Airports in Addis Ababa
Located 3.7 miles (6km) southeast of central Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa Bole Airport is one of the busiest airports in Africa, serving roughly 3.5 million passengers each year. Its new international terminal is among the largest on the continent, and the three-level structure has a number of shops and restaurants for passengers.
Addis Ababa Bole Airport is known for slow processing times, however the staff is famously friendly and passengers generally find the facility a pleasant, if chaotic, introduction to their holiday in Ethiopia.
The airport is situated five miles (8km) from Addis Ababa.
Getting to the city
A regular coach service connects the airport to the city centre. This service is provided for departing passengers by Ethiopian airlines.
Bole International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.
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