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How to get from
Nairobi to Mombasa

Nairobi to Mombasa Trip Overview

Distance420 km (262.5 miles)
Price range$24-$241
Ride Duration Range1h-9h
Earliest Departure22:35
Latest Departure22:35

Find up-to-date information on departure times, schedules, and prices so you can easily compare and book your tickets.

Travel Schedule Options from Nairobi to Mombasa



























































































Taking a bus from Nairobi to Mombasa

Fastest bus: 9h

Cheapest bus: $24

The fastest: 9h

The cheapest: $24

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

Wifi

Charger

The fastest: 5h 30m

The cheapest: $26

POSSIBLE AMENITIES:

A/C

Food

The fastest: 1h

The cheapest: $72

The available amenities for this trip are currently unavailable. For specific questions, please contact our customer service, available 24/7.

A beautiful view from within central Mombasa

About the ride from Nairobi to Mombasa

Nairobi to Mombasa Route Information

The distance between Nairobi and Mombasa is 263 miles, or approximately 420 kilometers.

There are 3 ways to get from Nairobi to Mombasa, including train,bus,flight.

The earliest departure leaves at 22:35 and has a duration of 1 hour.

The fastest way to travel is by flight, which takes approximately 1 hour.

Depending on how you choose to travel, the following amenities are available: A/C, Food , Wifi, Charger.

Nairobi to Mombasa by train

  • Starting Price: $26
  • 14 departures a day, or 98 departures a week

There are 2 travel classes for this journey, including: Economy and Comfort.

Each train ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Nairobi to Mombasa by bus

  • Starting Price: $23
  • 45 departures a day, or 315 departures a week

There are 2 travel classes for this journey, including: VIP and Standard.

Each bus ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Nairobi to Mombasa by flight

  • Starting Price: $72
  • 59 departures a day, or 413 departures a week

The only travel class available is Economy.

Each flight ticket offers an individual seat with basic passenger necessities. Conditions and amenities vary by provider. For more detailed information and availability see all options.

Companies Operating from Nairobi to Mombasa

Average time

5h 30m - 6h

Average price

$26

(82)

Average time

9h

Average price

$24

Average time

1h

Average price

$72 - $79

Average time

1h 15m

Average price

$77 - $81

Popular stations and stops in Nairobi and Mombasa

Departure stations in Nairobi

Nairobi SGR Terminus

Tahmeed Coach Nairobi

Arrival stations in Mombasa

Mombasa SGR Terminus

Tahmeed Coach Mombasa

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