Bishoftu is a town and separate woreda of Ethiopia, lying south east of Addis Ababa. It was formerly known as Debre Zeyit however since the late 1990s it has been officially known by the Oromo name, Bishoftu, which was its name until 1955. The town is located in the East Shewa Zone of the Oromia Region, and has an elevation of 1,920 metres.
Bishoftu is located 47.9 kilometres southeast of Addis Ababa along its route 4 highway.
Address Debre Zeyit, Ethiopia
Coordinates 8°44'37.694" N 38°59'19.28" E