English is the official language of Uganda, in Kampala commonly used languages is English and Luganda. Kiswahili has begun picking up in some areas of Kampala.
Commonly used public means of transport in and around Kampala is the 14-seater taxi (Matatu). There are also buses which operate on selected routes known as Pioneer Easy Bus. For safety reasons, it is advisable to board the taxis from the taxi parks which are located in the Central Business District.
There are cab services like Uber, Bolt (formerly Taxify), Yellow Taxi and Friendship Taxi among many others.
14 Seater Taxi