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

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Bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Kampala to Busia

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Drive  •  2h 50m

  1. Drive from Kampala to Busia 195.6 km

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The cheapest way to get from Kampala to Busia is to bus which costs $7 and takes 4h 20m.

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The fastest way to get from Kampala to Busia is to drive which takes 2h 50m and costs $29 - $45.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kampala and arriving at Busia. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 20m.

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The distance between Kampala and Busia is 171 km. The road distance is 195.6 km.

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The best way to get from Kampala to Busia without a car is to bus which takes 4h 20m and costs $7.

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The bus from Kampala to Busia takes 4h 20m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Kampala to Busia bus services, operated by Buscar E.A Limited, depart from Kampala station.

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Kampala to Busia bus services, operated by Buscar E.A Limited, arrive at Busia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kampala to Busia is 196 km. It takes approximately 2h 50m to drive from Kampala to Busia.

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  • Distance: 170.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 20m

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

Buscar E.A Limited operates a bus from Kampala to Busia once daily. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 4h 20m.

Bus operators
Buscar E.A Limited
Phone
0790 700700
Email
buscareltd@gmail.com
Bus from Kampala to Busia
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Website
http://bus-car.co.ke/?fbclid=IwAR0ue-tmedLmaiQ3pC7R6TuzahIO7p698XH5v32MsQRE75qD18nAkNRKeR4#/
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$7

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