Transportation to and from Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Airport


What is the distance from Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Airport to the centre of Nairobi?

The distance from the airport to the city centre (Nairobi Central) is 18 kilometres / 11.2 miles. You can cover the distance in 35 minutes.

From NBO Airport to Nairobi City centre by Car
18 km
35 min

Public transport

Bus to Nairobi

Bus number 34 runs about three times an hour to and from the airport. The bus operates between 06:00 hours and 09:00 hours. Travel time to the centre of Nairobi is 75 minutes, it depends on the traffic. The price is 35 KES to 50 KES. Buses in the direction of the city depart from the bus stop Passenger Boarding between terminals T1B and T1C


Nairobi: The Safari Cats Show Tickets & Buffet Dinner

€ 58.34

Enjoy this enthralling African show put on by The Safari Cats as the perfect end to your day exploring Kenya. A traditional buffet dinner is served prior to the show in the local style known as 'Nyama Choma' - a delicious feast.

Giraffe Center and Karen Blixen Museum Tour from Nairobi

€ 91.38

Enjoy a half-day excursion that takes you to the Giraffe Center and the Karen Blixen Museum. Stop at a beads craft center near the Museum.

Aberdare National Park Tour From Nairobi

€ 203.06

Enjoy game drives in an open roofed vehicle. Admire great views of Mount Kenya and experience the beauty of both local wildlife and vegetation.


Nairobi National Park Tour Plus Elephant & Giraffe Centers

€ 66.46

Enjoy a guided tour of Nairobi National Park then visit the Elephant Orphanage and the Giraffe Centers to interact more closely with the animals and learn about conservation efforts.

Carnivore Dinner Experience

€ 55.38

Carnivore restaurant is Nairobi's most popular restaurant, where meat is roasted on traditional Maasai swords (skewers) over a huge charcoal pit which dominates the entrance of the restaurant.

Nairobi Experience: Small Group Walking Tour in Kenya

€ 45.23

Explore the famous and not so famous sites of Nairobi, taking in the city through the eyes of a local. Led by an expert guide, visit Uhuru Park, wander past Parliament buildings, and see the Jomo Kenyatta mausoleum. A local lunch is also included.

Tours and transport

Nairobi National Park: Half-Day Guided Tour from Nairobi

€ 34.15

Nairobi National Park wildlife sanctuary is located just outside the bustling city but, despite its proximity, is home to a wide variety of native animal species. Explore forest, bush and valleys and be on the lookout for rhinos, giraffes, lions and more.

Nairobi to Lake Naivasha Day Tour with Crescent Island

€ 138.45

Once a holiday home and later to be a retirement home for the Adamsons, Elsamere history connects with the future as conservation is the main objective on the shores of Lake Naivasha in Kenya’s Rift Valley. Re-kindle the memories of Born Free Lion Man.

Nairobi: Private 4-Hour City Tour

€ 41.53

When you want to know Nairobi and all it has to offer, take a few hours on a private city tour that will include the Railway Museum, the city center and the city market.


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