Addis Ababa Airport Guide to Addis Ababa Bole Airport - ADD

Addis Ababa Airport (ADD)

Use this website to quickly find the most important information about Addis Ababa Bole International Airport: Flights, Departures, Arrivals, Parking, Car Rentals, Hotels near the airport and other information about Addis Ababa Airport. Plan your travel to ADD Airport with the information provided in this site.


Addis Ababa Airport hosts over 150 flights per day.


Addis Ababa Airport registered a total flow of 8,900,000 passengers in 2016.

Terminal Information + info

Addis Ababa Airport has two passenger terminals:

- Terminal 1: This terminal only hosts domestic and regional flights of Ethiopian Airlines, EgyptAir, Sudan Airways and Yemenia Yemen Airways. (See more information)

- Terminal 2: Terminal 2 is exclusively for international flights worldwide. It is a three building terminal with all the amenities and services adapted to the international standards. It is also the largest airport terminal in Africa. (See more information)

Facilities and Services + info

Addis Ababa Airport offers the following services to passengers:

- Bank branch
- Currency exchange
- Post office
- VIP lounge
- First aid station
- Travel agency & tour operator
- Food & drink concessions
- News Stand
- Duty-free shops
- Information counters
- Free Wi-Fi connection
- Luggage claim
- Wheel-chair renting service
- Smoking allowed areas
- Toilets
- Telephones
- Lost property
- Public telephones
- Parenting rooms
- Airline lounges

Transport + info

The following means of transport are available at Addis Ababa Airport to get to the city centre:

- Bus: By a Minibus you can transfer from Addis Ababa Airport to downtown. (See more information)

- Taxi: Get to Addis Ababa downtown within 10 minutes. (See more information)

- Car rental: Hire a car through the Arrivals Hall. (See more information)

Contact Information

Find above several contact information regarding Addis Ababa Airport:

Lost & Found:
+251 11 517 8306 / +251 11 665 0304

Bole Road
Bole District, Addis Ababa, ETHIOPIA

+251 11 665 0400

About Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa, also named Addis Abeba, which can be translated into “new flower” or “natural spring”, is the capital and largest city in Ethiopia with a 3,384,569 inhabitants. It is home of the African Union and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa.

Ethiopia has been often called “the original home of mankind” due to the humanoid fossil discoveries, featuring the world-famous Australopithecine Lucy. After several DNA researches around the world, scientists claimed that the area which nowadays is Addis Ababa is where 100,000 years ago humanity spread.

Regarding landmarks, you can find in the city several interesting museums like the Ethiopian Ethnological Museum, the Addis Ababa Museum and the Ethiopian Natural History Museum. About architecture, features the Saint George’s Cathedral, Holy Trinity Cathedral and the burial place of Emperor Haile Selassie and the Imperial family.

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