There are 3 ways to get from Fort Portal to Kahama by car, plane, taxi or bus

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Recommended option

Drive  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Fort Portal to Kahama 497.9 miles

$65 - $100

Cheapest option

Drive to Bukoba, fly to Mwanza, taxi  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Fort Portal to Bukoba
  2. Fly from Bukoba (BKZ) to Mwanza (MWZ) BKZ - MWZ
  3. Take a taxi from Mwanza to Kahama

$185 - $320

1 alternative option

Bus to Kasese, fly to Entebbe, drive  •  14 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Portal to Kasese
  2. Fly from Kasese (KSE) to Entebbe (EBB) KSE - EBB
  3. Drive from Entebbe to Kahama

$290 - $385

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Portal and Kahama is 563 km. The road distance is 796.7 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 25 min to drive 796.7 km from Fort Portal to Kahama.

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The quickest flight from Bukoba Airport to Mwanza Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Portal to Kahama is 797 km. It takes approximately 12 h 25 min to drive from Fort Portal to Kahama.

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Air Tanzania, Precision Air and Auric Air Services Limited offer flights from Bukoba Airport to Mwanza Airport.

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Map of how to get from Fort Portal to Kahama.
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  • Distance: 351.7 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 25 min

What companies run services between Fort Portal, Uganda and Kahama, Tanzania?

You can drive from Fort Portal to Kahama in around 12 h 25 min.

Airlines
Aerolink Uganda
Website
aerolinkuganda.com
Flights from Kasese to Entebbe
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $190
Air Tanzania
Website
airtanzania.co.tz
Flights from Bukoba to Mwanza
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $180
Precision Air
Website
precisionairtz.com
Flights from Bukoba to Mwanza
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Auric Air Services Limited
Website
auricair.com
Flights from Bukoba to Mwanza
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Bus operators
Link Bus Services
Phone
+256 414-255 426
Email
info@link.co.ug
Website
link.co.ug
Bus from Fort Portal to Kasese
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
link.co.ug
Other operators
Taxi from Mwanza to Kahama
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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