02 Jun

The Madaraka Express is a popular train service operated by the Kenya Railways Corporation, connecting Nairobi to Mombasa.

Sgr Train Schedule: 

The train operates daily, departing from both Nairobi and Mombasa. The morning train (SGR Intercounty) leaves Nairobi at 8:00 AM and arrives in Mombasa at 2:00 PM. 

The afternoon train (Express) departs Nairobi at 3:00 PM and arrives in Mombasa at 8:30 PM. 

The night train departs Nairobi at 10:00 PM and arrives in Mombasa at 3:35 AM the next day.

Ticket Prices: 

The ticket prices vary depending on the class of service. Economy Class costs Ksh 1500 for adults.

First Class costs Ksh 4500 for adults.


Tickets can be booked through the official Kenya Railways Corporation website or at the train stations. It is advisable to book in advance, especially during peak travel seasons.

Journey Duration: 

The journey from Nairobi to Mombasa takes approximately 5-6 hours, depending on the train service.

Contact Details: For inquiries, complaints, and lost & found, call 0709 388 887. For bookings, call 0709 388 888. You can also email info@krc.co.ke