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Uganda visa requirements for Malaysian citizens

Do Malaysian citizens need a visa for Uganda?

Malaysian citizens do not need a tourist visa when travelling to Uganda in 2024. Malaysian passport holders can stay in Uganda for a short period of time (for 180 days). Please, read all the information below to make your trip easy and safe.

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Updated: 07/16/2024.

Entry requirements

visa free

Duration of stay

180 days

Purpose of travel


Passport validity for travel to Uganda

Passport must be valid for 6 months on arrival.

Is it safe to travel to Uganda?

Uganda has a current risk level of 3.50 (out of 5). We highly recommend to reconsider your need to travel to Uganda. The safety index is based on travel advisories from independent 6 sources.

Safety index is provided by 07/15/2024.

Uganda customs rules

Duty-free allowance

Tobacco limit

  • Restricted to travellers 18 years and over;
  • 250 grams total of any tobacco products.

Bringing alcohol

Restricted to travellers 18 years and over. One of the following:

  • 1 litre of spirits;
  • or 2 litres of wine.

Other Goods

  • Perfume and eau de toilette up to 500mL, of which 125mL may be perfume.
  • Goods for personal use which will leave the country with the traveller.
  • Travellers who have been outside Uganda for a period exceeding 25 hours may bring in personal goods worth up to US$500.
Find more information on the customs regulations of Uganda page.

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