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Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Uganda

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Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Uganda. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Uganda.

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Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Uganda from May 26.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Uganda

International flights leaving Kenya are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

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Currently, we are unable to provide international travel restriction information for Uganda relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19). For the latest travel status in Uganda, please check government recommendations.

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Last updated: January 17 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The most affordable way to get from Malaba to Mbale is to drive, which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Malaba to Mbale is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1h 2m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Malaba and arriving at Mbale. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 17m.

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The distance between Malaba and Mbale is 51 km. The road distance is 63.9 km.

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The best way to get from Malaba to Mbale without a car is to bus which takes 1h 17m and costs .

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The bus from Malaba to Mbale takes 1h 17m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Malaba to Mbale bus services, operated by MASH, depart from Malaba station.

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Malaba to Mbale bus services, operated by MASH, arrive at Mbale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Malaba to Mbale is 64 km. It takes approximately 1h 2m to drive from Malaba to Mbale.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Mbale. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 51.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 17m

What companies run services between Malaba, Kenya and Mbale, Uganda?

MASH operates a bus from Malaba to Mbale once daily, and the journey takes 1h 17m.

Bus operators
MASH
Phone
+254 730 889 000
Email
info@masheastafrica.com
Website
masheastafrica.com
Bus from Malaba to Mbale
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
masheastafrica.com
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mashpoa.com

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