Post in Nairobi

Main Post Office

The vast main post office is a well-organised edifice close to Uhuru Park. Around the back of the main building is the EMS office, for courier deliveries, and there’s a Telkom Kenya office upstairs.

Medical in Nairobi

AAR Health Services

Probably the best of a number of private ambulance and emergency air-evacuation companies. It also runs private clinics at various locations around Nairobi, including in Westlands.

Post in Nairobi

EMS Office

For courier deliveries. It's cheaper than the private couriers, but queues here are longer. Located around the back of the main post office.

Police in Nairobi

Tourist Helpline

A free service for tourists in trouble. Has a good nationwide network and works closely with the police and local authorities.

Telephone in Nairobi

Telkom Kenya

Telkom Kenya has dozens of pay phones. Many stands downtown sell Telkom Kenya phonecards and top-up cards for prepaid mobiles.

Pharmacy in Nairobi

KAM Pharmacy

A one-stop shop for medical treatment, with a pharmacy, doctor’s surgery and laboratory.