The cheapest times to fly from GBE to ADD are

  • January 8th to July 22nd (except the weeks of March 19th and March 26th)

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 GBE to ADD is early to mid July. Prices can be as high as $606 for Monday flights during early October, or as low as $435 for Friday flights around early to mid July.


When to Fly to Addis Ababa

Flying from Gaborone (GBE) to Addis Ababa (ADD) will usually cost between $435 to $606 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 $437. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early October, with an average price of $569. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $132 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $480 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GBE to ADD flight.

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

GBE to ADD Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GBE to ADD flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Gaborone. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ADD, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into GBE. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Addis Ababa, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Gaborone. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $28 (4%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $472. Return trip prices are from the ADD to GBE 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 GBE to ADD can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 26 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Botswana, Air India, Air Namibia, Ethiopian, Kuwait Airways, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines, South African, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Bole International Airport to Sir Seretse Khama International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2474 miles or 3982 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GBE to ADD flight is about 5 hour 26 minutes.

How many flights go between Gaborone and Addis Ababa?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from GBE to ADD.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GBE
Origination airport name Sir Seretse Khama International Airport
City Gaborone
Country Botswana
Latitude -24.6
Longitude 25.9

Return Airport

Destination code ADD
Destination airport name Bole International Airport
City Addis Ababa
Country Ethiopia
Latitude 9
Longitude 38.8


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