Entebbe International Airport

Last updated: Wednesday, October 4, 2023


Entebbe International Airport is a large airport located in Kampala, Uganda. It serves Kampala and the surrounding areas.

It operates scheduled services and is identified by the IATA code EBB.

Entebbe International Airport is situated in the continent of Africa, specifically in the country of Uganda, with latitude 0.042386 and longitude 32.443501.

It has an elevation of 1152.75 meters (3782 ft) and is identified by the GPS code HUEN.

Phone+256 760 664352
Elevation1152.75 m (3782 ft)
Address14 Kitaasa Rd, Entebbe, Uganda
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Airport address

Entebbe International Airport

14 Kitaasa Rd, Entebbe, Uganda

Which country is Entebbe International Airport?

Entebbe International Airport is situated in Kampala, which is in Uganda, a country located on the continent of Africa.

How do I get from Entebbe International Airport to city centre?

There are several options to get from Entebbe International Airport to the city center:

  1. Taxi: Taxis are readily available at the airport. You can negotiate the fare with the driver before starting the journey. It is advisable to use registered taxis or those recommended by the airport authorities.

  2. Airport Shuttle: There are airport shuttle services that operate between the airport and the city center. These shuttles are usually shared with other passengers and offer a more affordable option compared to taxis.

  3. Ride-hailing Apps: Popular ride-hailing apps like Uber and Bolt operate in Entebbe. You can book a ride through the app and the driver will pick you up from the airport.

  4. Public Transport: Public buses and minibuses (known as matatus) also operate between the airport and the city center. However, they can be crowded and may not be the most convenient option if you have a lot of luggage.

It is recommended to check with the airport information desk or your accommodation for the most up-to-date and reliable transportation options.

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Most common questions

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  1. What airlines operate at Entebbe International Airport? Entebbe International Airport is served by a variety of international and regional airlines. Some of the major airlines operating at the airport include Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways, Emirates, Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways, and South African Airways, among others.

  2. How far is Entebbe International Airport from Kampala, the capital city of Uganda? Entebbe International Airport is located approximately 40 kilometers (25 miles) southwest of Kampala, the capital city of Uganda. The airport is well-connected to Kampala by road, and the journey usually takes around 45 minutes to 1 hour, depending on traffic conditions.

  3. Are there any hotels near Entebbe International Airport? Yes, there are several hotels located near Entebbe International Airport, offering convenient accommodation options for travelers. Some popular hotels in close proximity to the airport include Protea Hotel by Marriott Entebbe, Lake Victoria Serena Golf Resort & Spa, and Best Western Premier Garden Hotel Entebbe, among others. These hotels provide comfortable stays and often offer shuttle services to and from the airport for the convenience of their guests.