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Duration 2h 12m
Distance 143.6 km
Average price $30
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Mbale

The nearest airport to Mbale is Jinja (JIN). However, there are better options for getting to Mbale. You can take a bus from Entebbe (EBB) to Mbale via Kitoro Taxi Park - Entebbe, Usafi Taxi Park, Bank of Africa, Kampala, Kisumu, Kisumu, and Nakuru in around 19h 11m.

Recommended airport

Entebbe (EBB)

  1. Kampala
  2. Kisumu
  3. Nakuru
  4. Mbale
19h 11m
Other nearby airports

Kisumu (KIS)

  1. Kisumu
  2. Malaba
  3. Mbale
6h 55m

Eldoret (EDL)

  1. Eldoret
  2. Malaba
  3. Mbale
4h 52m

Mara North (HKR)

  1. Mara North (HKR)
  2. Nyamira
  3. Nairobi
  4. Mbale
16h 34m
$28 - $47

Jinja (JIN)

  1. Jinja (JIN)
  2. Mbale
2h 12m
$12 - $19

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Mbale is Jinja (JIN) Airport which is 129.2 km away. Other nearby airports include Eldoret (EDL) (140.2 km) and Kisumu (KIS) (143.3 km).

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It takes 19h 11m to get from Mbale to Entebbe (EBB) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Entebbe (EBB) Airport, which is 224.4 km away from Mbale. The bus via Entebbe (EBB) from Entebbe (EBB) to Mbale takes 19h 11m.

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

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