Mtito Andei is a little town on the Mombasa to Nairobi Highway and Railway. It lies at the western edge of Tsavo National Park and 2 entrance gates into the park are placed in the town. The town is administrated by Mtito Andei town council which serves as the sub-country headquarters for sub-county Mtiti Andei in which the town is placed. Mtito Andei is the house of the South Eastern Kenya University a public university a few kilometer from the town.
The affordable way to get from Nairobi to Mtito Andei by bus. Sgr prices from Nairobi to Mtito Andei $20 - $30 and takes 3h 50m.
The top way to get from Nairobi to Mtito Andei without a personal vehicle is to train. SGR fare from Nairobi to Mtito Andei $40 and takes 3h.
The fastest way to get from Nairobi to Mtito Andei by bus. sgr booking via Mpesa from Nairobi to Mtito Andei price $40 and takes 3h.
Mtito Andei lies on the key rail line of Kenya railways, between Nairobi and Mombasa. The town is also have Mtito Andei airport. The key thoroughfare going via town is the Mombasa-Nairobi Road. Going south east, the road continues on to Tsavo, then Voi and finally Mombasa. Going north west, the road goes via Sultan Hamud and Kibwezi, before entering Nairobi.
One of the exit or entrance points for Tsavo west national park, placed on its northern end on the outskirt of Mtiti Andei. It has shop, gift, toilets and KWS offices.