You can travel to Uganda from Kenya through either Busia or Malaba border points, either driving or by bus. A bus will likely pass through Kisumu and cross from Kenya to Uganda at the Busia border. The immigration will most likely ask you to show your Yellow fever vaccination and coronavirus negative test certificates.
Can you drive from Kenya to Uganda?
Yes, the driving distance between Kenya to Uganda is 682 km. It takes approximately 9h 56m to drive from Kenya to Uganda.
Can I travel from Kenya to Uganda without a passport?
Documentation Needed at Kenyan-Uganda Ports of Entry
Individuals crossing the Kenyan-Uganda border will need certain documents to do so, including the following: Passport (or national ID for East Africans) Visa (if applicable) Yellow fever vaccination certificate.
Are buses going to Uganda from Kenya?
Traveling between Nairobi, Kenya and Kampala, Uganda by bus is pretty straightforward. One bus takes you all the way. No transfers are required. The trip takes 12-14 hours.
Are there any travel warnings for Uganda?
Exercise increased caution in Uganda due to crime. Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 2 Travel Health Notice for Uganda due to COVID-19, indicating a moderate level of COVID-19 in the country.
How many hours is it from Kenya to Uganda?
Flying time from Kenya to Uganda
The total flight duration from Kenya to Uganda is 1 hour, 20 minutes.
How much does it cost from Nairobi to Kampala?
The quickest way to get from Nairobi to Kampala is to take a plane, tickets to which cost on average 274 USD and travel time is 2 hours. ✚ How far is it from Nairobi to Kampala? The distance from Nairobi to Kampala is 313 miles. The road distance is 407 miles.
Does a Kenyan need a visa to go to Uganda?
A citizen of any of the East African Community Partner States (Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda) does not require a visa to travel to or through East Africa.
Do I need a passport to travel from Nairobi to Mombasa?
Citizens of Kenya only need an ID card or valid driving license to fly domestically. If you are a citizen of another nation, you will be required to bring your passport.
Which countries are visa free to Uganda?
List of visa exempt nationalities i.e. nationals of countries that do not pay for Uganda visas
|Angola Eritrea Malawi Madagascar Seychelles Swaziland Zambia Comoros Kenya Mauritius Zimbabwe Botswana||Tanzania Rwanda Kenya Burundi|
How much does it cost from Kampala to Nairobi by bus?
The cheapest way to get from Kampala to Nairobi is to bus which costs $19 – $30 and takes 11h 30m.
How much is an air ticket from Uganda to Kenya?
Flights to Cities in Kenya
|Entebbe to Nairobi||UGX826,836|
|Entebbe to Mombasa||UGX3,804,153|
|Entebbe to Malindi||UGX17,138,453,581|
|Entebbe to Kisumu||UGX1,263,320|
How much is it from Uganda to Nairobi by bus?
MASH operates a bus from Kampala to Nairobi 3 times a day. Tickets cost $18 – $35 and the journey takes 11h 30m. Modern Coast also services this route twice daily.
What can you not wear in Uganda?
Short, tight or revealing clothes should be avoided. And our advice would be to avoid wearing shorts – most Ugandan women would not wear these; they wear skirts or dresses that usually cover the knees. A long skirt or loose-fitting trousers are good in the heat and will protect you from the sun.
Is Uganda rich or poor?
With an average GDP per capita of US$332 in 1998, Uganda is one of the poorest countries in the world. The vast majority of Ugandans are farmers on small plots of land which are used for subsistence agriculture or for the cultivation of cash crops such as coffee and tea.
Do I need a visa to go to Uganda?
A visa will be required when you travel to Uganda as well as a passport with validity of up to 6 months after you enter the country. You may also have the option of applying for an e-visa in order to enter Uganda.