Africa & the Middle East Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Recent Spam Attacks
    by mkataoka Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 28, 16 at 01:31 PM
View all Africa & the Middle East activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report Nine months to Egypt (but you should go now)
  2. 2 Trip Report creates the 3D outcome.It’s similar
  3. 3 Attractions in Cairo and around
  4. 4 Uganda Visa
  5. 5 Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
  6. 6 Driving Distance from Kalahari Tented Camp to Western Etosha NP
  7. 7 upcoming Africa trip ... gift ideas needed?
  8. 8 Trying to contact Rabbi Jay Karzen, Jerusalem
  9. 9 South Africa/Safari/12 days in May
  10. 10 Is Egypt OK to visit now with family ?
  11. 11 "Salute Africa" travel agency
  12. 12 Need feedback on my itinerary
  13. 13 DANCING ZEBRA SAFARI CO
  14. 14 The Heat and Dust of Kafue & the Busanga Plains
  15. 15 Calculating Conservancy Fees - Kenya's Mara North
  16. 16 Trip report about self-driving in Northern Namibia for 2 weeks in May 2014
  17. 17 Fes or Marrakech?
  18. 18 Transfer at JNB airport
  19. 19 Egypt - Need Help!
  20. 20 Your Thoughts on 5 Days in Morocco in Beg Dec
  21. 21 NBO Airport Transfer?
  22. 22 Morrocco single traveler on group trip
  23. 23 Safety in Dubai airport night take a taxi
  24. 24 Adapter Plugs
  25. 25 NYE in Marrakech
View next 25 » Back to the top

Delta/KLM from US to Uganda - problem boarding w/out visa in hand?

Jump to last reply

Anyone flown from the US on Delta through Netherlands to UG?

I've read the Ugandan embassy website and the info on Delta's website. It says "Visa required ; except for Holders of normal passports issued to nationals of USA can obtain a visa on arrival. Fee: USD 50"

So based on that plus what I've read on tripadvisor I felt good but I just got an email from Delta saying a visa is required for our flight and we won't be able to board without it. I called and talked to a Delta agent; she looked up what I already saw on their website and said we "SHOULD" be fine. I just don't like the word should. Is there any reason a gate agent would not interpret it correctly and we'd get screwed & not allowed to fly?

Is it worth peace of mind to go ahead and get a visa in advance?

15 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement