There are 4 ways to get from Kampala to Virunga National Park by plane, car or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Kihihi, drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Entebbe (EBB) to Kihihi (KHX) EBB - KHX
  2. Drive from Kihihi to Virunga National Park

$45 - $266

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Kampala to Kisoro
  2. Drive from Kisoro to Virunga National Park

$18 - $23

2 alternative options

Fly to Goma, drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Entebbe (EBB) to Goma (GOM) EBB - GOM
  2. Drive from Goma to Virunga National Park

$147 - $426

Drive  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Kampala to Virunga National Park 366.5 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kampala to Virunga National Park is to bus and drive which costs $18 - $23 and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kampala to Virunga National Park is to fly and drive which costs $140 - $430 and takes 4 h 33 min.

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The distance between Kampala and Virunga National Park is 404 km. The road distance is 586.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Kampala to Virunga National Park, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Kampala to Virunga National Park.
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  • Distance: 252.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between Kampala, Uganda and Virunga National Park, Nord-Kivu, Democratic Republic of the Congo?

There is no direct connection from Kampala to Virunga National Park. However, you can take the drive to Entebbe airport, fly to Kihihi, then take the drive to Virunga National Park. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Entebbe airport, fly to Goma, then take the drive to Virunga National Park.

Airlines
Aerolink Uganda
Website
aerolinkuganda.com
Flights from Entebbe to Kihihi
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $240
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Entebbe to Goma
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Kampala to Kisoro
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
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Uganda Postal Service
Website
ugapost.co.ug
Bus from Kampala to Kisoro
Ave. Duration
7 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ugapost.co.ug

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