Bahir Dar is the third largest city in Ethiopia. It is found in the north-western Ethiopia. It is the capital of Amhara Region. It has about 221,991 population. It can be reached by plane and bus from the capital.
- Ethiopian airlines operates scheduled flights from Addis Ababa (Bole International Airport) to Bahir Dar (Bahir Dar International Airport) and other way round. There are 4 to 6 flights to/from Addis Ababa every day. The flight time is about 40 minutes.
- It is also connected by buses to/from Addis Ababa every day. By bus it may take about 10 hours.