Ethiopian Expands Cape Town Service with Nonstop Flights from Addis Ababa

Ethiopian Airlines (ET), the largest and most profitable airline in Africa, is pleased to announce the addition of 2 x weekly non-stop flights between Addis Ababa and Cape Town, effective 3rd February 2016.  This expansion complements its existing 4x weekly services to Cape Town, now offering a total of 6 flights.

 

For the U.K market, there will be 6 x weekly connections from Heathrow (T2) to Cape Town and 6 x return connections with Heathrow – Addis – Heathrow operated with Boeing 777s and Addis – Cape Town – Addis with Boeing 787 Dreamliners with a two-cabin Business Class and Economy Class product. Cape Town flights are available per the following schedule:

Outbound:

Day

Heathrow

Addis

Addis

Gaborone

Gaborone

Cape Town

Stops

1,3,5,7

2015

0632

0947

1447

1537

1732

2

2,4

2015

0632

0830

 

 

1355

1

 

Inbound:

Day

Cape Town

Gaborone

Gaborone

Addis

Addis

London

Stops

2

0900

1105

1210

1910

0150+1

0655

2

3

1455

 

 

2010

0200+1

0705

1

5

1455

 

 

2010

0150+1

0155

1

4,6

0900

1105

1210

1910

0155+1

0700

2

In addition, there are currently daily outbound flights from Heathrow (T2) to Johannesburg and 3 x weekly connections from Heathrow (T2) to Durban,

Ethiopian is a global Pan-African carrier currently serving more than 91 international destinations across 5 continents with over 200 daily flights using the latest technology aircraft such as the B777s and B787s Dreamliner with an average fleet age of five years.