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

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Drive, bus

  1. Drive from Lira to Gulu
  2. Take the bus from Gulu to Kampala
  3. Take the bus from Kampala to Kisumu
  4. Take the bus from Kisumu to Mumias
  5. Take the bus from Mumias to Busia

Drive

  1. Drive from Lira to Busia

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The cheapest way to get from Lira to Busia is to drive which costs $45 - $65 and takes 4h 38m.

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The fastest way to get from Lira to Busia is to drive. Taking this option will cost $45 - $65 and takes 4h 38m.

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The distance between Lira and Busia is 240 km. The road distance is 300 km.

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It takes approximately 18h 39m to get from Lira to Busia, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lira to Busia is 300 km. It takes approximately 4h 38m to drive from Lira to Busia.

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Map of how to get from Lira to Busia.
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  • Distance: 240.3 km
  • Duration: 18h 39m

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

There is no direct connection from Lira to Busia. However, you can take the drive to Gulu, take the bus to Kampala, take the walk to New Taxi Park, take the bus to Oasis Mall, take the walk to Kampala, take the bus to Kisumu, take the walk to Kisumu, take the bus to Mumias, then take the bus to Busia. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Busia.

Bus operators
Friends Coach
Phone
+256 200 766100
Bus from Gulu to Kampala
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
facebook.com
Easy Coach
Phone
+254 0202210711
Email
ict@easycoach.co.ke
Website
easycoach.co.ke
Bus from Kampala to Kisumu
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
easycoach.co.ke
Coast Bus
Website
coastbus.co.ke
Bus from Kisumu to Mumias
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
coastbus.com
Tahmeed Coach Ltd
Phone
0729356561
Website
tahmeedexpress.com
Bus from Mumias to Busia
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
tahmeedexpress.com

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