Matatu Fare Prices from Nairobi to Murang’a County

Murang’a County is a beautiful region known for its beautiful landscapes, rich cultural heritage, and agricultural activities. If you’re planning a trip from Nairobi to Murang’a County, understanding the matatu fare prices and the major towns along the route can be helpful. This article will discuss the Matatu fare from Nairobi to Murang’a County, and highlight some of the most exciting attractions in the area.

Fare from Nairobi to Murang’a County

Distance: 85.8 km

The journey takes: 1 hr 50 min

  • Murang’a Shuttle- Ksh250
  • Namu Supreme- Ksh250
  • MTN- Ksh250

Nairobi to Thika Town

Distance: Approximately 45.1 kilometers

Matatu fares: range from 50-150 Ksh

The journey from Nairobi to Murang’a County often starts in Thika Town, a vibrant industrial town just outside Nairobi.

Things to do in Thika

Visit the fascinating Chania Falls, a picturesque waterfall surrounded by lush greenery and offering a serene environment. Enjoy nature walks and bird watching at the Blue Posts Hotel, located on the banks of the Chania River. Another fun thing to see is the Fourteen Falls, magnificent waterfalls providing breathtaking views and boat ride opportunities.

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Thika to Kenol

Distance: Approximately 17.1 kilometers

Matatus fare: range from 100-150 Ksh

Exciting things to do in Kenol

The Sagana River in Kenol is perfect for whitewater rafting and relaxing picnics along its banks. Learn about the history and culture of the Murang’a people by visiting their cultural center.

Kenel to Murang’a Town

Distance: Approximately 29 kilometers

Matatu fares: range from 50-250 Ksh