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Travelers usually depart from Jomo Kenyatta International, or Wilson when they travel from Nairobi to Addis Ababa. The distance between Nairobi and Addis Ababa is 1164 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways, Uganda Airlines, Jambojet, and Safarilink Aviation. Nairobi and Addis Ababa have 49 direct flights per week.

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Number of flights79810-87

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Ethiopian Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Kenya Airways on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Nairobi to Addis Ababa

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYesUnknownNo
Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYesUnknownNo
Uganda AirlinesURNoUnknownNo
JambojetJMAJMYesUnknownNo
Safarilink AviationXLKF2YesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Nairobi to Addis Ababa?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Nairobi and Addis Ababa takes around 2.2 hours.

What is the flight distance between Nairobi and Addis Ababa?

The flight distance between Nairobi and Addis Ababa is 1164 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Nairobi and Addis Ababa?

Several carriers operate flights between Nairobi and Addis Ababa. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways.

What are the most popular routes to and from Nairobi?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Nairobi and Sharjah International, Cairo International, Indira Gandhi International, Rajiv Gandhi International, Abeid Amani Karume International, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International, Entebbe International, Julius Nyerere International, Kilimanjaro International, Moi International, Kigali International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Addis Ababa?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Addis Ababa and Jijiga, Aba Tenna Dejazmach Yilma International, Gondar, Bahir Dar, Awasa, Lalibela, Arba Minch, Combolcha, Aba Segud, Baco, Semera.

Which airports are there in Nairobi?

Nairobi is mainly served by Jomo Kenyatta International. But there are other airports nearby, including Wilson.

What airports are near Nairobi?

The main airport in Nairobi is Jomo Kenyatta International. It is also served by Arusha, Nanyuki, Amboseli.

What airports are near Addis Ababa?

The main airport in Addis Ababa is Addis Ababa Bole International. It is also served by Addis Ababa Bole International, Awasa.

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