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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 Dire Dawa LON - DIR £666 10 May to 29 July
Flight Dubai Hargeisa DXB - HGA £609 19 July to 27 August
Flight Dubai Hargeisa DXB - HGA £609 17 July to 27 August
Flight Dublin Blantyre DUB - BLZ £680 31 August to 30 September
Flight London Kaduna LON - KAD £639 27 March to 03 April
Flight London Durban LON - DUR £509 01 to 15 May
Flight Dublin Bangkok DUB - BKK £756 31 July to 12 August
Flight London Durban LON - DUR £440 02 to 16 May
Flight Lagos Toronto LOS - YTO £913 10 May to 11 November
Flight London Cape Town LON - CPT £509 04 to 11 February
Flight London Kigali LON - KGL £482 15 June to 31 July
Flight Dublin Cape Town DUB - CPT £422 25 October to 02 November
Flight Lagos London LOS - LHR £759 05 to 21 April
Flight London Malabo LON - SSG £714 26 August to 09 September
Flight London Cape Town LON - CPT £508 26 May to 09 June

Based on latest flight's searches. Last update: 23/03/2017

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.