If you are looking for a ride or would like to offer one, you can make use of our rideshare-board, which is maintained solely for the purpose of facilitating rides to Vipassana courses.
Courses are currently held at the Compuera Mang'u Girls High School located in Mang'u area, off the Thika Superhighway - Exit 16. The map below shows the location. We recommend that students share transportation or arrange to be dropped off and picked up if possible. Please note that once the course begins students are not permitted access to their cars, as they are parked outside the course boundary.
The centre is located in Mang'u, off the Thika Superhighway Exit 16 in Kiambu County. From Nairobi CBD board matatu 237 at Tusker stage. Alternatively, board the 'Kenya Mpya' bus located on Firestone Lane, off Latema Road (Odeon Stage). Both options will get onto Thika Superhighway. Ask the conductor to drop you off at Ndarugu stage on Exit 16.
If driving, turn onto the dirt road at Ndarugu Stage. Drive about 5 kilometers until you come to the Compuera Mang'u Girls High School gate to the right.
Taxis are readily available from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. At the time of writing Uber taxi fares typically cost between 1600 – 2800 Kenya Shillings from JKIA to Compuera Mang'u Girls High School. Although slightly more expensive, it is advisable to organise a taxi from one of the taxi companies at arrivals, as their fares are standardised. Tell the driver that you would like to go to Compuera Mang'u Girls High School on Thika Superhighway, and give them the directions above.