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

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  1. Drive from Busia to Malaba
  2. Take the bus from Malaba to Mbale

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  1. Drive from Busia to Mbale

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Uganda

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Uganda from May 26.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Uganda

International flights leaving Kenya are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Kenya

Currently, we are unable to provide international travel restriction information for Uganda relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19). For the latest travel status in Uganda, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Uganda

Last updated: May 17 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The most affordable way to get from Busia to Mbale is to drive, which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Busia to Mbale is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 13m.

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The distance between Busia and Mbale is 70 km. The road distance is 77.1 km.

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It takes approximately 1h 45m to get from Busia to Mbale, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Busia to Mbale is 77 km. It takes approximately 1h 13m to drive from Busia to Mbale.

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

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  • Distance: 69.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 45m

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

There is no direct connection from Busia to Mbale. However, you can take the drive to Malaba then take the bus to Mbale. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Mbale.

Bus operators
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

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