Ethiopian Airlines partners with Irish car rental firm CarTrawler

Ethiopian Airlines, Africa’s largest airline, has announced a partnership with CarTrawler, the world’s top supplier of online car rental distribution systems, to offer vehicle rental and transfer services to its passengers worldwide.

The collaboration allows Ethiopian to provide travellers with seamless transportation throughout their itineraries.

Ethiopian Airlines Group CEO Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam commented on the debut of the vehicle-hire and transfer services, saying, “We are extremely happy to collaborate with CarTrawler, which enables our customers to book car rental and transfer services at their destinations.”

“As a customer-centric airline, we are continually looking for ways to improve customers’ comfort through end-to-end services that enhance their travel experience. We have digitally linked the service so that passengers may book from anywhere using our website and mobile app,” he added.

Passengers can hire automobiles from third-party vehicle rental suppliers and arrange ground transportation services such as taxis and ride-hailing services, airport transfer services, and chauffeur driven vehicle rental, among others, using the service. Passengers can book the service via Ethiopian Airlines’ website,, or through the Ethiopian Airlines Mobile App.

CarTrawler offers competitive vehicle rental prices in over 30,000 locations throughout 145 countries, with over 1,200 international suppliers.