There are 3 ways to get from Watamu to Diani Beach by bus, car ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, car ferry  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Malindi to Mombasa
  2. Take the car ferry from Mombasa to Likoni Likoni Ferry

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Watamu to Mombasa
  2. Take the car ferry from Mombasa to Likoni Likoni Ferry

$13 - $19

1 alternative option

Drive, fly  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Watamu to Mombasa
  2. Fly from Mombasa (MBA) to Ukunda (UKA) MBA - UKA

$190 - $335

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Watamu to Diani Beach is to drive and car ferry which costs $12 - $20 and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Watamu to Diani Beach is to drive and fly which costs $190 - $340 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The distance between Watamu and Diani Beach is 115 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Watamu to Diani Beach, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Watamu, Kenya and Diani Beach, Kenya?

There is no direct connection from Watamu to Diani Beach. However, you can take the taxi to Malindi, take the bus to Mombasa, take the drive to Mombasa, take the car ferry to Likoni, then take the drive to Diani Beach. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Mombasa, take the car ferry to Likoni, then take the drive to Diani Beach.

Airlines
East African Safari Air Express
Flights from Mombasa to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $320
Mombasa Air Safari
Flights from Mombasa to Ukunda
Ave. Duration
15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $370
Bus operators
Tahmeed Coach Ltd
Phone
+254 (41) 706 445114
Website
tahmeedcoach.co.ke
Bus from Malindi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
tahmeedcoach.co.ke
TSS Express Ltd
Phone
+254 (41) 704 137202
Bus from Malindi to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Ferry operators
Kenya Ferries
Phone
254 20 2118344
Email
info@kenyaferry.co.ke
Website
kenyaferry.co.ke
Car ferry from Mombasa to Likoni
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kenyaferry.co.ke

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