Kampala Entebbe Airport
Kampala Entebbe Airport is the only international airport in the African country of Uganda, close to the centre of Entebbe (75,000 inhabitants) and Lake Victoria. Lake Victoria is Africa’s largest lake, named after Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom by British explorer John Hanning Speke. The airport has two terminals and is home to the national carrier Uganda Airlines. Domestic flights from Kampala Entebbe Airport are operated by Eagle Air and Aerolink Uganda.
Where is Kampala Entebbe Airport situated?
The airport is located in the municipality of Entebbe southwest of Kampala. From the capital of Uganda, the fastest way to reach the airport is via the Kampala – Entebbe Expressway.
How many terminals does Kampala Entebbe Airport have?
Kampala Entebbe Airport has two terminals, one for Arrivals and one for Departures. The new terminal (Departures) opened in 2021 and is connected to the old terminal (Arrivals).
The distance from Kampala Entebbe Airport to the centre of Kampala is 40 kilometres. By car, it takes 75 minutes to get to the centre of Kampala.
From EBB Airport to Kampala City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Kampala Entebbe Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Kampala Entebbe Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Kampala Entebbe Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Kampala Entebbe Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Kampala Entebbe Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Kampala is about UGX 110000.-. Book your taxi at Kampala Entebbe Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From EBB Airport to Kampala City centre by Taxi
At Kampala Entebbe Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Europcar and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Kampala Entebbe Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Kampala Entebbe Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Kenya Airways
- Qatar Airways
- Turkish Airlines
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Kampala
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Kampala Entebbe Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
Kampala: Private Motorized City Tour with Lunch
Discover Kampala's major cultural and historical attractions in the company of a local guide. Enjoy a private, all-day driven city tour that takes you to Kampala's 5 major attractions and includes a taste of traditional Ugandan food at a local restaurant.
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