Air Transportation

Typical Concerns:
  • Where are the airports located?
  • How do I get the best price on airfare?
  • Airports
Ghana's international airport, Kotoka International Airport (KIA) is situated in the country's coastal capital, Accra. For in-country travel, there are airports located in Kumasi,Navrongo, Sunyani, Takoradi, Tamale, Wa and Yendi. Airports in Navrongo, Wa and  Yendi are not paved. Exiting the airport you can be overwhelmed with individuals wanting to carry your luggage for a tip.  First time travellers may desire to make arrangements for someone to meet them at the airport.  
  • International Flights
Flights to Ghana are available through London, New York City, Atlanta, Washington D.C., Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Brussels, Rome and Cairo. Flights originating from London to Ghana have traditionally been the most affordable, but airfare to Ghana is increasing in affordability across the globe. Arrive at the airport within 3-4 hours of your international flight. Come prepared to pass through customs and security.
  • Buying Tips
Research recommends that international air passage be purchased well in advance in order to take advantage of best price offerings. Like many regions rates may vary by season and competitive factors. For Ghana frequenters with the ability to plan in advance, you can cut costs by purchasing airfare while in Ghana. Flight originating from Ghana will be more affordable than flights originating from Europe or North America.
  • Domestic Flights
The main airline carriers for domestic flights are CityLink and Antrak. Each provides frequent flights between Ghanaian cities. Additionally, you will be able to find air passage to a sampling of nearby African countries.
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Delta Air Lines
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Ghana Journey