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There are 3 ways to get from Accra to Ashanti by plane, bus or car

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  1. Fly from Accra (ACC) to Kumasi (KMS)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Accra to Kumasi

Drive

  1. Drive from Accra to Kumasi

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The cheapest way to get from Accra to Ashanti is to bus which costs $3 - $5 and takes 4h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Accra to Ashanti is to fly which costs $45 - $110 and takes 1h 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Accra and arriving at Kumasi. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 30m.

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The distance between Accra and Ashanti is 201 km. The road distance is 249.8 km.

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The best way to get from Accra to Ashanti without a car is to bus which takes 4h 30m and costs $3 - $5.

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It takes approximately 1h 7m to get from Accra to Ashanti, including transfers.

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Accra to Ashanti bus services, operated by Intercity STC Coaches, depart from Accra station.

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The best way to get from Accra to Ashanti is to fly which takes 1h 7m and costs $45 - $110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $3 - $5 and takes 4h 30m.

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The quickest flight from Accra Airport to Kumasi Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Accra to Ashanti bus services, operated by Intercity STC Coaches, arrive at Kumasi station.

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Map of how to get from Accra to Ashanti.
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  • Distance: 201.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 7m

What companies run services between Accra, Ghana and Ashanti, Ghana?

Africa World Airlines and Passion Air fly from Accra to Tafo every 2 hours. Alternatively, Intercity STC Coaches operates a bus from Accra to Kumasi every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 4h 30m.

Airlines
Africa World Airlines
Website
flyafricaworld.com
Flights from Accra to Kumasi
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Passion Air
Website
flypassionair.com
Flights from Accra to Kumasi
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $300
Bus operators
Intercity STC Coaches
Phone
+233 55 794 3605
Email
info@stc.gov.gh
Website
stc.gov.gh
Bus from Accra to Kumasi
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
stc.gov.gh

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Yes, the driving distance between Accra to Ashanti is 250 km. It takes approximately 3h 35m to drive from Accra to Ashanti.

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Passion Air and Africa World Airlines offer flights from Accra Airport to Kumasi Airport.

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There are 24+ hotels available in Ashanti. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Accra to Accra Airport is to drive which takes 6 min and costs $1 - $2.

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