Matatu Fare Prices from Nairobi to Bungoma County

The journey from Nairobi to Bungoma County takes travelers through the western region of Kenya, offering a mix of beautiful landscapes, cultural experiences, and historical attractions. Bungoma County is known for its lush green hills, rich cultural heritage, and unique traditional practices. This article will discuss the major towns between Nairobi to Bungoma County, distances, fare ranges, and fun things to do in Bungoma County.

Matatu Fare from Nairobi to Bungoma County

Distance: 411 km

The journey takes: 8 hrs 30 min

  • Great Rift- Ksh1,400
  • North Rift – Ksh1,500
  • Eldoret Shuttle- Ksh1,300
  • NNUS Shuttle- Ksh1,200

Major towns between Nairobi to Bungoma County

Nairobi to Nakuru

Distance: approximately 161.3 kilometers

Fare range: from 300 to 1000 Ksh

Nakuru city is the largest town you will pass through along the Nairobi to Bungoma County route Nakuru is famous for Lake Nakuru. This salty lake attracts thousands of flamingos and other bird species. Visitors can enjoy game drives in Lake Nakuru National Park, also home to rhinos, lions, and other wildlife.

Nakuru to Eldoret

Distance: approximately 166 kilometers

Fare range: from 400 to 800 Ksh

Eldoret is a bustling town known for its agricultural activities and is often referred to as the “City of Champions” due to its history of producing world-class athletes. Visitors can explore the nearby Kerio Valley and enjoy breathtaking views from the escarpment.

Eldoret to Webuye

Distance: approximately 71.6 kilometers

Fare range: from 200 to 400 Ksh

Webuye is an industrial town known for the Pan Paper Mills, a significant paper production plant in the region.

Webuye is known for its industrial significance, housing the Pan Paper Mills, one of the largest paper mills in East Africa. While in Webuye, learn about the town’s industrial heritage and interact culturally with the local communities.