Ever-expanding Ethiopian Airlines has expanded network into India after adding a new four-weekly route to Bengaluru, starting from 27 October.
The capital of the state of Karnataka, Bengaluru is dubbed ‘Silicon Valley of India’ and is the centre of technology and innovation.
This new link, adds to Ethiopian’s services to Mumbai and Delhi, as well as its cargo services to Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Mumbai and New Delhi.
Group CEO Tewolde GebreMariam said: “The new four weekly flights will connect the important ICT hub city of Bengaluru to the ever-expanding Ethiopian network in addition to our twice daily flights each to the commercial city of Mumbai and the Capital New Delhi. The flights will also complement our existing dedicated freighter flights to/from Bengaluru.
“The addition of Bengaluru to our Indian network will give wider menu of choices to the fast-growing air travelers between India and Africa and beyond. The increasing flight frequencies and number of gateways in India will facilitate trade, investment and tourism to/from the Indian sub-continent.
“The schedule is carefully designed to connect passengers efficiently through our global hub in Addis Ababa with short connections and will provide the fastest and the shortest connections between Bengaluru in southern India and more than 60 destinations in Africa and South America.”