254 is the country calling code for Kenya.
Kenya is a country on the continent of Africa. The capital city of Kenya is Nairobi.
How to Call Kenya from the UK
To call a telephone number in Kenya from the UK:
- Dial the international call prefix. For calls from the UK this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
- Dial the country code for Kenya - 254.
- Dial the number of the person/business, omitting the first zero if there is one.
When calling Kenya from the UK, please note there is a time difference between Kenya and the UK.
The time right now in Kenya is . The date is .
The current time in the UK is . The date is .
The time difference between Kenya and UK (United Kingdom) is 2 hours.
The currency used in Kenya is the Kenyan shilling (KES).
The current exchange rates between the Kenyan shilling and the British pound (KES to GBP, GBP to KES) are:
- 1 Kenyan shilling (KES) = 0.007 GBP
- 1 British pound (GBP) = 140.93 KES
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
Kenya – Facts and Figures
According to data from the World Bank, the population of Kenya in recent years is:
- 2018 - 51,393,010
- 2017 - 50,221,473
- 2016 - 49,051,686
- 2015 - 47,878,336
- 2014 - 46,699,981
- 2013 - 45,519,889
Useful information about Kenya
- Two-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-2): KE
- Three-letter Country Code (ISO 3166-1 alpha-3): KEN
- Region: Africa
- Capital: Nairobi
- Area: 580,367 square km
- Language(s): English, Swahili
- Borders: Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan, Tanzania, United Republic of, Uganda
Map of Kenya
The location of Kenya is shown on the map below.