Travel Tips

At Ethiopian Airlines, we are dedicated to providing a safe and timely travel experience for all our passengers. We understand that travel can be stressful, which is why we strive to make your journey as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Here are some tips to help you relax, enjoy your flight, and arrive at your destination feeling refreshed:
TravelPlanning Preparation At the Airport Onboard

Travel planning and booking

Entry requirements

Before booking your flight, make sure to check the entry requirements for your destination country. This can include visa requirements, vaccination or COVID-19 testing, and quarantine rules. To the entry requirements

Flight information

Ethiopian Airlines provides passengers with detailed information on flight schedules, routes, and fares on their website. You can also book your flight online or through their customer service center.

Contact details

Ethiopian Airlines has customer service centers around the world, and their website provides contact information for each location.

Traveling with children

Ethiopian Airlines offers special services for families traveling with children, including priority boarding and pre-boarding assistance.

Traveling with pets

Ethiopian Airlines allows pets to travel in the cabin or as checked baggage, but there are certain restrictions and requirements that must be met.



Passengers can check-in online using the Ethiopian Airlines mobile app or website. This service allows you to select your seat and receive your boarding pass before arriving at the airport.

Digital document check

Ethiopian Airlines accepts digital versions of travel documents, such as passports and visas. Make sure to have your digital documents ready before checking in for your flight.

Flight status

You can check the status of your Ethiopian Airlines flight on their website or mobile app.

At the Airport


Ethiopian Airlines offers lounges for eligible passengers, including those traveling in business class or with certain loyalty program memberships.

Plan your time

Make sure to arrive at the airport with enough time to complete check-in and security procedures. Ethiopian Airlines recommends arriving at least two hours before your scheduled departure time.


On board:

Ethiopian Airlines uses group boarding, which means passengers are divided into groups based on their seat location and boarding priority. Make sure to pay attention to your boarding group to avoid delays or confusion.