There are 3 ways to get from Accra to Tamale by plane, bus or car
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Fly • 1 h 25 min
$77 - $174
Bus • 8 h
1 alternative option
Drive • 8 h 37 min
$50 - $80
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Accra to Tamale is to bus which costs $21 and takes 8 h.
The quickest way to get from Accra to Tamale is to fly which costs $75 - $180 and takes 1 h 25 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Accra and arriving at Tamale. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h.
The distance between Accra and Tamale is 433 km. The road distance is 607.3 km.
The best way to get from Accra to Tamale without a car is to bus which takes 8 h and costs $21.
It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Accra to Tamale, including transfers.
Accra to Tamale bus services, operated by Intercity STC Coaches, depart from Accra station.
The best way to get from Accra to Tamale is to fly which takes 1 h 25 min and costs $75 - $180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $21 and takes 8 h.
The quickest flight from Accra Airport to Tamale Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.
Accra to Tamale bus services, operated by Intercity STC Coaches, arrive at Tamale station.
What companies run services between Accra, Ghana and Tamale, Ghana?
Africa World Airlines flies from Accra to Tamale 4 times a day. Alternatively, Intercity STC Coaches operates a bus from Accra to Tamale twice daily. Tickets cost $21 and the journey takes 8 h.
Flights from Accra to Tamale
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h
- Every day
- Estimated price
- $80 - $320
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More Questions & Answers
Yes, the driving distance between Accra to Tamale is 607 km. It takes approximately 8 h 37 min to drive from Accra to Tamale.
Africa World Airlines offers flights from Accra Airport to Tamale Airport.
There are 14+ hotels available in Tamale. Prices start at $27 USD per night.
The best way to get from Accra to Accra Airport is to drive which takes 6 min and costs $1.