Transportation

Travel to Ethiopia

EthiopianAirlineslogoAs an official supporter of the International SBCC Summit, Ethiopian Airlines is providing discounts to participants. It is offering a 12% discount on Business class fares and 10% discount on Economy class fares to all participants departing from any of its online cities to Addis Ababa.

Participants are invited to make travel arrangements to the event by contacting its local sales offices. To find an office nearest you, please email them your departure city at conventions@ethiopianairlines.com; ahmeda@ethiopianairlines.com

The following restrictions apply:

  • Participants may purchase their flight ticket until Monday, February 08, 2016
  • Participants are expected/ allowed to travel to Addis Ababa from Wednesday, January 27, 2016 up to February 10, 2016.
  • Participants are allowed to return to their destination starting from Monday, February 08, up to February 22, 2016

Please note that in making participants aware of this offer, Summit organizers – in particular Johns Hopkins University – do not endorse Ethiopian Airlines, have no liability of loss and have not determined if the fares offered are competitive inclusive of any proposed discount from Ethiopian Airlines.  

Transport to and from the Airport

Hotels participating with the International SBCC Summit have complimentary shuttles for their guests to and from Bole International Airport. The price of the shuttle is included in the hotel fee. When reserving a room, please indicate the dates and times transportation to and from the airport will be needed.

Transport to and from the UNCC

Summit organizers will provide shuttles from participating hotels each day to and from the Summit. Shuttles will run in the morning before the official program start and in the evening after the program concludes. In the case of evening activities, such as the Official Opening Ceremony on Feb. 8, additional shuttles will be provided to transport participants back to their hotels.