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Ethiopian Airlines Flights

Ethiopian Airlines Information

Passengers choosing to fly with Ethiopian Airlines can expect a high standard of service. The airline is one of the few profitable Sub-Saharan carriers as well as one of the fastest growing. It is based in Addis Ababa and has been awarded several accolades including Best Regional Airline in 2015 and the year's best African Cargo Airline in 2011. Planes currently in use include:

  • Boeing 737-800
  • Boeing 777-200LR
  • Boeing 787-8 and Boeing 787-9
  • Bombardier Dash 8 Q400

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With the exception of Dash planes, travellers can normally choose between Economy or Cloud Nine on most Ethiopian Airline Flights. All Ethiopian Airlines flights offer light snacks or a more substantial meal depending on the duration of the trip. Economy travellers have reclining seats, while on-demand audio and video with 8.9-inch screens is available on Boeing 777-200LR routes. Cloud Nine is the EAL version of Business class and travellers enjoy access to a vast choice of reading matter and extra in-flight amenities. On Boeing 777-200LR planes, fliers can recline in sleeper seats and watch a choice of 85 audio and video channels on 15.4-inch IFE screens.

Choose flights to Ethiopia for budget-friendly holidays or business trips to Africa. You'll also find great offers throughout the year to a range of Ethiopian Airlines destinations such as Vienna, Brussels, Toronto, Rio de Janeiro, Amsterdam, London, Los Angeles and New York. Look for last minute deals on flights to Johannesburg, Gabarone or Lusaka to see more of Africa or venture further afield with flights to Shanghai or Mumbai.

Ethiopian Airlines Fleet: 66 aircraft

Ethiopian Airlines Fleet Details:

Aircraft Type Aircraft Aircraft Number
Boeing 737 Boeing 737-400 1
Boeing 737-700 7
Boeing 737-800 9
Boeing 757 Boeing 757-200 6
Boeing 767 Boeing 767-300 12
Boeing 777 Boeing 777-200 8
Boeing 777-300 2
Boeing 787 Dreamliner Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner 5
De-Havilland-Canada DHC-8 Dash De-Havilland-Canada DHC-8-400 13
McDonnell-Douglas MD-11 McDonnell-Douglas MD-11 2

Ethiopian Airlines in-flight services and entertainment:

Ethiopian Airlines baggage (allowance, excess fees):

Hub: Ethiopian Airlines operates mainly from Addis Ababa airport (ADD).

Addis Ababa - Bole International (ADD / HAAB)

Founded on: 30-12-1945

Operations Started: 08-04-1946

Fleet Age (years): 7.9

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Flight London Lagos LON - LOS £414 27 February to 08 March
Flight London Windhoek LON - WDH £670 26 March to 16 April
Flight London Mahe Island LON - SEZ £439 06 to 16 May
Flight London Cape Town LON - CPT £465 02 to 12 March
Flight Abuja London ABV - LHR £561 26 February to 05 March
Flight Dublin Zanzibar DUB - ZNZ £715 24 to 31 July
Flight London Lagos LON - LOS £414 08 to 13 March
Flight London Lagos LGW - LOS £440 22 April to 25 May
Flight London Cape Town LON - CPT £513 20 March to 02 April
Flight Kuwait Zanzibar KWI - ZNZ £472 26 February to 05 March
Flight London Abuja LHR - ABV £414 04 to 18 March
Flight Durban London DUR - LON £500 03 April to 03 May
Flight London Harare LON - HRE £566 10 to 24 April
Flight Conakry London CKY - LHR £604 01 April to 06 May
Flight Conakry London CKY - LHR £573 08 December to 12 January

Based on latest flight's searches. Last update: 19/02/2017

Ethiopian Airlines (ET/ETH)

Ethiopian Airlines is the government-owned flag carrier for Ethiopia and a Star Alliance member since 2011. Founded as Ethiopian Air Lines in 1945 and often referred to simply as EAL, the airline's debut flight took to the air in April 1946. In 1951 the company ventured into international travel and today fliers can take Ethiopian Airlines flights to over 82 destinations around the world as well as more in the country itself and in other parts of Africa. In fact, it is one of the most successful airlines in Africa and flies to more destinations in the continent than any other African carrier.