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There are 8 ways to get from Brisbane to Mbale by plane, car or bus

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Fly Brisbane to Entebbe, drive

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Entebbe (EBB)
  2. Drive from Entebbe to Mbale

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Bus to Toowoomba, fly to Entebbe, drive

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
  2. Fly from Toowoomba (WTB) to Entebbe (EBB)
  3. Drive from Entebbe to Mbale

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Fly Brisbane to Nairobi, bus

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Nairobi (NBO)
  2. Take the bus from Nairobi to Mbale

Fly Brisbane to Jinja, drive

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Jinja (JIN)
  2. Drive from Jinja to Mbale

Fly Brisbane to Eldoret, bus

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Eldoret (EDL)
  2. Take the bus from Eldoret to Malaba
  3. Take the bus from Malaba to Mbale

Fly Brisbane to Kisumu, bus

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Kisumu (KIS)
  2. Take the bus from Kisumu to Mumias
  3. Take the bus from Malaba to Mbale

Fly Brisbane to Musoma, drive

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Musoma (MUZ)
  2. Drive from Musoma to Mbale

Fly Brisbane to Pakuba, drive

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Pakuba (PAF)
  2. Drive from Pakuba to Mbale

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Mbale is to bus and fly and drive which costs $700 - $2,100 and takes 35h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Mbale is to fly and drive which costs $1,400 - $3,500 and takes 29h 42m.

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The distance between Brisbane and Mbale is 12887 km.

It takes approximately 29h 42m to get from Brisbane to Mbale, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Brisbane Airport to Entebbe Airport. The quickest flight takes 24h 30m and has one stopover.

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Mbale is 7h behind Brisbane. It is currently 7:55 AM in Brisbane and 12:55 AM in Mbale.

Singapore Airlines, Qantas, Kenya Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Brisbane Airport to Entebbe Airport.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Mbale. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Brisbane Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs $19 - $21.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Mbale.
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  • Distance: 12887.5 km
  • Duration: 29h 42m

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Mbale, Uganda?

There is no direct connection from Brisbane to Mbale. However, you can take the train to International Airport station, platform 2, take the walk to Brisbane airport, fly to Entebbe, then take the drive to Mbale. Alternatively, you can take the train to International Airport station, platform 2, take the walk to Brisbane airport, fly to Nairobi, take the taxi to Airport Junction, take the bus to JKIA - Passenger Drop Off, take the walk to JKIA - Airport Town Stage, take the bus to Otc, take the walk to Nairobi, then take the bus to Mbale.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Brisbane to Entebbe via Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Brisbane to Nairobi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Flights from Brisbane to Eldoret via Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Flights from Brisbane to Eldoret via Sydney, Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Brisbane to Kisumu via Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Brisbane to Kisumu via Melbourne, Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Brisbane to Kisumu via Sydney, Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Brisbane to Kisumu via Melbourne, Abu Dhabi, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
27h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Brisbane to Kisumu via Sydney, Johannesburg, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
32h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Toowoomba to Entebbe via Brisbane, Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
27h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Aerolink Uganda
Website
aerolinkuganda.com
Flights from Brisbane to Jinja via Dubai, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
47h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Brisbane to Jinja via Dubai, Addis Ababa, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
47h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Brisbane to Jinja via Dubai, Nairobi, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
47h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Brisbane to Pakuba via Dubai, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
47h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Brisbane to Pakuba via Sydney, Johannesburg, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
38h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,300
Flights from Brisbane to Pakuba via Singapore Changi, Dubai, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
39h 20m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $2,900
Flights from Brisbane to Pakuba via Kuala Lumpur, Dubai, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
34h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $2,400
Flights from Brisbane to Pakuba via Sydney, Dubai, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
2 days 1h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,100
Flights from Brisbane to Pakuba via Ngurah Rai, Dubai, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
36h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Brisbane to Entebbe via Dubai
Ave. Duration
24h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Brisbane to Entebbe via Melbourne, Dubai
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flights from Brisbane to Entebbe via Sydney, Dubai
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,900
Flights from Brisbane to Nairobi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Flights from Brisbane to Nairobi via Melbourne, Dubai
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Brisbane to Nairobi via Singapore Changi, Dubai
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Flights from Toowoomba to Entebbe via Brisbane, Dubai
Ave. Duration
28h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Charterlines, Inc.
Website
charterlines.com
Flights from Brisbane to Musoma via Doha, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
41h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,800
Flights from Brisbane to Musoma via Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
42h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,000
Flights from Brisbane to Musoma via Singapore Changi, Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
29h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,400
Flights from Brisbane to Musoma via Sydney, Johannesburg, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
33h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $3,300
Flights from Brisbane to Musoma via Doha, Muscat, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
41h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Flights from Brisbane to Musoma via Melbourne, Dubai, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
45h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,200
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Nairobi via Dubai
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Flights from Brisbane to Nairobi via Melbourne, Dubai
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,800
Flights from Brisbane to Nairobi via Singapore Changi, Dubai
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $3,000
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Brisbane to Nairobi via Melbourne, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Flights from Brisbane to Nairobi via Sydney, Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,000
Flights from Brisbane to Kisumu via Melbourne, Abu Dhabi, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
31h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Brisbane to Nairobi via Doha
Ave. Duration
33h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,500
Flights from Toowoomba to Entebbe via Melbourne, Doha
Ave. Duration
37h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Toowoomba to Entebbe via Sydney, Doha
Ave. Duration
39h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Uganda Airlines
Website
ugandairlines.com
Flights from Toowoomba to Entebbe via Melbourne, Dubai
Ave. Duration
31h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Toowoomba to Entebbe via Brisbane, Dubai
Ave. Duration
26h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Toowoomba to Entebbe via Sydney, Dubai
Ave. Duration
34h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Brisbane to Entebbe via Singapore Changi, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
30h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brisbane to Entebbe via Singapore Changi, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
30h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
Fly540
Website
fly540.com
Flights from Brisbane to Eldoret via Sydney, Abu Dhabi, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,100
Bus operators
Easy Coach
Phone
+254 0202210711
Email
ict@easycoach.co.ke
Website
easycoach.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Mbale
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Schedules at
easycoach.co.ke
Tahmeed Coach Ltd
Phone
0729356561
Website
tahmeedexpress.com
Bus from Eldoret to Malaba
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
tahmeedexpress.com
MASH
Phone
+254 730 889 000
Email
info@masheastafrica.com
Website
masheastafrica.com
Bus from Malaba to Mbale
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
masheastafrica.com
Book at
mashpoa.com
Coast Bus
Website
coastbus.com
Bus from Kisumu to Mumias
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
coastbus.com
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long-distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$15 - $23
Advantage
$17 - $25
Premium
$19 - $28
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Email
charter@busqld.com.au
Website
busqld.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au

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