Kampala, 27th October 2017.  Today Jumia Travel Uganda will officially launch its new Travel Agency at Pan Africa House on Plot 3, Kimathi Avenue next to Kampala Casino. This will allow the company to be physically on ground and closer to the people as the new travel agency is in the Central Business District. 

Jumia Travel’s major aim is to make Hotel and Flight bookings easier for customers in the event they are unable to book on the online platform. With over 300,000 hotels around the world, 30,000 hotels in Africa and 1,000 plus hotels in Uganda and more than a hundred flight companies as partners, Jumia Travel aims to democratize travel by reducing travelling cost, providing the largest inventory of properties and granting local & high-quality services to become the one-stop travel shop in the continent. 

The new travel agency will be providing the following services; Hotel reservations, Flight and Ticket bookings, Visas, Meetings, Conferences, Events, Airport Transfers, Holiday Tour Packages 

Opening hours are Monday -Friday (9 am -7 pm) and Saturdays (10 am -3 pm) with 24-hour customer care on the customer service line-0776112151 

Country Manager on the launch of the new travel agency says “Jumia Travel’s new office is testament that Jumia Travel is here to stay, with focus on building long-term relationships and bonds with its growing clientele and providing all travel services at very great costs” 

Lee from South Korea was one of the first clients at the agency, he was pleased that there were several hotel options to choose from and that there was a wide price range that can accommodate all, “the service is good and the travel advisors are very helpful with the information they offer”


Written by Jumia Uganda is Africa’s No.1 hotel booking website, allowing you to get the best prices for more than 25,000 hotels in Africa and more than 200,000 hotels around the world.

Our ambition is to bring every bit of available accommodation online, and to create the easiest and cheapest way for customers to book it.

At Jumia Travel, we have hundreds of travel specialists constantly in touch with our customers. Our offices are located in Lagos (Nigeria), Accra (Ghana), Dakar (Senegal), Abidjan (Ivory Coast), Algiers (Algeria), Douala (Cameroon), Kampala (Uganda), Dar Es Salaam (Tanzania), Nairobi (Kenya), Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), Porto (Portugal) and Paris (France).

Before June 2016, Jumia Travel was known as Jovago.

Jumia Travel was founded in 2013 by Jumia and is backed by MTN, Rocket Internet, Millicom, Orange, Axa and financial partners.

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