Addis Ababa Airport Informational Guide to Addis Ababa Bole International Airport (ADD) - Non Official

Addis Ababa Airport Terminal 2

Addis Ababa Airport Terminal 2 just hosts international flights and is the largest airport terminal in Africa, capable to handle 22 million passengers a year. 

It has been recently upgraded and equipped with modern services and amenities such as automated bag drops, e-gats, self-check-in kiosks, baggage handling, among others.

Transport between terminals

You can transfer to Terminal 1 by the walkthrough that connects both buildings.

A free shuttle service is available.

Levels

Addis Ababa Airport Terminal 2 is a three level building.

Given the latest updates, Terminal 2 has a new check-in hall with elevated motorway, more international gates and more check-in and immigration counters. 

It counts with 28 check-in counters and 7 airline gates.

Within the terminal there’s a shopping mall, restaurants and a parking garage beneath.

Services

-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

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On-airport hotel

The new five-star luxury hotel (Skylight Hotel) located adjacent to Addis Ababa Terminal 2 has 373 rooms including 27 presidential and executive suites, four restaurants and a conference and banquet hall able to handle 2,000 persons.

Other services: Swimming pool, gym, health centre, café and gift shops.

Lounges

Ethiopian Airlines Cloud Nine Lounge I: Open 24 hours. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Flight Monitors, Newspapers, Magazines, TV, Printers, Copiers, Smoking area.

Ethiopian Airlines Cloud Nine Lounge II: Open 24 hours. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Newspapers, Magazines, TV. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.

Ethiopian Airlines Star Alliance Gold Lounge: Open from first to last departure. Services: Premium food, Snacks, Alcoholic drinks, Wi-Fi, Flight Monitors, Newspapers, Magazines, TV. Please note it is a non-smoking facility.