How to Reach Us

Where is the Department of Botany?

Department of Botany is situated in the Second Floor, Western Wing of the New Science Complex (NSC) in the main Campus of JKUAT, which is in Juja township, off Thika Road. This township is approximately 37 kilometres from Nairobi and approximately 10 kilometres from Thika town. The campus is is about 300 metres from the highway.

Where is Juja Campus of JKUAT?
From Nairobi

Upon reaching Juja township leave the highway before the flyover and turn left after the Senate Hotel. This will take you directly to the main gate.
From Central Kenya

Up reaching Juja, drive over the flyover and turn right at the end of the flyover and once past the Senate Hotel turn left to drive directly to the main gate.

Public Transport

From Nairobi

Board a route 237matatu at Ronald Ngala Street around Tusker or at the former Kenya Bus Service bus station or any bus stop along Thika Road. Currently, the normal fare from Nairobi is 100 shillings. Alight at Juja township bus stop and either walk to the campus or use a boda boda (bicycle taxi) to the campus. The boda boda ride will cost you 20 shillings.
From Central Kenya

Any matatu or bus going past Thika towards Nairobi will get you to Juja township. Upon alighting at Juja bus stop. You can walk to the campus or take a boda boda taxi for 20 shillings.