Ethiopian Airlines has announced the upgrade of airport facilities at Gondar and Axum airports to now accommodate night flights, with the start of services effective this month.
Flights will depart every week night, departing Addis Ababa at 16h45, arriving at Axum at 18h05. From Axum flights will depart 18h35, arriving at Gondar at 19h15. Flights will depart Gondar at 19h45, arriving in Addis Ababa at 20h50.
Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO, Tewolde Gebremariam, remarked: “The new night services to Axum and Gondar will provide more convenient and flexible options to our customers, whether they are travelling for business or leisure, by increasing connectivity between the two regional cities; by availing more convenient flight options from and to these two cities, making it possible to travel in the morning and return to the city of origin within the same day; and by enabling increased tourism flow into these two historical cities.”