Accra Kotoka Airport
Accra Kotoka Airport is Ghana’s main airport, it serves more than 25 airlines from all over the world. The airport was built on the initiative of Kwame Nkrumah, but named after Emmanuel Kwasi Kotoka, who led a coup to overthrow Nkrumah’s government.
Where is Accra Kotoka Airport situated?
Accra Kotoka Airport is located in the northeastern part of the capital of Ghana. The airport is accessible from the city centre via the Liberation Road. The nearest motorway is N1 Acrra – Tema.
How many terminals has Accra Kotoka Airport?
The airport has three terminals, known as Terminal 1, Terminal 2 and Terminal 3. Terminal 3 wil be commissioned in October 2018 and used as International Terminal, Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 will transform to domestic terminals.
The distance from Accra Kotoka Airport to the centre of Accra is 9 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Accra.
From ACC Airport to Accra City centre by Car
Unfortunately, there are no public transport possibilities at this airport. Check out our transportation page for other ways to travel from the airport to the city.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Accra Kotoka Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Accra is about GHS 40.-. Book your taxi at Accra Kotoka Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From ACC Airport to Accra City centre by Taxi
At Accra Kotoka Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Europcar, Avis and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Accra Kotoka Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Accra Kotoka Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- South African Airways (SA)
- TAP Air Portugal (TP)
- Emirates (EK)
- Kenya Airways (KQ)
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Accra
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Things to do
It is possible to book tours in the city and near Accra Kotoka Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
Artistic Side of Industrious Accra: Guided Half-Day Tour
Get under the skin of Ghana’s crafty, commercial community on this 4-hour tour through the local industries of Accra. See shoe-makers create leather wonders, bakers at work with their trusty clay ovens and artisans working with tin and bronze.
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