Cheap flights from London to Addis Ababa

LON — ADD
29 May — 5 Jun1
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The best prices from London to Addis Ababa Bole are usually found in October or September, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from London to Addis Ababa

All the information you need to plan the best LON to ADD flight in 2022: compare London to Addis Ababa flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Addis Ababa.

LON - ADD

Price

£536 - £821

ADD

Temperature

15 - 18 °C

ADD

Rainfall

10 - 280 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 24% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop
Round-trip from£427From London (LON) to Addis Ababa Bole
One-way from£326One-way flight from London (LON) to Addis Ababa Bole

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from London to Addis Ababa?

Flights from London to Addis Ababa are found to be more expensive on Thursday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Addis Ababa.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Addis Ababa?

Users have found that booking a flight from London to Addis Ababa at least 48 days early can save you up to 12% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 48 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from London to Addis Ababa for as little as £487 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £527 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Addis Ababa?

Flights from London to Addis Ababa lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from London to Addis Ababa in October, with the cheapest ticket starting at £360.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Addis Ababa (LON - ADD)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from London to Addis Ababa is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 20% on airfare.

Cheap flights from London to Addis Ababa in May, June 2022

The best prices found for LON to ADD flights in May, June
21 Jun - 28 Jun
LHR

London Heathrow

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

27h 00m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

11h 25m
£446

Egypt Air

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Deal found 22/5/22

18 Jun - 4 Jul
LHR

London Heathrow

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

27h 00m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

11h 25m
£447

Egypt Air

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

20 Jun - 6 Jul
LHR

London Heathrow

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

27h 00m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

11h 25m
£448

Egypt Air

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

London to Addis Ababa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Addis Ababa from London found for this year
3 Nov - 13 Nov
LHR

London Heathrow

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

22h 35m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

31h 10m
£420

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 22/5/22

10 Sep - 30 Sep
LHR

London Heathrow

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

10h 10m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

11h 25m
£445

Egypt Air

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

21 Jun - 28 Jun
LHR

London Heathrow

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

27h 00m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

11h 25m
£446

Egypt Air

View Deal

Deal found 22/5/22

Cheap Lufthansa flights from London to Addis Ababa

14 Jun - 29 Jun
LCY

London City

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

18h 40m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LCY

London City

1 stop

18h 50m
£592

Lufthansa

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Deal found 24/5/22

31 May - 12 Jun
LCY

London City

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

18h 40m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LCY

London City

1 stop

18h 50m
£594

Lufthansa

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Deal found 23/5/22

9 Jun - 2 Jul
LCY

London City

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

10h 55m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LCY

London City

1 stop

19h 35m
£595

Lufthansa

View Deal

Deal found 21/5/22

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from London to Addis Ababa

13 Jun - 20 Jun
LGW

London Gatwick

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

13h 15m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LGW

London Gatwick

1 stop

31h 10m
£523

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 24/5/22

7 Jun - 20 Jun
LGW

London Gatwick

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

32h 00m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LGW

London Gatwick

1 stop

31h 10m
£551

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

19 Jun - 9 Jul
LGW

London Gatwick

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

31h 35m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LGW

London Gatwick

1 stop

30h 45m
£556

Qatar Airways

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

Direct flights to Addis Ababa from London

Save time with London to Addis Ababa direct flight deals
13 Jun - 20 Jun
LHR

London Heathrow

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

Nonstop

7h 45m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

8h 15m
£552

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 22/5/22

7 Jun - 21 Jun
LHR

London Heathrow

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

Nonstop

7h 45m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

8h 15m
£554

Ethiopian Air

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

6 Jun - 28 Jun
LHR

London Heathrow

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

Nonstop

7h 45m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LHR

London Heathrow

Nonstop

8h 15m
£555

Ethiopian Air

View Deal

Deal found 24/5/22

Last-minute flights from London to Addis Ababa

Late deals on return flights to Addis Ababa from London, departing today and this week
3 Jun - 24 Jun
LHR

London Heathrow

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

27h 00m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

18h 55m
£458

Egypt Air

View Deal

Deal found 22/5/22

3 Jun - 19 Jun
LHR

London Heathrow

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

27h 00m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

11h 25m
£474

Egypt Air

View Deal

Deal found 22/5/22

3 Jun - 16 Jun
LHR

London Heathrow

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

1 stop

27h 00m
ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

LHR

London Heathrow

1 stop

11h 25m
£487

Egypt Air

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

One-way flights to Addis Ababa Bole from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Addis Ababa
22 Jun
STN

London Stansted

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

3 stops

49h 45m
£254

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

22 Jun
STN

London Stansted

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

2 stops

54h 15m
£255

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

22 Jun
LGW

London Gatwick

ADD

Addis Ababa Bole

3 stops

54h 35m
£259

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 23/5/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about London to Addis Ababa flights.

What airports serve Addis Ababa from London?

You can fly to Addis Ababa from most of London's airports, but the most common routes leave from London Heathrow Airport (LHR), Gatwick Airport (LGW) or Stansted Airport (STN). All of these airports are well connected to Central London. Despite being the busiest airport in the UK, Heathrow is relatively simple to get to; it's on the Piccadilly Line on the tube, and you can be at your terminal in around 45min from the centre of the city. Stansted Airport and Gatwick Airport both have express trains with no stops from the centre of London; Liverpool St to Stansted takes roughly 45min on the Stansted Express, and London Paddington Station to Gatwick usually takes 30min on the Gatwick Express. In Addis Ababa, the airport is conveniently located in close proximity to the city itself. Most hotels in Addis Ababa offer an airport pickup shuttle service, but if your accommodation doesn't have this option, you can catch a taxi from outside the airport; the journey into the centre has a duration of around 15min, and it costs around Br300 (approximately £5).

Which airlines fly directly from London to Addis Ababa?

This route has a wide selection of departing London airports and airlines to choose from, but there isn't a vast selection of airlines that offer direct flights. The only airline that currently offers frequent direct flights between London and Addis Ababa is Ethiopian Air; they have overnight direct flights daily travelling each way. Ethiopian Air direct flights from London to Addis Ababa have a duration of 7h 45min-8h 15min; the quickest flights on this route that have one layover have a duration of 9h 30min-10h 15min, so you'll be saving around 2h if you choose to fly direct.

What are the layover options between London to Addis Ababa?

If you're willing to choose a flight with a layover, you'll have a wider choice of airlines and departing airports. You might also be able to make some savings; some of the flights on this route with a layover are cheaper than flying direct. Several airlines offer flights on this route with only one quick layover, which minimises the impact it has on your overall journey time; for example, Lufthansa has daily overnight flights with one stop in Frankfurt. If you fly Emirates, you can have a layover in Dubai, or you can stop in Cairo or Istanbul if you fly with Egyptair or Turkish Airlines.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from London to Addis Ababa?

British citizens will need a visa when they visit Ethiopia. You can buy an e-Visa online before you travel, or you can buy one at Addis Ababa International Airport (ADD); if you choose to buy your visa in the airport, you should bring US dollars to pay for it; it'll be $50 (around £36) for 1 month and $75 (around £55) for 3 months. You'll also need your passport; it should have at least six months until its expiry from the date you land in Addis Ababa, and you should make sure you have at least two blank pages spare.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Addis Ababa from London?

Most people fly into Addis Ababa Bole (ADD) if they book a flight to Addis Ababa from London. On average, Bole has 5 inbound flights from London per day from 10 airlines. Addis Ababa Bole is conveniently located just 4.8 mi from Addis Ababa’s city center.

Which airlines flying from London to Addis Ababa Bole have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Ethiopian Air, Egypt Air, and Turkish Airlines flying from London to Addis Ababa Bole have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from London to Addis Ababa for under £500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Addis Ababa for under £500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Kenya Airways for just £420, but on average you can expect to pay £454.

Are there nonstop flights from London to Addis Ababa for under £600 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from London to Addis Ababa under £600. A good price for a nonstop flight from London to Addis Ababa is less than £572.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Addis Ababa for under £500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Addis Ababa within the next 7 days for less than £500.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from London to Addis Ababa round-trip?

Flying on Kenya Airways is currently your cheapest option to Addis Ababa, with prices starting at £420. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Egypt Air and Turkish Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at £445 and £475, respectively. You may be able to fly from London to Addis Ababa for 15% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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

The most popular flight routes from London to Addis Ababa are London Heathrow - Addis Ababa Bole, London City - Addis Ababa Bole and London Gatwick - Addis Ababa Bole.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from London to Addis Ababa?

Consider ITA Airways, Emirates or Ethiopian Air when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from London to Addis Ababa.

What are the most reliable airlines from London to Addis Ababa?

Before booking your flight to Addis Ababa from London, check out the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time: Air Canada (100%), ANA (100%), United Airlines( 100%).

What are the cheapest flights from London to Addis Ababa?

On average you can expect to pay £995 for a flight from London to Addis Ababa. The cheapest flight overall is £246 while the most popular route, (London Heathrow - Addis Ababa Bole) is currently priced at £456.

Alternative routes for London to Addis Ababa

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 5 airlines flying from London to Addis Ababa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London to Addis Ababa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Turkish AirlinesCheapest£399Average£461FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time77%COVID-19 safety
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Gulf AirCheapest£400Average£469FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time67%COVID-19 safety
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Egypt AirCheapest£442Average£513FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest£448Average£512FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapest£452Average£510FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from London to Addis Ababa

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Weekly flight availability from London to Addis Ababa

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