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Travelers usually depart from O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International when they travel from Johannesburg to Accra. The distance between Johannesburg and Accra is 4678 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ethiopian Airlines, British Airways, Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines, and Africa World Airlines. Johannesburg and Accra have 86 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Johannesburg to Accra

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYes
British AirwaysBAWBAYes
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYes
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYes
Africa World AirlinesAFWAWNo

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Johannesburg to Accra?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Johannesburg and Accra takes around 6.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Johannesburg and Accra?
The flight distance between Johannesburg and Accra is 4678 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Johannesburg and Accra?
Several carriers operate flights between Johannesburg and Accra. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include South African Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Johannesburg?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Johannesburg and Cape Town, Durban, New York, Port Elizabeth, Harare, Livingstone, Victoria Falls, Nairobi, East London, Windhoek, George, Ndola, Lagos, Bulawayo, Gaborone, Mount Kilimanjaro, London, Washington, D.C., Dar es Salaam, Shanghai.
What are the most popular routes to and from Accra?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Accra and Lagos, Kumasi, Monrovia, New York, Tamale, Abuja, Washington, D.C., London, Abidjan, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Sekondi-Takoradi, Manila, Port Harcourt, Kyiv, Dakar, Boston, Brussels, Orlando.
Which airports are there in Johannesburg?
Johannesburg is mainly served by O. R. Tambo International. But there are other airports nearby, including Lanseria International, Rand Airport.
What airports are near Johannesburg?
The main airport in Johannesburg is O. R. Tambo International. It is also served by Pilanesberg International, Wonderboom.
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 Johannesburg and Accra?
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