DIAL 999 TO CALL AN AMBULANCE IN KENYA
By dialing 999 which is a toll-free number for emergency services in Kenya, including for ambulance, fire and EMS, according to the government. However, there is no guarantee that calling this number will result in finding rapid access to trained prehospital providers outside of city centers. Please consult our Kenya EMS Coverage Map to find other ambulance providers in your area.
CAN I CALL FOR HELP ANYWHERE?
No. Calling 999 will likely only be possible in Nairobi. See below for other numbers in and out of Nairobi.
Regarding public ambulance services: “Among key interviewers, there was discrepancy regarding community awareness of the emergency phone number: Some thought the community was generally aware that a national emergency number was available; others thought that the majority of community members did not have knowledge of this number. Among participants, very few respondents reported an awareness of an emergency phone number.
NAIROBI (Wilson Airport)