Optional Service Charges

  1. Baggage Allowance and Excess Baggage Fees (per piece each way)
     
    Class Free Baggage Allowance
    C-9             2 checked bags (pieces) each weight limited to 32kgs(70 Pounds) the total 
    dimensions of which does not exceed 158 cms (62 inches) for each bag (piece)
    Y 2 checked bags (pieces) each weight limited to 23kgs(50 Pounds), the total 
    dimensions of which does not exceed 158 cms (62 inches) for each bag (piece)

    Excess for Extra Baggage

    • 150USD/PC Between USA and Africa 1*
    • 200USD/PC Between USA and Africa 2**

    *   AFRICA 1 - ADD BJM DAR EBB JIB JRO JUB HGA HRE KGL KRT LUN NBO ZNZ
    ** AFRICA 2 - OTHER AFRICAN POINTS NOT MENTIONED IN AFRICA 1

    Infant, paying 10% of the applicable fare and not occupying seat is entitled to one checked bag (piece) weighing 10 kgs, the sum of the 3 dimensions of which does not exceed 45 inches (115 cms) plus one fully collapsible child’s stroller or pushchair.

    For ShebaMiles Gold and Silver member, the following additional allowance shall be provided in addition to the normal allowance stated below:

    Frequent Fliers Class of 
    travel
    Additional 
    piece allowed
    Maximum weight 
    of each piece
    Maximum Dimension 
    of each piece
    ShebaMiles Gold Cloud Nine 1 32KG(70lb) 158cms(62")
    ShebaMiles Gold Economy 1 23KG(50lb) 158cms(62")
    ShebaMiles Silver Cloud Nine/Economy 1 23KG(50lb) 158cms(62"
  2. Reservation Fee

    Online on Ethiopianairlines.com - No fee 
    On the phone (Ethiopian call center) - No fee

  3. Unaccompanied Minors 

    1. International

      The following fares shall apply for the transportation of unaccompanied minors on international routes.

      NON CODE SHARE FLIGHT

      Age group  (Year) Applicable 
      Fare
      Service Fee  Company 
      Escort
      International Route Domestic Route
      5 to end of 11 years Adult fare Mandatory at 
      USD50.00 per 
      One Way
      Mandatory at 
      ETB100.00 
      One Way
      Optional
      12 to end of 17 years Adult fare Optional Optional Optional

      Note: For age group 5 to end of 11 years, If escort is requested the applicable charge is Child Fare + One way adult fare for Escort + Service charge.

      Youth from 12-17 years will pay USD 50.00 one way if special attention is required.

      CODE SHARE FLIGHT

      Age group 
      (Year)
      Applicable Fare Company Escort 
      Requirement
      Company Escort 
      Fare
      5 to end of 11 years Adult fare + USD 100.00 
      Service fee
      Mandatory One way adult fare
      12 to end of 17 years Adult fare + USD 100.00 
      Service fee
      Optional Optional

      Note: Additional applicable charge should be collected for interline carriage for both non code share and code share flights.

      For optional services & fees on code shared flights with lufthansa click on the link below: 

      Lufthansa - Baggage & other fees

    2. Domestic

      Unaccompanied minors between the ages of 5 to end of 11 years will be accepted for transportation on domestic routes with Company escort by paying one way of the adult fare for the company escort and ETB 100 service fee. Unaccompanied minors between the ages of 12 to 18 can travel without escort by filling UM form and paying ETB 100 service fee. (For more information please contact your travel agency or Ethiopian ticket office.) 
       
  4. Pet Charges 
     
    Animal Weight/Size Rates
    In cabin Max. 8 kg 100%of the applicable piece rate
    In hold  
    Small Crates (55 x 45 x 40cms) 100%of the applicable piece rate
    Medium Crates (80 x 55 x 55cms) 100%of the applicable piece rate
    Large Crates (100 x 65 x 70cms) 100%of the applicable piece rate
    Ex-Large Crates (125 x 75 x 85cms) 200%of the applicable piece rate

     Exception: For ET codeshare flights the operating carrier rules shall apply.

    Between USA & Africa 1 150USD/PC
    Between USA & Africa 2 150USD/PC
    AFRICA 1 - ADD BJM DAR EBB JIB JRO JUB HGA HRE KGL KRT LUN NBO ZNZ 
    AFRICA 2 - OTHER AFRICAN POINTS NOT MENTIONED IN AFRICA 1

    Service Animals

    Guide dogs for the blind and deaf that passenger depends on are transported free of charge on all Ethiopian flights and may also travel inside the cabin. Please remember to notify Ethiopian of regarding the guide dog ahead of time.

    For optional services & fees on code shared flights with lufthansa click on the link below: 

    Lufthansa - Baggage & other fees

  5. ShebaMiles Award Reservation

    Online on Ethiopianairlines.com - No fee 
    On the phone (Ethiopian call center) - No fee 
    ShebaMiles: award reservation change/cancel (per change/per passenger 100USD)

For optional services & fees on code shared flights with lufthansa click on the link below: 

Lufthansa - Baggage & other fees

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