Cheap flights to Kampala

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Flights to Kampala in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inSeptemberHigh demand for flights, 13% potential price rise
Cheapest inJuneBest time to find cheap flights, 1% potential price drop
Average price$2,145Average for return flights in January 2022
Return from$2,736From Auckland Intl to Entebbe

Cheap flights to Kampala in January, February 2022

The best prices found for EBB flights for January, February
19 Feb - 12 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

EBB

Entebbe

1 stop

35h 45m
EBB

Entebbe

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

33h 20m
$2,736

Emirates

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Deal found 16/1/22

19 Feb - 12 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

EBB

Entebbe

2 stops

30h 10m
EBB

Entebbe

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

30h 25m
$2,783

Emirates

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Deal found 18/1/22

19 Feb - 12 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

EBB

Entebbe

2 stops

35h 45m
EBB

Entebbe

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

33h 20m
$2,784

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

Kampala 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kampala found for this year
19 Feb - 12 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

EBB

Entebbe

1 stop

35h 45m
EBB

Entebbe

AKL

Auckland Intl

1 stop

33h 20m
$2,736

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 16/1/22

19 Feb - 12 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

EBB

Entebbe

2 stops

30h 10m
EBB

Entebbe

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

30h 25m
$2,783

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 18/1/22

19 Feb - 12 Mar
AKL

Auckland Intl

EBB

Entebbe

2 stops

35h 45m
EBB

Entebbe

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

33h 20m
$2,784

Emirates

View Deal

Deal found 17/1/22

Can I fly to Kampala from New Zealand right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New Zealand to Kampala

Most visitors from New Zealand need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Kampala.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New Zealand must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Kampala.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New Zealand are not required to quarantine after entering Kampala.

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International Arrivals COVID-19 Test - You can pre-book your on-arrival PCR test here, to shorten the amount of time spent in the airport.


Can I fly back to New Zealand from Kampala?

Returning to New Zealand from Kampala

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Kampala are not required to quarantine after entering New Zealand.

How long is the flight to Kampala?

Flights to Kampala, Uganda, have varying durations depending on the origin city that you depart from. For instance, if you were to take off from Auckland, then you would be travelling for about 29h 35m in total. Those that are leaving from cities further south in New Zealand, such as Christchurch, can expect a total air-time of around 31h 50m. Departing from Wellington has a similar travel duration too, at about 31h 55m. The travel times tend to be quite long, due to the fact you need to transfer at another airport when flying this route.

Are there direct flights to Kampala?

Unfortunately, you cannot get a direct flight from New Zealand to Entebbe International Airport (EEB), but there are still some great Kampala flight deals that are indirect. For example, if you wanted to take off from Auckland, you would be required to make one layover along the way; this would normally be at Dubai International Airport (DXB). For those heading to Kampala Airport, Kampala, from Wellington or Christchurch, then it is likely you will need to make two transfers during your journey. These often are at Sydney Airport (SYD) and Dubai Airport.

How do you get from Kampala Airport to the city centre?

It is easy to travel from Kampala Airport to the city centre, with there being several options available to you. You could choose to take a taxi from the front of the terminal building, which tends to take around 55min. If you want more flexibility on your journey to the city centre, then there are also lots of car hire options available in the airport terminal. For those looking to take a bus, you could opt for the Pineapple Express, which departs the airport around three times every day. Another option is to get a taxi from the airport to Taxi Park in Entebbe, from which you can catch many connecting buses, such as the IC051, the rest of the way.

What are some things to do in Kampala?

Kampala is a great city to explore, so to ensure you don’t miss out on any of the top attractions, it’s a good idea to have an itinerary in place before you go. For instance, you could start your trip at Gaddafi National Mosque, which offers great panoramic views of the city. Sticking with religious sites of importance, you can visit Baha’i Temple, which provides an in-depth look at Baha’i culture. Next up, you can get up close and personal to some primates at Bwindi National Park, where you can explore the wilderness with a tour guide. Learn more about the history of Uganda at Uganda Museum, before heading over to Kabaka’s Palace, which has gardens, historical artefacts and torture chambers. Finish off your trip with more wildlife and visit Budongo Forest, which is a reserve that protects chimpanzees.

Do I need a passport or visa to visit Kampala?

New Zealand citizens need to ensure they have a valid passport along with an e-Visa to enter Kampala. The e-Visa can be applied for easily online before you travel.

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