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Kotoka International Airport, opened on March, 1958, is the main airstation in Ghana. It operates with domestic destinations and international flights within Africa, in addition to some destinations in Europe, the Middle East and the United States.
Official Website: gacl.com.gh
Number of Terminals - 2 - Terminal 2 (domestic and regional flights) and Terminal 3 (international flights), open 24 hours a day and connected through an internal walkway.
Annual passenger traffic: 2 million passengers went through it in 2018.
Tel: +233 302 550 612. Information desks in the Arrivals Hall and the check-in areas of both buildings.
The airport is located 10 km (6 miles) to the northeast of central Accra.See Map
Avis (Tel +233 302 761 752 - 1:00 pm to 10:30 pm) and Hertz (Tel +233 201 234 999 - Mondays through Fridays from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm, weekends from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm) offer car rental services in the Arrivals Halls.
Taxi - Ranks are located in the parking lot, close to the Arrivals exit. There are both metered and shared cabs, which are cheaper. Taxis in the country have the frontal and rear panels and license plates painted yellow. The journey to the city centre takes between 25 and 55 minutes, depending on traffic.
The enclosure has a large parking capacity available 24 hours a day in five different areas and designated passenger drop-off zones in front of the Departures Halls. More information: Tel +233 302 550 612 ext. 2477 / 543 835 715. Fees
Facilities at the airport are limited, therefore disabled passengers are advised to contact their airline in advance to request special assistance.
Latest updates: July 12, 2019