Airport in Lamu Town

Lamu Airport

Located on Manda Island, Lamu Airport receives several daily flights from Nairobi (from US$108, two hours) with Fly540 (, Airkenya (, Skyward Express ( and Sa…
Bus in Kisii


The congested matatu terminal in the centre of town is a chaos of loud, and often somewhat drunk, people trying to bundle you onto the nearest matatau, whether or not you want to go where it's going.
Airport in Lodwar

Lodwar Airport

If you are flying into the region (which is a good idea considering the state of the roads), you will arrive at a small, dusty, yet friendly airport right next to the highway. Boda-bodas (bike taxis) are available t…
Bus in Kitale

Main Bus & Matatu Park

Matatus, buses and Peugeots are grouped by destination, and spread in and around the main bus and matatu park. Regular matatus run to Endebess (KSh100, 45 minutes, change here for Mt Elgon National Park), Kapenguria…
Bus in Kisumu

Easy Coach

Easy Coach offers the smartest buses out of town. Its booking office and departure point are in the car park just behind (and accessed through) Tusky's Shopping Centre. It has daily buses to Nairobi (KSh1400, seven …
Petrol Station in Embu

Shell Petrol Station

Buses on their way to Nairobi and Mombasa usually stop at the Shell petrol station and, if not full, will pick up passengers. There is no set schedule, but we were told buses arrive roughly every hour. If you are in…
Bus in Nakuru

Molo Line

Molo Line, the most reputable of the matatu companies, runs services to Nairobi (KSh400), leaving when full from opposite the old Odeon cinema. There are 10 seats, usually with belts, and drivers tend to stick to th…
Bus in Kericho

Easy Coach

Easy Coach offers the best buses, but its office, and departure point, is inconveniently located out of town opposite the Tea Hotel and inside the Libya Petrol Station. They have buses to Nairobi (KSh1100, six hours…
Bus Stop in Nyeri

Lower Bus Stand

If you are heading south or east, come to this bus stand south of town. Grab a bus to Nairobi (KSh500, 2½ hours) or Thika (Ksh300, two hours). It can be a bit manic, and the prices do fluctuate depending on who you …
Airline in Nanyuki

Tropic Air

Charter-helicopter and light-aircraft services from Nanyuki's airport. Can sort custom flights to various game parks. The cheapest is a two-person flight to Lewa Wildlife Conservancy for US$470.