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Route Information for Flights from Los Angeles to Addis Ababa

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Feb 13, 2019

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Los Angeles to Addis Ababa · Ethiopian Airlines

Fly from Los Angeles to Addis Ababa

The gateway to Ethiopia, Addis Ababa features an exotic mix of architecture, ancient cultural traditions and modern amenities. You can fly from Los Angeles to Addis Ababa in approximately 21 hours. Located near the intersection of Interstates 105 and 405, Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is accessible by car and taxi. A complimentary Metropolitan Transit Authority shuttle bus connects the terminal to the Metro Rail Green Line Aviation/LAX station.


In addition to the Merkato bazaar, points of interest in Addis Ababa include the Ethiopian National Museum, the Red Terror Museum and Africa Hall, the founding site for the Organization of African Unity. You can also enjoy the historic architecture of Medhane Alem, which is Africa s largest church. Amazing architectural details also await you at the Parliament Building and the turn-of-the-century St. George s Cathedral.

Hints and tips

When you fly from Los Angeles to Addis Ababa, you'll land at Bole International Airport (ADD), which is located in the city s southeastern suburbs. Temperatures in Addis Ababa remain relatively constant throughout the year. While high temperatures average in the 70s, lows typically hover near 50 degrees Fahrenheit. Due to the city s elevation, evening temperatures can dip into the 30s periodically during the winter months. The local cuisine includes fermented flatbread and spicy meat dishes as well as lentil stew and honey wine.

Flights from Los Angeles to Addis Ababa - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Los Angeles to Addis Ababa now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor can help you with queries about current travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when taking a plane flight from Los Angeles to Addis Ababa.

What is the shortest flight from Los Angeles to Addis Ababa?

With the fastest flight time from LAX to ADD being 17 hours and 50 minutes, we recommend you have a few in-flight survival strategies in your repertoire. Neck pillows, earplugs and eye-masks should be among the basic items you put in your carry-on.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Addis Ababa?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Addis Ababa have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Addis Ababa with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Addis Ababa without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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