Transportation

Airline in Kigali

RwandAir

Rwanda's national carrier flies to/from Accra (Ghana), Brussels (Belgium), Bujumbura (Burundi), Brazzaville (Congo), Cotonou (Benin), Dar es Salaam (Tanzania), Douala (Cameroon), Dubai (UAE), Entebbe (Uganda), Harar…
Bus Station in Kigali

Nyabugogo Bus Terminal

The Nyabugogo bus terminal, about 2km north of the city centre, is a bustling place. The terminal is unusually well organised, with each bus company having a separate office and, in general, destinations and fares l…
Bus Station in Gisenyi (Rubavu)

Bus Station

Gisenyi's bus station is 2km northwest of the town centre towards the DRC border. Various companies go between Gisenyi and Kigali (RFr3000, four hours) via Musanze (Ruhengeri; RFr1200, two hours). There are also sev…
Ferry in Gisenyi (Rubavu)

Ferry

There's a twice-weekly passenger ferry service between Gisenyi, Kibuye (Karongi) and Cyangugu (Rusizi). The boat makes the southbound trip from Gisenyi on Wednesdays and Saturdays, leaving from Rubona Peninsula at 7…
Bus in Musanze (Ruhengeri)

Bus Station

Numerous bus companies offer scheduled half-hourly services between Musanze and Kigali (RFr1800, two hours) and between Musanze and Gisenyi (RFr1180, two hours). Some buses (and an armada of minibuses) travel to Cya…
Car Hire in Kigali

Jean-Paul Birasa

If you just need a car and driver, Jean-Paul Birasa can organise no-frills car and jeep rental (the jeeps are small 4WDs such as a RAV4, which is fine for anywhere in Rwanda) with drivers for considerably lower pric…
Bus Station in Huye (Butare)

Bus Station

The bus station is about 1km north of the town centre, near the Ethnographic Museum. There are regular services between Huye and Kigali (RFr2510, three hours), Nyamagabe (Gikongoro; RFr510, 50 minutes), Nyanza (Nyab…
Airline in Kigali

Brussels Airlines

Operates six flights a week to/from Brussels (with onward connections to many European cities). Baggage can be checked in here on the day of departure between 10am and 1pm – very convenient as flights to Brussels le…
Car Hire in Kigali

Beyond Transport

This very reputable operator has excellent cars at competitive prices. A 4x4 with driver and fuel will set you back US$150. For a RAV4, you'll pay between US$60 and US$80, including driver and fuel. Prices are negot…
Bus in Kigali

Trinity Express

Operates seven daily buses to Kampala (Uganda; RFr10,000, nine hours) and a 4am bus to Dar es Salaam (Tanzania; RFr30,000, about 40 hours).