|Address||Bole Road, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia|
|Telephone||+251 11 665 0400.|
|Website||addisairport.com(Opens an external website in a new tab)|
|Number of terminals||2|
|Time zone||GMT Eastern Africa Time: GMT/UTC +3|
|Location||Addis Ababa Bole International Airport is located in Bole, 8km (5 miles) southeast of Addis Ababa in Ethiopia.|
|Driving directions||From Addis Ababa city centre, head southeast along Bole Road/Airport Road and follow the signs to Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.|
|Car rental||Car hire can be arranged through tour operators and travel agencies.|
|Public transport and taxis||Taxi:
A taxi desk located in the arrivals hall provides fixed tariffs for destinations in the city. However, some travellers report getting better deals by bargaining with yellow cab drivers outside.
If you're feeling brave you can take a minibus from Bole Dild minibus station, which is located under the flyover opposite the terminal. This will work out much cheaper than a taxi, but check what the locals are paying as tourists tend to be overcharged.
Most major hotels offer shuttle services to and from the airport.
|Car parking||There is a large car park just outside the terminals. This can be used by passengers requiring either short or long stays.|
|Information and help desks||A tourist information desk is located in Arrivals.|
A bank and bureau de change desk are available at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.
There are public telephones in the terminal buildings and an on-site post office.
Several restaurants and cafés are available, serving both local and international fare.
Various shops can be found at the airport, including gift retailers and duty-free outlets.
There are no left-luggage facilities at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. A lost and found service (tel: +251 11 517 8958) is operated by the airport and luggage trolleys are available for use.
Other facilities include a travel agency and first aid facilities.
|Conference and business facilities||There are no conference or business facilities at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, but the United Nations Conference Centre (tel: +251 11 544 5386; www.uneca.org/uncc(Opens an external website in a new tab)) on Menelik II Avenue is just a 10-minute drive away. This complex offers extensive meeting and conference facilities.The two business lounges at the airport are available to Ethiopian Airlines passengers only.|
|Disabled facilities||Wheelchairs are available on request. Any passengers who may require additional assistance are advised to contact their airline before travelling.|
|Airport hotels||There are no on-site hotels at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, but there are a number of accommodation options very close by. Hotels can be tricky to find because not all roads in Addis Ababa have names, so make sure you have good directions before you arrive. Some hotels have contact booths in the arrivals hall where passengers can book rooms and arrange transfers.|
Sheraton Addis is located within 7km (11miles) of Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. The hotel has a good choice of business and leisure facilities, ranging from a spa and swimming pools to a children's club.
Addis Ababa 6002, Ethiopia
Tel: +251 11 517 1717.
Web: www.sheratonaddis.com(Opens an external website in a new tab)
Hilton Addis Ababa
Just 15 minutes from Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, Hilton Addis Ababa has extensive dining options as well as squash and tennis courts, a golf putting green and an airline information desk. The hotel also has a range of business services, including numerous meeting and event rooms accommodating up to 600 people.
Menelik II Avenue
Addis Ababa 1164, Ethiopia
Tel: +251 11 517 0000.
Web: www1.hilton.com(Opens an external website in a new tab)
Opened in 2008, Harmony Hotel is located within five minutes of the airport and is one of the more luxurious options in the Bole area of Addis Ababa. The 149 room hotel has a swimming pool, spa, Moroccan baths, Wi-Fi and a range of dining options.
Bole, Cameroon Street, P.O. Box 1639
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: +251 11 618 3100.
Web: www.harmonyhotelethiopia.com/(Opens an external website in a new tab)
The 28-room Tizese Hotel opened in 2012 and is located just a few minutes from the airport. There are two on-site restaurants, spa facilities and a business centre with conference facilities.
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Tel: +251 11 639 2000.
Web: www.tizezehotel.com/(Opens an external website in a new tab)
|Full airport name||Addis Ababa Bole International Airport |