Busia is a town in Kenya. It is the capital and largest town of Busia County. Busia, Kenya is located in Busia County, approximately 451 kilometres (280 mi), by road, north-west of Nairobi, Kenya's capital and largest city. This location is immediately east of Busia, Uganda.
The towns of Busia, Kenya and Busia, Uganda are very busy border towns on Kenya's border with Uganda. The towns of Malaba, Kenya and Malaba, Uganda, approximately 29 kilometres (18 mi) to the north, along with the Busia megalopolis account for the bulk of trade and traffic between the two East African Community countries.
Busia has a population of over 51,981 people.