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Timeline and information

President Yoweri Museveni took the first measures to protect Uganda from the coronavirus on March 21. All international flights were banned from that day until further notice. Cargo planes were still allowed into the country.

The country also set up quarantine facilities for people that need to go into isolation. So far, over 1.000 people arriving in Uganda have been forced to go into a mandatory 14-day quarantine.

On March 26, the country suspended all public transport in the country for the next two weeks as of immediate effect. According to the president said: "This includes taxis, buses, coasters, passenger trains, tricycles, and boda bodas. Only private means will be allowed to move." 

People traveling in private cars are not allowed to carry more than three people.

Disclaimer: We are publishing information verified by multiple local news organizations and press releases and/or conferences by governments. We will always verify and try to double-check all restrictions. Information and rules are changing rapidly and could be already outdated by the time you read this. Check always with your own government before intending to go abroad. All information published on this page is how it would affect travelers and tourism in Uganda. Please support us by contacting us when things have changed.

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Flag of Uganda Uganda

Capital Kampala
Time In Capital
Population 42,7 million (2018)

Current Restriction Level: Extreme

Last validated on March 27, 2020:

26 March: The country suspended all use of public transport for the following 14 days with immediate effect. 21 March: President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda announced on Saturday that all international planes will be prohibited until further notice. The measure will not be imposed on cargo planes.


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Latest update April 05, 2020 [Source]

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