The cheapest times to fly from JFK to ACC are

  • January 8th to May 27th
  • November 5th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from JFK to ACC is early May. Prices can be as high as $1495 for Friday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $926 for Wednesday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Accra

Flying from New York, NY (JFK) to Accra (ACC) will usually cost between $927 to $1306 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $943. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $1327. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $385 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $981 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JFK to ACC flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the JFK to ACC route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

JFK to ACC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JFK to ACC flight is priced close to the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from New York. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to ACC, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into JFK. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $223 (18%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $975. Return trip prices are from the ACC to JFK flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from JFK to ACC can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 11 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from JFK to ACC while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Gnassingbe Eyadema International Airport (LFW) in Lome

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from ACC
  • Usually 8.97% less expensive than ACC
  • 1-layover flights available

See JFK to LFW flights


Flight Hacking JFK to ACC

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from JFK to ACC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: London (JFK > LHR > ACC)

  • Price for both tickets: $793
  • Average savings: $189 (19.22%)

See JFK to LHR flights

Hack #2: Paris (JFK > CDG > ACC)

  • Price for both tickets: $821
  • Average savings: $161 (16.36%)

See JFK to CDG flights

Hack #3: Milan (JFK > MXP > ACC)

  • Price for both tickets: $900
  • Average savings: $82 (8.31%)

See JFK to MXP flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from JFK to ACC? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Aer Lingus, Air France, Air Italy, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, EgyptAir, Ethiopian, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Royal Air Maroc, Singapore Airlines, South African, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Accra Kotoka International Airport to John F. Kennedy International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5108 miles or 8221 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from JFK to ACC?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JFK to ACC flight is about 10 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between New York, NY and Accra?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from JFK to ACC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JFK
Origination airport name John F. Kennedy International Airport
City New York, NY
Country the United States
Latitude 40.6
Longitude -73.8

Return Airport

Destination code ACC
Destination airport name Accra Kotoka International Airport
City Accra
Country Ghana
Latitude 5.6
Longitude -0.2


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