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

Drive, fly to Kihihi  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Kampala to Entebbe
  2. Fly from Entebbe (EBB) to Kihihi (KHX) EBB - KHX
  3. 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

Drive, fly to Goma  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Kampala to Entebbe
  2. Fly from Entebbe (EBB) to Goma (GOM) EBB - GOM
  3. 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

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 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $240
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Entebbe to Goma
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Kampala to Kisoro
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
facebook.com
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kampala to Virunga National Park?

The distance between Kampala and Virunga National Park is 404 km. The road distance is 586 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kampala to Virunga National Park?

The cheapest way to get from Kampala to Virunga National Park is to bus and drive which costs $18 - $24 and takes 6 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kampala to Virunga National Park?

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

How long does it take to get from Kampala to Virunga National Park?

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