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Book your trip to arrive at O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International. The distance between Accra and Johannesburg is 4678 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Kenya Airways, Fly Safair, Ethiopian Airlines, Qatar Airways, and Africa World Airlines. Accra and Johannesburg have 128 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Accra to Johannesburg

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Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYesNo
Fly SafairSFRFAYesNo
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYesNo
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYes0
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Africa World AirlinesAFWAWNoNo

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Most travelers from Ghana can enter South Africa, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results required
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa

Return

Visa requirements
  • Visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Ghana
  • Mandatory health declaration form
Additional information
  • Health screening before exiting Ghana
  • Health screening on arrival
  • Masks are mandatory in public

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in South Africa in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Accra to Johannesburg?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Accra and Johannesburg takes around 5.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Accra and Johannesburg?
The flight distance between Accra and Johannesburg is 4678 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Accra and Johannesburg?
Several carriers operate flights between Accra and Johannesburg. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include South African Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Accra?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Accra and London, Kumasi, Lagos, Sydney, Tamale, Manchester, Perth, Melbourne, Toronto, Leeds, Istanbul, Amsterdam, Birmingham, Port Moresby, Paris, Monrovia, Abuja, Sekondi-Takoradi, Glasgow, Edinburgh.
What are the most popular routes to and from Johannesburg?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Johannesburg and Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, London, George, Harare, East London, Manchester, Bulawayo, Bloemfontein, Lusaka, Denpasar, Ho Chi Minh City, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Entebbe, Dar es Salaam, Gaborone, Tokyo, Hangzhou.
What airports are near Accra?
The main airport in Accra is Kotoka International. It is also served by Kotoka International, Kumasi, Lomé–Tokoin International, Takoradi.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Accra and Johannesburg?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Accra and Johannesburg thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Accra and Johannesburg can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Accra and Johannesburg?
Currently, you can fly between Accra and Johannesburg with Kenya Airways, Fly Safair, Ethiopian Airlines, Qatar Airways, Africa World Airlines.
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