Approximate Flight Time
From Europe to Accra is 6 hours 30 minutes (direct).
'KOTOKA International Airport' (is situated in Accra, 10km
(6 miles) north of Accra. Taxis from the airport to the city
are available 24 hours, and travel time is about 20 minutes.
Ghana has two deep-water ports, one at TAKORADI, and the other
There is a domestic leisure lake transport plying from Akosombo
to Yeji and back.
A coast road links Lagos, Cotonou and Lome to Accra. The best
internal road from Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) runs inland through
Kumasi. The road from Burkina Faso crosses the border at Navrongo.
Long-distance taxis operate between Ghana and neighbouring
Available, with or without a driver.
State-run and private coach services connect all major towns.
Ghana drives on the right, and a current international driving
licence is required. Drivers bringing vehicles into Ghana
require a 'carnet de passage' and international insurance.
There are domestic airports in Kumasi, Tamale and Sunyani.
There is a rail service between Accra, Takoradi and Kumasi
and several intervening towns.