Gateway Busservice offers two routes that reach Karamoja region. One drives from Kampala to Moroto and the other one from Kampala to Kotido. From Kotido it’s possible to proceed to Kaabong using trucks, pick-ups and after that proceed to Karenga (Kidepo Valley National Park) using a taxi.
The daily nighttime bus to Kampala leaves Moroto at 9pm and arrives in Moroto at 5-7am. The daily daytime bus driving to Moroto leaves Kampala at 4am and arrives in Moroto at 4-6pm.
The daily daytime bus from Kampala to Kotido leaves at 5am and takes approximately 15 hours to reach Kotido.
Alternatively theres The BMK Express Transporters daytime bus service offers more comfort then Gateway night busservice against a slightly higher price. The benefit is that pre-booking is possible via telephone.
- Kampala-Moroto: 40.000 UGX