The area is easily accessible by road and air.

The advantage of using road transport whether public or private means is that you get an absolutely amazing opportunity to view numerous things and also make unforgettable stopovers. Although this may be tiresome and lengthy. Majority of the roads are paved with marram and conditions of the roads are generally good since the county government is responsible for them. It is best advised you use 4 wheel drive vehicles since climatic conditions may change.

By road from Nairobi, one may use the Nairobi – Nakuru – Eldoret – Kitale highway. Once you reach Kitale at the bus terminus if, on public transport, you may be required to board another vehicle to Kapenguria which will follow the Kapenguria – Lodwar road.

Air transport is the fastest and most comfortable means of travel. One may get a fly to Kishaunet airstrip located in West Pokot and then use road transport to Kapenguria town via the Kapenguria – Lodwar road which takes approximately 17 minutes. Flights can either be picked at Nairobi or Eldoret.


How to get around in the county

Most towns in Kenya have adequate public transport including West Pokot. Nissan vans, taxis, camel rides and motorbikes can be used to move around the county.

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