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Introducing Accra


This lively city offers you a colorful exploration with beautiful restaurants, hotels, and business centers in the city. Once a city of tribes, Accra, lying between the rainforests and the golden sands, is a visibly modern city today, considered to be an important trade center. Since 1877, it has been the most populous city in Ghana.

Accra is known for:


History and Art Seaside

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Tema (28 km)
Cape Coast (151 km)
Sekondi-Takoradi (220 km)
CURRENCY
Ghanaian Cedi (GHS)

COUNTRY CODE
+233

ELECTRIC POWER
D, G

TIME ZONE
GMT 0

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
€2.23

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL (2 PEOPLE)
€34.73

Average Temperature

Accra airport information

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PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

Accra city center is 10 km from the airport and cannot be reached by public transport.

Average time from airport: N/A

Distance from airport: 10 km

TAXI:

The only way to get from the airport to the city center is by taxi. However, as the taxi drivers don’t use a meter, you need to agree a price with them beforehand. If you are prepared to bargain, you can get to the city center for around 30 Ghanaian cedi. The journey takes around 40 minutes depending on traffic conditions.

Average taxi price: 30 Ghanaian cedi

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