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Entebbe International Airport

Discover Entebbe International Airport, its services and facilities it has on offer, the best places to fly to from the airport and with which airlines you can do this with.

About Entebbe International Airport


Entebbe International Airport (IATA: EBB) is the principal international airport of Uganda. The international airport is a public/military-owned airport that serves 1.5 million passengers each year. The airport was opened by the British Colonial authorities and was reopened after expansion on November 1951. Currently, the airport owns two runways.

The airport is a hub base for Eagle Air and Uganda Airlines.

Entebbe International Airport Location

The airport is located 25 miles (40.5 km) southwest of central business district of Kampala, Uganda:


Passengers at the airport gain access to facilities such as a left-luggage office, banks, automated teller machines, foreign exchange bureaux, restaurants, and duty-free shops.

Facilities Include:

A wide selection of shopping and dining locations are available from popular restaurants, cafes and luxury and designer shops.

Free WiFi Accessibility


Luggage Storage and Lockers

Mobile Charging

Post Office

Showers (Karibuni Lounge)

Smoking Areas

Travel Agencies


Currency Exchange

Lounges Include:

Karibuni Lounge (International Departure Lounge, Airside): includes beverages, air conditioning, WiFi, TV, telephone, disabled access, showers, conference rooms, newspapers and magazines.



Entebbe International Airport currently has two runways.

Direction Length (ft) Length (m) Surface
17/35 12,000 3,658 Asphalt
12/30 7,900 2,408 Asphalt


Main Terminal

Entebbe International Airport consists of two terminals which handle domestic and international flights. Entebbe airport provides a range of passenger services taxi services to Kampala, outlets of car rental agencies, baggage facilities and lost and found, airline lounges and a lounge called Karibuni which is accessible to economy class passengers on the payment of a $15 fee, a post office, disabled passenger assistance and several Wi-Fi hotspots which are provided and maintained by Uganda Teleco.

Airlines that fly to Entebbe International Airport

The following table includes a list of all the airlines that fly passenger services from Entebbe International Airport:

Aerolink Uganda Airlink Air Tanzania
Brussels Airlines Eagle Air EgyptAir
Emirates Ethiopian Airlines flydubai
Fly-SAX Jambojet Kenya Airways
KLM Precision Air Qatar Airways
RwandAir Turkish Airlines Uganda Airlines

How to get to Entebbe International Airport

By Road

A range of taxi companies offers taxicab services at Entebbe International Airport. Some cars are metered, while others are not. You should confirm the price of the journey before you sit in the car.

By Public Transport

There are shuttle services available to and from the airport by the Airport Transfer Company Uganda.

By Rental Car

There is a range of car hire companies you can choose from to find a suitable car for yourself. Many companies offer these services such as Europcar, Super Shuttle, Auto Relay Limited, Hertz.