Arriving in Melbourne

Book your flights to Melbourne with Etihad Airways and enjoy this destination where outdoor living and excellent shopping form a busy yet relaxed destination. There’s plenty of culture in Melbourne alongside modern art and performance.

Plan Your Melbourne Holiday

There is certainly plenty to see and do when you travel to Melbourne, as well as the chance to sit back and relax. Just outside the city is the Phillip Island Penguin Parade, an afternoon attraction where you can see penguins walk down to the beach and even walk amongst them. Nature is never far away in this green city.

Melbourne’s summer runs from December to February, when temperatures rise and the city is warm. Melbourne can also be enjoyed in the spring and autumn, as leaves on the park trees change colour beautifully. Reserve your tickets to Melbourne with the weather in mind, as swimming in the sea is best in the summer. Finding cheap hotels in Melbourne will not be a problem, due to the many types of accommodation on offer in the city and suburbs. Flight deals to Melbourne are available throughout the year, so be sure to check our Deals section before confirming your holiday.

Flying from Uganda

Book your flights from Uganda to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and redefine your understanding of luxury in air travel. Our state-of-the-art airliners and world-renowned level of customer service will ensure that your vacation begins from the moment you set foot on the plane.

Major Airports in Uganda

There are 46 airports in Uganda, but only 5 feature paved runways. The primary airport for international travel is Entebbe International Airport (EBB), which was built in 1928 and was originally used by English RAF Reconnaissance biplanes. Since that time, Entebbe International Airport has grown considerably, servicing over 1.2 million international travellers each year.

Airport Transportation in Uganda

Entebbe International Airport is located on the shores of Lake Victoria, one of the African Great Lakes, and is approximately 41km southwest of Kampala, Uganda’s capital and largest city. While there is not a bus to Entebbe International Airport, there is a good selection of taxis available. We recommend obtaining a ‘Special Hire’ taxi to Entebbe International Airport, which can get you to there, from Kampala, in just under 45 minutes. There is currently no train to Entebbe International Airport.

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Interested in Melbourne? Consider Peshawar

Book your flights to Peshawar with Etihad Airways and be prepared to witness a culture that remains true to its origins dating back thousands of years.

Plan Your Peshawar Holiday

Peshawar has been a trade centre of the frontier area of Pakistan for thousands of years and is still the largest trade centre in the area. Its numerous open air bazaars transport you back to the days of the early nomadic tribes who wandered over the Khyber Pass in search of trade and commerce. The ancient structures that populate this historical city tell of its intriguing past.

The winter in this area of Pakistan can get quite cold, so if visiting then be sure to bring some additional and warm clothing. It is, however, an excellent time to find cheap hotels in Peshawar. If you wish to travel to Peshawar in the summer months between May and September, buy your tickets early as it is peak season for tourists. You can always find great flight deals to Peshawar at any time of the year with Etihad Airways’ fantastic Deals section with just a click of your mouse. 

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