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Fares from $499 One Way, $770 Round Trip from New York to Accra

Prices starting at $770 for return flights and $499 for one-way flights to Accra were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Accra from New York

Route Information for Flights from New York to Accra

Origin Airport IATA CodeNYC
Destination Airport IATA CodeACC
Distance5108 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesDelta Air Lines
Earliest Flight Arrival8:00PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival8:00PM UTC

Fly from New York to Accra

As fashion designers Duaba Serwaa and Poqua Poqu are earning international recognition, more people are showing an interest in visiting Ghana. Accra in particular is a city visitors love because the town is brimming with characteristic art and culture. An airport you can use to fly from New York to Accra within 11 to 17 hours is the John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK). Transportation to the airport includes subway, bus and taxi.


To get a good view of the city and harbor, climb the lighthouse tower in Jamestown. If you're into sports, check out some of the boxing gyms in Jamestown, which are famous as sites where some champions were trained. Labadi Beach is a lively attraction in Accra where the locals love to party on the weekends. Learn about Ghanian culture and history at the National Museum. Locals enjoy gathering at what they call "chop bars" to foster a community spirit.

Hints and tips

Your plane will land at the Kotoka International Airport (ACC). You can get around Accra by foot, taxi, minibus or car rental. The temperature in the city is warm to hot year-round. The rainiest months are May and June, and the dry season is from December to February. Popular annual events in Accra include the Environmental Film Festival of Accra and Homowo.

Flights from New York to Accra - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from New York to Accra?

Start thinking about your ideal travel dates, because there is. You can fly from New York, NY (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to Accra (ACC-Kotoka Intl.) in one easy trip with Delta Air Lines.

What is the shortest flight from New York to Accra?

With a minimum flight duration of 10 hours and 20 minutes, it's a good idea to be as comfortable as possible. Amassed some extra air miles? This might be a good opportunity to upgrade to a seat with more legroom on your New York to Accra trip.

What airlines fly from New York (and vicinity) to Accra (and vicinity) most frequently?

Delta is the most frequent airline operating on the New York (and vicinity) to Accra (and vicinity) route. Take your pick of 11 flights per month with this carrier.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Accra?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Accra have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Accra with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Accra without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.