A109 road (Kenya)

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A109 Road
Mombasa road
Route information
Length: 470 km (290 mi)
Major junctions
Northwest end: Nairobi
1°17′34″S 36°49′13″E / 1.2927°S 36.8204°E / -1.2927; 36.8204 (A109 road, northwestern end)
Southeast end: Changamwe, Mombasa
4°01′48″S 39°37′57″E / 4.0299°S 39.6326°E / -4.0299; 39.6326 (A109 road, southeastern end)
Counties: Nairobi County, Machakos County, Kajiado County, Makueni County, Taita-Taveta County, Kwale County, Mombasa County
Major cities: Nairobi, Athi River, Voi, Mombasa
Highway system
Roads in Kenya
The A109, Kenya

The A109 road is the main road link between the Kenyan cities of Nairobi and Mombasa. It is also known as The Mombasa road. For the majority of the distance, the road runs adjacent to the Nairobi-Mombasa main line, itself a branch of the Uganda Railway. It is also regarded as one of the most dangerous roads in the country due to the many hundreds of road deaths that have occurred in the last few years.

Towns and junctions[edit]

The following towns, listed from east towards the west, are located along the highway.[1] Major junctions are in italics.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Rough Guide Map to Kenya

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 2°36′14″S 38°04′54″E / 2.6039°S 38.0818°E / -2.6039; 38.0818