Uganda’s National carrier has added an extra route to Lagos – Nigeria.  The first nonstop flight officially started on 19th October 2023, with Airbus A330-800 neo-Aircraft that touched down at Murtala Muhammed International Airport at 1632 hours WAT (or 1832 hours EAT). The 3.5 hours direct flight will operate three times a week; Mondays, Thursdays, and Sundays out of Entebbe International Airport.

At the moment, Uganda Airlines flies to Bujumbura, Dubai, Mombasa, Nairobi, Kinshasa, Dar es Salaam, Johannesburg, Zanzibar, Mumbai, Kilimanjaro, Mogadishu, and Juba.  The increased connectivity to the rest of Africa, makes it easy for all travelers to connect with the rest of the world.

Entebbe International Airport is the main entry to Uganda – See airlines that fly in and out of Entebbe here.

Uganda’s National parks are all connected with 2 daily short flights from Entebbe airport. This has made it easy for travelers to enjoy their safaris without spending so much time on long drives. See our Safari section for holiday ideas.