There are 3 ways to get from Kampala to Rusinga Island by bus, car or plane
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Bus, drive • 9h 13m
2 alternative options
Drive • 6h 10m
Bus, fly, drive • 5h 40m
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Kampala to Rusinga Island is to bus and drive which costs $20 - $29 and takes 9h 13m.
The quickest way to get from Kampala to Rusinga Island is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 10m.
It is 195 km from Kampala to Rusinga Island. It is approximately 420.1 km to drive.
It takes approximately 9h 13m to get from Kampala to Rusinga Island, including transfers.
The quickest flight from Entebbe Airport to Kisumu Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.
Yes, the driving distance between Kampala to Rusinga Island is 420 km. It takes approximately 6h 10m to drive from Kampala to Rusinga Island.
AirKenya Express offers flights from Entebbe Airport to Kisumu Airport.
There are three+ hotels available in Rusinga Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Kampala, Uganda and Rusinga Island, Kenya?
There is no direct connection from Kampala to Rusinga Island. However, you can take the bus to Kisumu then take the drive to Kisii. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Kisii.
Flights from Entebbe to Kisumu
- Ave. Duration
- Every day
- Estimated price
- $220 - $450
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