Ghana Airways (Ghana Airways Limited) is the national carrier of the Republic of Ghana. The airline has its primary hub at Kotoka International Airport, in Accra. Ghana Airways was the name of an airline that was established in 1958 by the government of Ghana, which stopped operating passenger flights in 2004.
In 2020 it was announced that Ghana Airways is being revived, having previously ceased operations in 2004. The Government of Ghana announced that the airline was set to be restarted, in partnership with Egyptair. Egyptair will provide technical and operational support.
The airline is being reestablished and has yet to announce more information regarding routes and the onboard experience. In the meantime, you can take a look at our list of alternative airlines below, to discover airlines that operate flights to Ghana.
More information about the onboard experience and potential routes has yet to be announced by the airline.
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The country’s new national carrier will initially operate a regional network. Ghana Airways has stated that it’s order of three 787-9 Dreamliners was based on the decision of providing efficient and flexible regional services.
It is expected that the airline will then have plans to begin operating international flights.
One route that it is likely that the airline will operate is Accra to Kumasi, which is a popular route and has high demand. You can type 'Accra' and 'Kumasi' into the search bar at the top of the page to start searching for flights between these cities.
Unfortunately, this information has yet to be announced.
It is not yet known whether the airline will have an online check-in service.
For flights departing from Kotoka International Airport, the airport advises that passengers check-in at least 2 hours before scheduled departure time.
The airline is restarting with one McDonnell Douglas DC-10 and one McDonnell Douglas DC-9 aircraft. A further 3 Boeing 787 Dreamliners are also set to be added to the airline’s fleet.
Kotoka International Airport (ACC) is the international airport serving Accra, the capital of Ghana. The airport currently has two passenger terminals, Terminal 2 (used for domestic flights) and Terminal 3 (used for regional, international and long-haul flights).
Kotoka International Airport is currently the primary hub for Africa World Airlines, which provides domestic and regional flights within Ghana, as well as being a base for PassionAir, which is also a domestic operator. Other airlines which fly to ACC include Air Burkina, Arik Air, Dana Air, Delta Air Lines, Ethiopian Airlines, KLM, Goldstar Airlines and Kenya Airways.
The government of Ghana has partnered with EgyptAir to re-establish the new Ghanaian flag carrier, following the signing of A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). Ghana in 2018 had signed a similar MoU with Ethiopian Airlines. However, the deal was held back due to disagreement over key points of discussion, including routes and funding.
The new airline will be operating from its headquarter in Accra, providing a network of routes throughout Ghana and elsewhere within Africa, as well as North and South America.