How to Reach Mombasa


  • By Air: The Moi International Airport has well connected flights to and fro many destinations in the world.
  • By Train: Train services are provided mostly between Nairobi and Mombasa.


  • By Bus: A popular way of transport is the Matatu. It is basically a mini bus with a seating capacity of 14- 15 passengers. They are privately owned mini-buses regulated by the government.
  • By Rickshaws: Another mode of transport is the tuk tuk (autorickshaws). Tuk Tuk drivers charge same as the Matatus.

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Mombasa. The most preferred mode of transport in Mombasa is Walking.

Average distance: 16 km Average time: 97.5 min

  • Walking 50%
    Walking 120 min Driving 15 min Overall average time for 12 kms 135 min
  • Car 50%
    Driving 60 min Overall average time for 20 kms 60 min
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