.krc.co.ke
Bus operators
The Guardian Coach
Phone
+254 726 511 628
Email
info@theguardiancoach.com
Website
theguardian.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Busia
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
theguardiancoach.com
Book at
theguardian.co.ke
Nairobi Matatu
Website
digitalmatatus.com
Bus from Nairobi to Naivasha
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
digitalmatatus.com
Coast Bus
Website
coastbus.co.ke
Bus from Naivasha to Mumias
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
coastbus.com
Bus from Voi to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
coastbus.com
Tahmeed Coach Ltd
Phone
0729356561
Website
tahmeedexpress.com
Bus from Mumias to Busia
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
tahmeedexpress.com
Bus from Luanda to Busia
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
tahmeedexpress.com
MASH
Phone
+254 730 889 000
Email
info@masheastafrica.com
Website
masheastafrica.com
Bus from Voi to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
masheastafrica.com
Book at
mashpoa.com
VIP
$12
Business
$10
Normal
$7
Bus from Kapsabet to Mumias
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
masheastafrica.com
Book at
mashpoa.com
Easy Coach
Phone
+254 0202210711
Email
ict@easycoach.co.ke
Website
easycoach.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Busia
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
easycoach.co.ke
Other operators
Taxi from Tsavo to Mtito Andei
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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