Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Accra (ACC)

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The best prices from Washington, D.C. to Accra Kotoka are usually found in March or February, booked 53 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Accra (ACC)

All the information you need to plan the best WAS to ACC flight in 2022: compare Washington, D.C. to Accra flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Accra.
WAS - ACC
Price
$807 - $1,631
ACC
Temperature
77 - 82.4 °F
ACC
Rainfall
0.4 - 7.5 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 33% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$807

From Washington, D.C. (WAS) to Accra Kotoka

One-way from

$520

One-way flight from Washington, D.C. (WAS) 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 Washington, D.C. to Accra?

March can be a great time to fly to Accra from Washington, D.C. with a flight ticket averaging about $1,091. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as $787. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Washington, D.C. to Accra?

Sunday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Washington, D.C. to Accra. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Accra.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington, D.C. to Accra (WAS - ACC)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Washington, D.C. to Accra at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 32% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Washington, D.C. to Accra?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 54 days in advance, which can save you up to 14% on flights from Washington, D.C. to Accra compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 54 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $1,164. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,195.

Cheap flights from Washington, D.C. to Accra in May, June 2022

The best prices found for WAS to ACC flights for May, June
29 May - 5 Jun
$864pp
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
Air France
 
1 STOP
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
Air France
 
1 STOP
DCA
Washington, D.C. Reagan-National
22 May - 10 Jun
$878pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
27 May - 5 Jun
$904pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
Delta
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Non-stop flights to Accra from Washington, D.C.

Save time with Washington, D.C. to Accra direct flight deals
7 Oct - 25 Oct
$849pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
10 Oct - 23 Oct
$869pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
13 Oct - 24 Oct
$894pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
United Airlines
Non-Stop
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
United Airlines
Non-Stop
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

Last minute flights from Washington, D.C. to Accra

Late deals on round-trip flights to Accra from Washington, D.C., departing today and this week
28 May - 31 May
$904pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
Delta
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
23 May - 2 Jun
$905pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
28 May - 31 May
$908pp
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
ACC
Accra Kotoka
ACC
Accra Kotoka
KLM
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl

One-way flights to Kotoka from Washington, D.C.

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington, D.C. to Accra
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Royal Air Maroc
1 Stop
25h 30m
IAD - ACC
Royal Air Maroc
$520
Travelgenio
1:15 pm - 2:40 pm
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
21h 25m
IAD - ACC
Turkish Airlines
$632
Kiwi.com
1:55 pm - 10:35 am
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
1 Stop
16h 40m
IAD - ACC
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$633
oojo

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Washington, D.C.</span> to <span class="emphasized">Accra</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Washington, D.C. to Accra

What airport do you fly into for flights to Accra from Washington, D.C.?

Located just 1.5 mi from the city center, Accra Kotoka is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Accra from Washington, D.C.. Booking flights from Washington, D.C. to Kotoka (ACC) should be relatively easy as there is 1 daily inbound flight from Washington, D.C. from 23 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Accra Kotoka have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Can I find flights from Washington, D.C. to Accra for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington, D.C. to Accra for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on TAP AIR PORTUGAL for just $778, but on average you can expect to pay $831.

Are there nonstop flights from Washington, D.C. to Accra for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Washington, D.C. to Accra under $900. A good price for a nonstop flight from Washington, D.C. to Accra is less than $1,007.

Are there last-minute flights available from Washington, D.C. to Accra for under $1,000?

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

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Accra round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Washington, D.C. to Accra is TAP AIR PORTUGAL. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $778 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Turkish Airlines and Royal Air Maroc, starting at $801 and $840 round-trip. TAP AIR PORTUGAL is priced at 28% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Washington, D.C. to Accra one-way?

$468 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from TAP AIR PORTUGAL. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Royal Air Maroc and Turkish Airlines, with prices starting from $520 and $569, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from Washington, D.C. to Accra?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Washington, D.C. to Accra? While on average our users pay $1,285, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $466. The most popular route (Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Accra Kotoka), is priced around $778.

What are the most popular routes from Washington, D.C. to Accra?

The most popular route from Washington, D.C. to Accra is Washington, D.C. Dulles Intl - Accra Kotoka. You may also consider Washington, D.C. Reagan-National - Accra Kotoka or Baltimore/Washington - Accra Kotoka.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Washington, D.C. to Accra?

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Washington, D.C. to Accra.

What airports serve Accra from Washington?

If you're booking a flight to Accra from Washington, three major international airports can serve as your departing points. These airports are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI), and Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD). However, the most often chosen airline hub is the Washington Dulles International Airport, which is the primary airport in the region, handling nearly 40 airlines each day. Getting to Dulles Airport is very convenient, as it is only 26 miles from Washington, D.C. Cars, rental car, airport shuttle, and taxi are some of the common modes of transportation to get to and from the airport. You will arrive in Accra, Ghana, at Kotoka International Airport (ACC).

Which airlines fly directly from Washington to Accra?

There are more than 20 direct flights to Accra from Washington. The majority of the non-stop flights connecting Washington Dulles International Airport to Accra are operated by United Airlines. Most non-stop flights departing from Washington only take about 15h 16min to reach the destination. Currently, Ethiopian Airlines, Turkish Airlines, and Royal Air Maroc are the airlines that offer round-trip flights.All flights with layovers are operated by Turkish Airlines.

What are the layover options between Washington and Accra?

As you travel from Washington to Accra, you may have one or more layovers, depending on the airline. If you fly from Washington Dulles International Airport, your possible layover locations include Frankfurt am Main Airport, Brussels Airport, and Istanbul Airport. Traveling with Turkish Airlines, KLM, and Air France should guarantee you the fewest number of layovers during the flight journey. In most cases, the layover time ranges from 3h to 15h, depending on the airline. When booking a one-way, single-stop flight to Accra, Iberia appears to be the cheapest and fastest airline, with a total approximate travel time of 17h 15min. Generally, flights from Washington to Accra with layovers are cheaper than direct flights.

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

Any American citizen who wants to travel to Accra must have a signed passport. The passport should be valid for at least six months at the time of travel, have a blank page for a visa, and must not be torn, separated, or frayed. American citizens traveling from Washington to Accra will require a visa that's valid for the next 90 days from the day of travel. It is important that you apply for a visa within 30 days of your departure date to maintain its validity for a longer duration. The key requirements for a Ghanaian visa application include a valid passport, passport-type photographs, a visa application form, a VisaCentral order form, and proof of travel arrangement.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Accra, Ghana

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Accra from Washington, D.C.?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Washington, D.C. to Accra Kotoka

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C. from Accra?

Returning to Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C..

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Accra Kotoka are not required to quarantine after entering Washington, D.C..

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Destination information for Accra

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Washington, D.C. to Accra.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = GHS 7.69
Flight duration from Washington, D.C. to ACC
10h 35m
Average temperature for May in Accra
68.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Accra
4.3 ″

Airports servicing Washington, D.C.

Reagan-National (DCA)

Airports servicing Accra

Top 10 airlines flying from Washington, D.C. to Accra Kotoka

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington, D.C. 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
Juneyao Airlines
$13 $20 No cancel fee 66%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Juneyao Airlines. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Air Côte d’Ivoire
$547 $700 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Air Côte d’Ivoire. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Qatar Airways
$565 $895 No cancel fee 68%
Egypt Air
$571 $896 No cancel fee N/A
Turkish Airlines
$573 $841 No cancel fee 77%
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
$578 $1,054 No cancel fee N/A
Delta
$623 $1,096 No cancel fee N/A
Air France
$643 $1,170 No cancel fee 77%
KLM
$698 $1,085 No cancel fee 75%
British Airways
$710 $1,346 No cancel fee 70%

Hourly flight availability from Washington, D.C. to Accra

See what time of day planes typically take off from Washington, D.C. towards Accra.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 100% of WAS to ACC departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of WAS to ACC departures
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Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of WAS to ACC departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Washington, D.C. to Accra
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Washington, D.C. to Accra.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
1 daily flight
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
1 daily flight
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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