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

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Bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Portal to Kampala

Cheapest option

Bus, fly  •  4 h 26 min

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

$234 - $297

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Fort Portal to Kampala 184.5 miles

$25 - $40

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Fort Portal and arriving at Kampala. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Fort Portal and Kampala is 259 km. The road distance is 295.3 km.

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The best way to get from Fort Portal to Kampala without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 33 min and costs .

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The bus from Fort Portal to Kampala takes 4 h 33 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Fort Portal to Kampala bus services, operated by Link Bus Services, depart from Fort Portal station.

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The quickest flight from Kasese Airport to Entebbe Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Fort Portal to Kampala bus services, operated by Link Bus Services, arrive at Kampala station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Portal to Kampala is 295 km. It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to drive from Fort Portal to Kampala.

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Aerolink Uganda offers flights from Kasese Airport to Entebbe Airport.

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There are 526+ hotels available in Kampala. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Portal to Kampala.
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  • Distance: 162.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 33 min

What companies run services between Fort Portal, Uganda and Kampala, Uganda?

Link Bus Services operates a bus from Fort Portal to Kampala every 15 minutes, and the journey takes 4 h 33 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
Bus operators
Link Bus Services
Phone
+256 414-255 426
Email
info@link.co.ug
Website
link.co.ug
Bus from Fort Portal to Kampala
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
link.co.ug
Bus from Fort Portal to Kasese
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
link.co.ug

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