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Streamlined Booking for the Madaraka Express Train: Secure Your Advance SGR Reservations Now!

Are you an international traveler planning a trip to Kenya? Do you want to explore the scenic route between Nairobi and Mombasa using the efficient SGR Trains? If you're pondering over how to make your Madaraka Express Train reservations without Mpesa, worry not. We've got the solution for you: PayPal!

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Exploring Your Travel Options

Discover the range of convenient train services at your disposal for the Nairobi-Mombasa route:

Madaraka Express Trains (Afternoon and Night Services)

Train E2 – Afternoon from Nairobi to Mombasa (with a stop in Voi)

  • Departure: 3:00 PM from Nairobi
  • Arrival: 8:30 PM in Mombasa
  • Stops: Voi

Train E1 – Afternoon from Mombasa to Nairobi (with a stop in Voi)

  • Departure: 3:00 PM from Mombasa
  • Arrival: 8:18 PM in Nairobi
  • Stops: Voi

Train E4 – Night from Nairobi to Mombasa

  • Departure: 10:00 PM from Nairobi
  • Arrival: 3:35 AM in Mombasa

Train E3 – Night from Mombasa to Nairobi

  • Departure: 10:00 PM from Mombasa
  • Arrival: 3:35 AM in Nairobi

Inter-County Trains (Morning Services)

Train N2 – Morning from Nairobi

  • Departure: 8:00 AM from Nairobi
  • Arrival: 2:00 PM in Mombasa

Train N1 – Morning from Mombasa

  • Departure: 8:00 AM from Mombasa
  • Arrival: 2:10 PM in Nairobi

Efficient Schedules and Durations

For your convenience, here's a snapshot of the train schedules and journey durations:

Nairobi to Mombasa Train Schedule





N2 (Morning)

6 Hrs 00 Min

8:00 AM

2:00 PM

E2 (Afternoon)

5 Hrs 30 Min

3:00 PM

8:30 PM

E4 (Night)

5 Hrs 35 Min

10:00 PM

3:35 AM

Mombasa to Nairobi Train Schedule





N1 (Morning)

6 Hrs 10 Min

8:00 AM

2:10 PM

E1 (Afternoon)

5 Hrs 18 Min

3:00 PM

8:18 PM

E3 (Night)

5 Hrs 35 Min

10:00 PM

3:35 AM

Simplified Booking Process

Our booking process is designed with your convenience in mind. Here's a simple breakdown:

  • Select Your Preferences: Let us know your preferred travel time (Morning, Afternoon, or Night) and your chosen class (First or Second).
  • Check Availability: We'll confirm ticket availability for your chosen train and class.
  • Submit Travel Details: Share your travel information and complete the payment via PayPal.
  • Ticket Reservation: Our team will handle the ticket booking process on your behalf.
  • Receive E-Ticket: You'll receive an e-ticket Booking Number and User Number.
  • Collect Your Ticket: Simply use the provided Booking number and User Number to print your tickets at the station on the day of your journey. If you're in the departure city, we can even deliver the ticket to you in person prior to your departure.

Required Information and Secure Payment

To ensure a seamless booking experience, we'll need your travel details for ticket issuance. For payment, we offer the convenience and security of PayPal.

Transparent Ticket Charges

Travel affordably with our competitive ticket rates:

  • First Class tickets: Kshs 3000 (~$31) per ticket.
  • Economy class tickets: Kshs 1000 (~$11) per ticket.
  • Children aged 12-17 years: Full Price
  • Children aged 3-11 years: Half Price
  • Infants (Below 3 years): Free
  • An additional $10 per ticket facilitation charge applies.

Customer Testimonials

Don't just take our word for it! Discover the feedback from our delighted clients, giving you insights into their exceptional experiences.

Seamlessly Beyond the Terminals

Maximize your journey with smooth connections:

Mombasa SGR Terminus Link

  • Access Mombasa Terminus Miritini using buses (Matatus) from the old Railway station in Mombasa town (Kshs 200 fare).
  • Benefit from affordable transport options at the Mombasa station, including Taxis, Buses, and Vans serving various destinations along the Kenyan Coast.

Nairobi SGR Terminus Link

  • Seamless connections between the Main train station and the Old Nairobi Railways Station in the CBD through commuter trains and bus services (Kshs 50 fare).
  • Convenient link trains to the SGR Terminus from Nairobi Central Station are available in the morning, midday, and evening.

Make your Madaraka Express journey a breeze – book your tickets now and embark on an unforgettable adventure!




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