Cheap flights from Chicago (CHI) to Accra (ACC)

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The best prices from Chicago to Accra Kotoka are usually found in March or October, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Thursday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Accra (ACC)

All the information you need to plan the best CHI to ACC flight in 2022: compare Chicago to Accra flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Accra.
CHI - ACC
Price
$905 - $1,448
ACC
Temperature
77 - 82.4 °F
ACC
Rainfall
0.4 - 7.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$905

From Chicago (CHI) to Accra Kotoka

One-way from

$721

One-way flight from Chicago (CHI) to Accra Kotoka

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Chicago to Accra?

Our data shows that March tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Accra from Chicago. Users have commonly found prices around $1,089 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $829. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Accra?

Flying to your destination on a Sunday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Accra. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chicago to Accra?

To save on the cost of your flight from Chicago to Accra, book at least 48 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 10% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,184 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,228.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Accra (CHI - ACC)?

It’s optimal to fly from Chicago to Accra in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 9% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Accra in May, June 2022

The best prices found for CHI to ACC flights for May, June
16 May - 23 May
$848pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
16 May - 23 May
$904pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
KLM
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 May - 12 Jun
$934pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Accra 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Accra from Chicago found for this year
29 Nov - 7 Dec
$705pp
MDW
Chicago Midway
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
Delta
   
2 STOPS
MDW
Chicago Midway
12 Nov - 24 Nov
$719pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Brussels Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
Brussels Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
18 Nov - 25 Nov
$723pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Accra

Late deals on round-trip flights to Accra from Chicago, departing today and this week
20 May - 12 Jun
$934pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
Delta
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
20 May - 12 Jun
$940pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
25 May - 30 May
$990pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Kotoka from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Accra
1:05 pm - 3:55 pm
British Airways
1 Stop
21h 50m
ORD - ACC
British Airways
$721
ChatDeal
5:05 pm - 8:40 am
Egypt Air
2 Stops
34h 35m
ORD - ACC
Egypt Air
$744
Fareboom
9:00 am - 9:45 am
Air France
2 Stops
19h 45m
MDW - ACC
Air France

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Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Accra

What airport do you fly into for flights to Accra from Chicago?

Located just 1.5 mi from the city center, Accra Kotoka is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Accra from Chicago. Booking flights from Chicago to Kotoka (ACC) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from Chicago from 17 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Chicago to Accra Kotoka have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Chicago to Accra Kotoka have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Delta, British Airways, and United Airlines are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Delta with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Accra for under $1,100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Accra for under $1,100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $1,030, but on average you can expect to pay $1,815.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Accra for under $1,000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Accra within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Accra round-trip?

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Accra, with prices starting at $1,030. Another option worth looking into is KLM, starting at $1,407 round trip. You may be able to fly from Chicago to Accra for 5% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Chicago to Accra one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Lufthansa, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $540. However, be on the lookout for offers from Ethiopian Air and British Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Chicago to Accra for a low price.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chicago to Accra?

The most popular airlines flying from Chicago to Accra are American Airlines, Air France and British Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Chicago to Accra?

The cheapest flight price from Chicago to Accra is $19. On average you can expect to pay $1,932. The most popular route, (Chicago O'Hare Intl - Accra Kotoka), can usually be booked for $719.

What airports serve Accra from Chicago?

Other than O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, the only other city providing service to Accra in the Chicago area is Moline. The airport is located three miles from the center of Moline. Tickets from Chicago and Moline tend to be less expensive in March as opposed to the high demand period during December. Quad City International Airport has two parking options—consider choosing the long-term parking lot for trips of a week or longer, as the prices are much higher for the use of the short-term lot compared to the long-term lot. Also, know that from 11pm to 7am, only a credit or debit card will be accepted for payment to exit the lots. For parking at O’Hare International Airport, check prior to choosing your lot as prices vary from lot to lot and tend to be higher than parking at Quad City International Airport.

Which airlines fly directly from Chicago to Accra?

There are no direct flights from Chicago to Accra. All flights from the area of this departure point average one to three connections and the travel times vary on average from 15h-30h. Travel time for return flights can take up to 44h. Some layover options from Chicago to Accra include Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, New York, Atlanta, Amsterdam, Paris, Montreal, Brussels, and Frankfurt. Upon arrival, you will find that the shortest route from Kotoka International Airport to the Accra city center is approximately seven miles and all routes average 16-20min by car. There is also a shuttle service from the airport to the city. Several other transportation options include taxis, private drivers, shared or personal vans, chartered busses, and stretch limousines.

What are the layover options between Chicago and Accra?

It is important to know that you might have to change airline service providers at some layover locations. If you are looking to get to Africa with a layover only in Africa and no airline changes, Ethiopian Airlines offers service from Chicago with a layover at Bole International Airport in Addis Ababa. Delta Air Lines typically stops in New York and Atlanta. If flying on KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, you will have a layover in Amsterdam. Stops on other airlines include Paris, Montreal, Brussels, and Frankfurt.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Chicago to Accra?

As a U.S. citizen, you will need a passport and a visa to enter Ghana. Your passport must be valid for six months past the date of entry and one page must be left blank for the visitor visa stamp. It is clearly noted on the Embassy of Ghana website that, “Applicants are strongly advised to secure a visa before purchasing a ticket.” Expedited visas take five business days and regular applications take 10 to 15 business days on average. You should also note that Ghana requires proof of certain vaccinations in order to enter the country.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Accra, Ghana

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Accra from Chicago?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Chicago to Accra Kotoka

Most visitors from Chicago need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Accra Kotoka.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Chicago must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 48 hours before departing to Accra Kotoka.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Chicago are not required to quarantine after entering Accra Kotoka.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - All travelers are required to complete a health declaration form no more than 3 days before traveling to Ghana.

Visitor visa - To visit Ghana for Business or Tourism, you require a visa. A paper or embassy visa is the only type of visa available for visitors. Typically the visa is a stamp or sticker added to your passport. You must submit your application through the consulate or local visa center. Visit the government website for details.


Do I need a test to fly back to Chicago from Accra?

Returning to Chicago from Accra Kotoka

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Accra Kotoka must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Chicago.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Accra Kotoka are not required to quarantine after entering Chicago.

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Alternative routes for Chicago to Accra

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Destination information for Accra

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Chicago to Accra.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = GHS 7.42
Average temperature for May in Accra
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Accra
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Accra

Top 10 airlines flying from Chicago to Accra Kotoka

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Chicago to Accra choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
$683 $961 No cancel fee 68%
British Airways
$684 $1,117 No cancel fee 70%
Turkish Airlines
$766 $855 No cancel fee 77%
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$773 $1,096 No cancel fee N/A
United Airlines
$841 $1,120 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$859 $1,146 No cancel fee N/A
Brussels Airlines
$874 $1,208 No cancel fee N/A
Lufthansa
$882 $1,270 No cancel fee 76%
Ethiopian Air
$945 $1,293 No cancel fee 72%
Emirates
$986 $1,261 No cancel fee 75%
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