How to Reach Mombasa, Kenya

The Easiest Way 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.

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Modes of Transportation in Mombasa

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 Car.

Average distance: 20 km Average time: 60 min

  • Car 100%
    Driving 60 min Overall average time for 20 kms 60 min

How to Reach Mombasa from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Diani Beach to Mombasa 22.88 km 22 mins
Koani to Mombasa 263.32 km 47 mins
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