Ethiopian Airlines Launches New Manchester Route With Promotional Fares
Ethiopian Airlines will commence flights from their second UK destination next week with a four-times-a-week service from Manchester to Addis Ababa.
And to celebrate the launch they are offering some highly competitive fares across their 61 connecting African destinations.
Fares to look out for include Addis Ababa from £530, Kilimanjaro from £405, Uganda from £420, Seychelles from £458, Johannesburg from £435, Nairobi from £445 and Cape Town from £452. These fares are valid for bookings made before 15th December 2018 with travel dates between 28th December till 30th June 2019.
Ethiopian flies to more destinations in Africa than any other carrier and will operate the ultramodern Boeing 787 Dreamliner on the route to Addis with lie-flat business class and economy class. The first flight leaves Manchester Airport on 11th December, initially transiting via Brussels.
The service to Addis Ababa will operate on Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. It will depart from Terminal 2 at 18:05, arriving at Addis Ababa Bole International Airport at 06:45, providing significant onward connectivity options to the African continent. Return flights depart Addis Ababa at 00:45 and arrives in Manchester at 07:20 and have been scheduled to provide convenient connectivity with flights from African continent in to Addis Ababa.
Ethiopian Airlines, UK Country Manager Michael Yohannes said:
“We are excited to commence our new service from Manchester on 11th December. Along with the ten existing flights from Heathrow, inauguration of a 4 weekly Manchester service makes Africa even more accessible along with some excellent connectivity from/to UK regional airports in conjunction with FlyBe, particularly Glasgow and Edinburgh.
“Passengers can look forward to convenient onward connections from Addis Ababa and unparalleled comfort on-board our Boeing 787 Dreamliner along of course with our traditional Ethiopian hospitality.”
The airline is celebrating the launch of this new service by hosting a special fly around the British Isles event hosting VIP’s and extended guests on the morning of the 11th December before the inaugural flight departs at 1805. There will also be celebrations at the departure gate providing traditional Ethiopian hospitality and dancing.
For more information see: www.ethiopianairlines.com / www.manchesterairport.co.uk
Ethiopian Airlines Launches New Manchester Route With Promotional Fares, 6th December 2018, 16:43 PM