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Book your trip to arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International, or Wilson. The distance between Accra and Nairobi is 4195 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways, Air Kenya, Emirates, and Skyward Express Limited. Accra and Nairobi have 146 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Accra to Nairobi

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYes
Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYes
Air KenyaXAKP2Yes
EmiratesUAEEKNo
Skyward Express LimitedSEWOWYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Accra to Nairobi?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Accra and Nairobi takes around 5.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Accra and Nairobi?
The flight distance between Accra and Nairobi is 4195 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Accra and Nairobi?
Several carriers operate flights between Accra and Nairobi. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Kenya Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Accra?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Accra and Kumasi, Lagos, Tamale, Monrovia, Sekondi-Takoradi, Johannesburg, London, Dakar, Los Angeles, Dubai, Abuja, Washington, D.C., Abidjan, New York, Cape Town, Port Harcourt, Minneapolis, Houston, Hanoi, Lisbon.
What are the most popular routes to and from Nairobi?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Nairobi and Mombasa, Entebbe, Kisumu, Malindi, Ukunda, Eldoret, Addis Ababa, Lamu, New York, London, Juba, Zanzibar, Dar es Salaam, Kigali, Paris, Johannesburg, Lusaka, Cape Town, Mumbai, Dubai.
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.
What airports are near Nairobi?
The main airport in Nairobi is Jomo Kenyatta International. It is also served by Arusha, Nanyuki, Amboseli.
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