How To Book SGR Via Online | Easy Way

How To Book SGR Via Online Easy Way

SGR booking can now be done at the comfort of your seat. No more hustle with the trip to an SGR station, here is a complete guide to make you learn how to book SGR via online.

Online booking of SGR can be done by several devices including a phone, laptop, desktop, ipad or whichever device that you have as long as you have access to the internet.

That said, lets get started and see the following steps on how to book SGR via online:

Step 1: Access SGR Website

Go to the SGR online website  to book online.

Thus is what you will see,

How to book SGR

Step 2: Choose Train

Under Train Type, choose your desired train. Options available is the

  • Inter-county
  • Express

The Nairobi-to-Coast Express train does not stop at any of the stations along the way.

The train has two classes: first and economy, and it leaves from Nairobi Terminus or Syokimau Main Station.

It is also possible to go from Mombasa Terminus or Miritini Main Station.

Inter-county means it will stop in several stations along the way.

Step 3: Choose Destination

Under FROM enter the place you will board the train. Then TO enter your destination

In this section, the SGR stations to book options available include

  • Nairobi Terminus
  • Mombasa Terminus
  • Voi
  • Mtito Andei
  • Mariakani
  • Miaseny
  • Kimali
  • Emali
  • Athi River

For example, if you are looking for how to book SGR train from Mombasa to Nairobi, in the section FROM select Mombasa, then in the section TO select Nairobi, that’s it.

Step 4: Choose Departure Date

You have to indicate the day you will be traveling by simply clicking the calendar icon and selecting the appropriate date.

Step 4: Click Book A Train

Congratulations. You are almost done. You have just booked your train but its time to pay fare based on age

Step 5: Fill Number of People To Travel

A new window will open up indicating prices for adults, and children.

Also, you will see where to indicate the number of persons whether a child or an adult.

Once done, the total fare will calculate.

Click Book A Train in order to go to payment section

Step 5: Pay For Tickets

In this window, you will indicate the full names of people who will be travelling. Including gender and nationality.

Also, for adults you will fill the National Identification (ID) number.

Under Payment details, enter your mobile number the one you will use to make payment which is mandatory. In email, its optional to fill,

On the side, you will see the coach you will board, date, time, number of adults and children and total amount to pay.

Pay with your mpesa the total amount.

Click the box I’m not a robot.

The click to the following box to accept terms and conditions. You can read more of the conditions if you can.

Then click pay now, or pay later. Based on how ready you want to make payment.

Assume you want to pay now, you will need to pay with mpesa. Follow this steps

Buying SGR Tickets

  1. Go to YOUR MPESA Menu on the phone.
  2. Choose Lipa Na Mpesa
  3. Select Paybill
  4. Input SGR Paybill Number 809888.
  5. Input the Account No. (should be your ticker number as shown in the screen)
  6. Enter the applicable amount and click confirm.
  7. Wait for the Confirmation SMS from safaricom Mpesa.

That’s how to book SGR online and pay via Paybill.

You will shortly receive your SGR booking number and tickets via SMS.

In case you encounter a problem use this

SGR Booking Contacts

The following are SGR customer care and SGR contacts

Phone 1: 0728603581

Phone 2: 0728603582

Phone 3: 0708572574

Phone 4: 0708571587

SGR Seat Numbers

Seats can be for first class or economy class. Once you book, you will be automatically allocated an SGR seat numbers such that the seat can only be booked once. SGR seat can either be in the s by 2 side or 2 by 3 side.

Before I forget to tell you, SGR App is available on google playstore. Also, if you can’t access the internet, you can still book your SGR by phone. Thus, you can read

How Do I Book My SGR By Phone Easily

I hope the article has been helpful in showing you how to book SGR. Enjoy your trip.

Kenyans Consult

At Kenyans Consult, we are proud Kenyan writers. We write anything that pertains to Kenya and is worth sharing. We hope to share more about Kenya with the world through our writing. Check our articles to learn more about Kenya.

Recent Posts