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Flights from Johannesburg to Accra

You want to get on the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Accra (the main airport for international flights to Ghana). Only SAA fly direct but is not usually cheapest - use the flight price comparison tool on the left to compare prices of SAA against 1-stop airlines like Arik Air, Emirates, Ethopian Airlines, Kenya Airways & Turkish Airlines. If you require help with the process, don't hesitate to ask us.


  • 14 February 2014 : Clearly the JNB-ACC route is a moneyspinner, as South African Airways has applied for 7 additional weekly flights, which would make it double-daily. Nice Valentines Day prezzie for those wanting to visit Ghana.
  • SAA Weekly Flights to Accra : 7 August 2013 South African Airways adds a flight on Wednesdays to make it weekly flights from JNB to Accra. All flights are in Airbus A330-200s.

  • 2 Dec 2011 : SAA introduces a 5th weekly flight (on Fridays) from Johannesburg to Kotoka International Airport (KIA), Accra. South African Airways' General Manager Commercial, Theunis Potgieter, said that "South African Airways is supporting the growth in demand for air travel to Ghana by adding more travel options for our valued customers. As the leading airline on the continent, South African Airways has a proud and safe history spanning 76 years. We are most pleased to add more travel options to Accra in keeping with the expectations of our customers."

  • 2011 : Air Namibia discontinues JNB-Lagos flights, so its 1-stop to Accra is now via Windhoek (rather than Lagos).

  • 1 Jan 2010 : Air Namibia increases its Johannesburg - Accra frequency to 5 weekly.

  • 20 Nov 2009 : Air Namibia begins 3 weekly flights from Johannesburg Tambo to Accra.



Arik Air

Johannesburg to Accra (ACC)

1-stop (11 hours)
Lagos (LOS)


Johannesburg to Accra (ACC)

1-stop (19 hours)
Dubai (DXB)

Ethiopian Airlines

Johannesburg to Accra (ACC)

1-stop (24 hours)
Addis Ababa

Kenya Airways

Johannesburg to Accra (ACC)

1-stop (14 to 34 hours)
Nairobi (NB0)

South African Airways

Johannesburg to Accra (ACC)

non-stop (7 hours)

Turkish Airlines

Johannesburg to Accra (ACC)

1-stop (27 hours)
Istanbul (IST)


shortest flight route from Johannesburg to Accra

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