The cheapest times to fly from ADD to BJR are

  • October 15th to July 29th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ADD to BJR is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $351 for Saturday flights during early October, or as low as $349 for Wednesday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Bahir Dar

Flying from Addis Ababa (ADD) to Bahir Dar (BJR) will usually cost between $349 to $351 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid July with an average ticket price of $349. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $351. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $351 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ADD to BJR flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ADD to BJR route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ADD to BJR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ADD to BJR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Addis Ababa. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.05, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $0 (0%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $350. Return trip prices are from the BJR to ADD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ADD to BJR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 21 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from ADD to BJR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lalibella Airport (LLI) in Lalibella

  • 115 miles (185 km) away from BJR
  • Usually 41.60% less expensive than BJR
  • Nonstop flights available

See ADD to LLI flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ADD to BJR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Ethiopian, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bahir Dar Ginbot Haya International Airport to Bole International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 208 miles or 335 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ADD to BJR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ADD to BJR flight is about 1 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Addis Ababa and Bahir Dar?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 8 available flights from ADD to BJR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeADD
Origination airport nameBole International Airport
CityAddis Ababa

Return Airport

Destination codeBJR
Destination airport nameBahir Dar Ginbot Haya International Airport
CityBahir Dar


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