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REPATRIATION OF STRANDED UGANDANS AND RESIDENT/DEPENDENT PERMIT HOLDERS

Thursday, 25th June 2020


DEADLINE FOR FLIGHT BOOKING IS JULY 5TH, 2020

 

After the deadline of confirmation, travelers will be advised by the Travel agent to pay their respective fares

 

Travel Documents

Interested parties should verify that their passports and other documentation are current and valid for at least six months from today’s date. For one-way Uganda Emergency Travel Certificate please send an email to the Immigration Attaches in your area:

USA, South America and Caribbean   FKyoheirwe@ugandaembassyus.org 

Canada                                                 immigrationattache@gmail.com 

Airfare

Please also note that all travelers are responsible for the cost of their travel.

Satguru Travel has worked out estimated flight costs as follows:

Passengers in U.S territories from Dulles Intl Airport (IAD) to Entebbe (EBB) @ 1500 USD per person (Economy class), the travel agent can work out the best through fare from your State airport too by adding special ADD ON fares at aminimal cost.

Please note the tentative flight schedule is on July 14th, 2020 at 16.00 hrs from IAD Airport, so the travel agent has to factor in your flight connections from various other domestic airports within the United States. 

For passengers from Canada, South America and the Caribbean, the cost will range between USD1600- USD 1750 and tentative departure dates would be on 13th or 15th July, 2020from various airports in your locations.

Business class bookings will incur and additional charge. Please discuss this with the Travel Agent.

Payment terms

Thetravel bureau has several offices around the world. You can choose any mode of payment at your convenience. Passengers can pay in the US bycheque, ATM deposit, wire/online transfer or through Zelle, or in cash atSatguru Travel offices in Kampala, Entebbe or Jinja in Uganda and at theiroffices in Washington, DC in the U.S.

For travelers in hard-to-reachareas, the agent will provide bank account details as per your preferred mode of payment.

Any other mode of payment can be discussed with the Travel Agent

Below are the account details:

 

USA # 

 

Account Name - SATGURU Travel & Tourism LLC

Account Number - 226002130095

Bank Name - Bank of America 

Bank Address - Dupont Circle Financial Centre, 3Dupont Circle NW, Washington DC 20036

Routing Number -  026009593

Swift - BOFAUS3N

 

Uganda #

 

BENEFICIARY NAME

SATGURU TRAVEL AND TOURS LIMITED

BENEFICIARY ADRESS

Office No.6, Airways House, Kimathi avenue, PO. Box 25965, Kampala Uganda

BANK

ECO BANK UGANDA LIMITED

BRANCH

PARLIAMENT AVENUE

ACCOUNT NUMBER - USD

7170004659

ACCOUNT NUMBER - UGX

7170000048

SWIFT CODE

ECOCUGKA

ROUTING CODE

290147

COUNTRY

UGANDA

STATE

KAMPALA

MOBILE NUMBER

0750550015

 

 

 

 

BENEFICIARY NAME

SATGURU TRAVEL & TOURS LIMITED

BENEFICIARY ADRESS

Office No.6, Airways House, Kimathi avenue, PO. Box 25965, Kampala Uganda

BANK

DFCU BANK UGANDA LIMITED

BRANCH

JINJA ROAD BRANCH

ACCOUNT NUMBER - USD

02983501000899

ACCOUNT NUMBER - UGX

01983501004823

SWIFT CODE

DFCUUGKA

COUNTRY

UGANDA

STATE

KAMPALA

MOBILE NUMBER

0750550015

 

 

BENEFICIARY NAME

SATGURU TRAVEL AND TOURS LIMITED

BENEFICIARY ADRESS

Office No.6, Airways House, Kimathi avenue, PO. Box 25965, Kampala Uganda

BANK

GUARANTY TRUST BANK UGANDA LIMITED

BRANCH

KIRA ROAD

ACCOUNT NUMBER - USD

218122786251180

ACCOUNT NUMBER - UGX

218122786151180

SWIFT CODE

GTBIUGKA

COUNTRY

UGANDA

STATE

KAMPALA

MOBILE NUMBER

750550015

 

StandardOperating Procedures

Please be reminded that alltravel arrangements must be carried out in line with the Standard OperatingProcedures that were issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, sent to you byemail and are currently on the official Embassy website:

https://washington.mofa.go.ug/data-dnews-168-STANDARD-PROCEDURES-FOR-THE-RETURN-OF-UGANDANS-AND-RESIDENT-PERMIT-HOLDERS-WHO-ARE-STRANDED-ABROAD-.html

Bookingof Quarantine

Please indicate to the travelagent your preferred quarantine location when making your booking. The list ofhotels is in the standard operating procedures on our website.

Covid-19Testing

Whereas in the U.S theconditions for acquiring a Covid-19 test on demand differ by State, there aresome testing centers that have been rolled out by the Department of Health and HumanServices. Please try to locate one near you using the HHS website. (Those inCanada, South America and the Caribbean should check for testing centers in theirrespective areas).

 https://www.hhs.gov/coronavirus/community-based-testing-sites/index.html

Please note that this is abasic requirement in the SOPs. The Embassy is not able to waive this requirement for any interested traveler. Those in Canada and the Caribbean should check with their local authorities regarding where to obtain Covid-19testing.

Contact officers for the different Embassies are:

Washington, DC                 Margaret A. Kafeero                       margaret.kafeero@mofa.go.ug

                                            Brenda Kyalisiima                       bkyalisiima@ugandaembassyus.org

New York,                            Aisa Ismail                                     aisa.uganda@gmail.com

Canada                                  Gloria Batera                                 immigrationattache@gmail.com

 

25th JUNE 2020

Mull S. Katende

AMBASSADOR


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