Night flight to Addis Ababa

Review of Ls31 about the flight Ethiopian Airlines between Nairobi and Addis Ababa on 13/04/2015 in Economy
Ls31 ET / ETH NBO / ADD

After landing at 6:26 pm local time for 30 minutes of refueling and boarding, we continued our trip to Addis. The cabin was 80% full after that, while on the first leg of the trip it was 30% full.

At that time of day, the Nairobi Airport is pretty busy so we had to wait almost 20 minutes between taxiing and takeoff.
They served fish with rice on this 2h20min-flight. The meal was served only 16 minutes after takeoff (isn't that a little soon?).

At 8:35 pm the plane began its descent to Addis. The weather was cloudy and the ground temperature was 62° F. It was really cold in the cabin, which was hard to endure. We landed at 8:54 pm. It took 1 hour and 10 minutes of waiting just to get through immigration (Addis is really a pain in that department) and more than 30 minutes for the shuttle to the hotel. That's how ET operates, which doesn't surprise me at all considering that I'm a repeat customer of the airline.

In a few hours, I'll be taking flight ET831 to Brazzaville via Kinshasa (which I've already reviewed here). I'm hoping it will be on a 787.

General
Overall rating
4 / 5
Value (price + quality)
4 / 5
On board
Comfort
3 / 5
Costumer service
3 / 5
Your opinion of security
3 / 5
Food
3 / 5

Flight pictures

All the pictures (5) »
Share!
Was this review helpful?
1
0

Most read opinions about Ethiopian Airlines

By Ls31, about Ethiopian Airlines, , close to Harar, Harari Region, Ethiopia, via its phone
Posted online by Florian de What The Flight, on 15 April 2015
This review has been read 367 times
Flag this review
This review is also available in French.

Are you a representative of Ethiopian Airlines and would like to reply to this review or be notified by email when reviews are published about your airline company? Please contact us!

  • Flight pictures #1
  • Flight pictures #2
  • Flight pictures #3
  • Flight pictures #4
  • Flight pictures #5

Add a comment

Read Ethiopian Airlines reviews