2013 Promises a Smooth Costruction Period for Langata Road Contractor

The Ksh.2Billion highway project which is to see the expansion of Langata Road from a single lane to a dual carriage-way, is well on track and currently a single lane to a from is operational.

Despite the heavy downpour characterized by extensive flooding that hit Nairobi, construction works at the Langata Road Project went on undisturbed. The Ksh.2Billion highway project which is to see the expansion of Langata Road from a single lane to a dual carriage-way, is well on track and currently a single lane to a from is operational.

After a heavy downpour, the underpass was flooded the night before.

After a heavy downpour, the underpass was flooded the night before.

Langata Road has seen the worst of traffic jams ever and before the construction started, but at the moment the traffic is smoothly flowing.

This project is slated to be complete in May this year. Just for clarfication, the term 'coplex' as used in the title of this post means the whole Bomas Junction.

Section of Langata Road that is operational

Section of Langata Road that is operational

Traffic Flow

  • Traffic from Langata Road to Karen direction will proceed inside the underpass straight on to Karen.
  • Traffic from Langata Road to Magadi Road (Rongai) will keep far left, avoid the underpass turn left into Magadi Road.
  • Traffic from Langata Road to Forest Edge Road (Bomas of Kenya) will keep left, avoid the underpass, enter the roundabout, turn right into Forest Edge Road.
  • Traffic from Langata Road to City Center will keep left, avoid the underpass, enter the roundabout, turn right follow the roundabout into a service lane that takes you back to Langata Road.
Facing the Bomas Junction from Forest Road

Facing the Bomas Junction from Forest Road

Tthe navigation on the roads are quite simple, in-case of a question, ask it in the comments section below and we will respond.