Ethiopian plans Pakistan flights

SINGAPORE, 13 March 2023: Ethiopian Airlines, considered the largest network operating carrier in Africa, will launch direct flights to Karachi, Pakistan starting 1 May 2023.

Ethiopian served Karachi from July 1966 to December 1971 and again from June 1993 until July 2004.

The upcoming flight will operate four times a week.

Flight numberFrequencyDeparture AirportDeparture TimeArrival AirportArrival Time
ET  0694Mon, Wed, Fri, SunADD21:45KHI05:05
ET  0695Mon, Tue, Thu, SatKHI05:55ADD08:55

Commenting on reestablishing flights to Karachi, Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Mesfin Tasew said:  As the only flight connecting Pakistan with Africa, the planned service to Karachi will strengthen economic ties between the two regions. It will also offer improved air connectivity for Pakistani investors and tourists visiting Africa.”

Karachi will be the 37th destination of Ethiopian Airlines in Asia. Ethiopian currently serves more than 145 domestic and international passenger and cargo destinations.