There are 2 ways to get from Busia to Kampala by bus or car

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Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Busia to Kampala

$6 - $10

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Busia to Kampala 122.1 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Busia to Kampala is to bus which costs $6 - $10 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Busia to Kampala is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Busia and Kampala is 171 km. The road distance is 195.4 km.

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The bus from Busia to Kampala takes 4 h 30 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Busia and arriving at Kampala. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Busia to Kampala.
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  • Distance: 106.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Busia, Kenya and Kampala, Uganda?

Easy Coach operates a bus from Busia to Kampala 3 times a day. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Modern Coast also services this route twice daily.

Bus operators
Easy Coach
Phone
+254 738 200314
Email
ict@easycoach.co.ke
Website
easycoach.co.ke
Bus from Busia to Kampala
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
easycoach.co.ke
Modern Coast
Website
modern.co.ke
Bus from Busia to Kampala
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
modern.co.ke

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