Traveling to Ethiopia occurs from various destinations around the world. Go Visit Ethiopia will advise you in your travel arrangements from where ever you are.
Our website offers valuable information on bookings, accommodations, local events, and additional information on traveling within the country, as well as information to get the most out of your travel experiences. Traveling to Ethiopia involves securing a visa to enter into the country. Information is available on our site to assist you in the visa application process.
Most airlines require travelers to check –in at the airport at least three hours before departure time. This is essential to confirm and hold reservations made for your flights. Later arrivals do not hold guaranteed departure. As each flight trip is unique by origination traveling arrangements may have different departure guidelines. Departure and arrival times will also differ due to different stop-overs.
Most flights coming into Ethiopia are usually handled by Ethiopian Airlines. The airline’s schedules change frequently, so it is recommended to check for updates closer to the date of your flight arrangements.
Ethiopian Airlines offers a variety of direct flights, and is one of the best African airlines providing a large number of destinations. The Airline is the national carrier which offers international flight services from Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the Far East, and the United States. It also offers an extensive domestic network undertaking passenger and cargo charter flights.
Normally air travelers arrive at Bole International Airport which is located near the center of the city. The duration of each flight may differ depending on departure, stopovers, and landing. Security and safety within the airport is given top priority. Ethiopian Airline offices are open from daily from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Several offices are located throughout the city of Addis Ababa.
Upon your arrival to Addis Ababa, short distance and long distance buses are available for your convenience in the city. Minibuses are available for faster journey to your destination within Ethiopia. Most tourists prefer to use the minibuses due to efficiency and reasonable cost. Note: transportation costs will vary. Information is provided for your convenience.