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Jan 30, 2018

Railway from Ethiopia to Djibouti

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Edited: Feb 5, 2018

The train from Addis Ababa to Djibouti has officially started.

Departures from the new Lebu station outside Addis are at 8:00am, but be there 30 minutes before for baggage checks and immigration processing. And need to buy your ticket 24 hours in advance.

It takes around 10 hours to reach to Djibouti boarder.



Jan 31, 2018

You need to have a visa on your passport to purchase your Addis - Djibouti train ticket

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