Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Feb 1, 2018) – Ethiopian Airlines Canada is pleased to announce that effective February 18th, 2018 the carrier will operate the first ever return non-stop service between Addis Ababa and Toronto. This will eliminate the return fuel stop in Dublin, Ireland and reduce the flying time by an hour. Now providing the only non-stop service both ways from Toronto to Africa.

“We are very excited by this news for our valued customers. With increased direct flights from Toronto to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia we want travellers to know that this adds extra convenience when flying to and from Africa.“ said Birhan Abate, Ethiopian Airlines Canada Country Manager.  “We want Canadians to know we are the only airline offering this direct return non-stop service and we want to become their first choice when it comes to choosing a flight to Africa.”

Ethiopian Airlines Canada has five-weekly flights from Toronto to Addis Ababa, operating the ultra-modern Boeing 787-900 XWB from the major hub in Addis Ababa. The start of this non-stop service not only reduces flying time but allows for a better connection schedule at both ends.


About Ethiopian Airlines 
Ethiopian Airlines (Ethiopian) is the largest growing airline in Africa. For more than 70 years of operation, Ethiopian is the continent’s leading carrier, unrivalled in efficiency and operational success.

Ethiopian operates the youngest and most modern fleet to more than 100 international passenger and cargo destinations across five continents. The Ethiopian fleet includes ultra-modern and environmentally friendly aircraft, such as Airbus A350, Boeing 787 Dreamliner, Boeing 777-300ER, Boeing 777-200LR, Boeing 777-200 Freighter, and Bombardier Q-400 double cabin. The average age of the aircraft is five years. Ethiopian is the first airline in Africa to own and operate these aircraft.


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