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Top 10 crypto exchanges to buy and sell bitcoin in Uganda

Here are the top crypto exchanges in UG, handpicked and updated by buybitcoinsmart.

Binance logo


Founded in 2017.

Binance is available in Uganda

Binance is one of the biggest and most innovative crypto exchanges.

Coinmama logo


Founded in 2013.

Coinmama is available in Uganda

Coinmama is the perfect choice to buy bitcoin with Credit & Debit Card, GG Pay, Apple Pay and Bank Transfer.

Kraken logo


Founded in 2011.

Kraken is available in Uganda

Kraken is one of the largest and oldest crypto exchanges in the world.

Luno logo


Founded in 2013.

Luno is available in Uganda

Luno is trusted across 40 countries by over 5 million people.

Yellow Card logo

Yellow Card

Founded in 2019.

Yellow Card is available in Uganda

Yellow Card is a simple, fast and secure platform to buy digital currencies

Paxful logo


Founded in 2015.

Paxful is available in Uganda

Paxful is a peer-to-peer marketplace for buying and selling bitcoin.

LocalBitcoins logo


Founded in 2012.

LocalBitcoins is available in Uganda

LocalBitcoins is a peer-to-peer marketplace for buying and selling bitcoin.

OKCoin logo


Founded in 2013.

OKCoin is available in Uganda

OKCoin is the perfect exchange for an experienced trader.

Changelly logo


Founded in 2013.

Changelly is available in Uganda

Changelly is an intermediary platform between crypto exchanges and users.

BitPesa logo


Founded in 2013.

BitPesa is available in Uganda

BitPesa is a Kenyan company helping its users purchase digital currencies safely.


How to buy bitcoin in Uganda

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Follow these 3 steps to buy bitcoin safely in Uganda.

Step 1

Choose the exchange

Browse through our list of top 10 crypto exchanges in Uganda

Step 2

Register + KYC

Register on the exchange and go through the Know Your Customer process to purchase crypto in Uganda

Step 3

Deposit fiat & buy bitcoin

Buy bitcoin with credit/debit card in Uganda if you need it quick, or fund your exchange account with fiat and purchase BTC after arrival of funds. Buying crypto with debit and credit cards usually results in higher fees.

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