256 is the country calling code for Uganda.
Uganda is a country on the continent of Africa. The capital city of Uganda is Kampala.
How to Call Uganda from the UK
To call a telephone number in Uganda from the UK:
- Dial the international call prefix. For calls from the UK this is 00 (or '+' from mobile phones).
- Dial the country code for Uganda - 256.
- Dial the number of the person/business, omitting the first zero if there is one.
When calling Uganda from the UK, please note there is a time difference between Uganda and the UK.
The time right now in Uganda is . The date is .
The current time in the UK is . The date is .
The time difference between Uganda and UK (United Kingdom) is 3 hours.
The currency used in Uganda is the Ugandan shilling (UGX).
The current exchange rates between the Ugandan shilling and the British pound (UGX to GBP, GBP to UGX) are:
- 1 Ugandan shilling (UGX) = 0.000209 GBP
- 1 British pound (GBP) = 4786.27 UGX
Exchange rates on this page were last updated on .
Map of Uganda
The location of Uganda is shown on the map below.