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There are 5 ways to get from Ghana to Saudi Arabia by plane or car

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Fly to Medina  •  13h 20m

  1. Fly from Accra (ACC) to Medina (MED) ACC - MED

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Fly to Jeddah  •  11h 1m

  1. Fly from Accra (ACC) to Jeddah (JED) ACC - JED

3 alternative options

Fly to Dammam  •  11h 21m

  1. Fly from Accra (ACC) to Dammam (DMM) ACC - DMM

Fly to Gassim  •  10h 14m

  1. Fly from Accra (ACC) to Gassim (ELQ) ACC - ELQ

Drive  •  5 days 0h

  1. Drive from Accra to Riyadh 8618.2 km

Accra (ACC) to Medina (MED) flights

The flight time between Accra (ACC) and Medina (MED) is around 17h 49m and covers a distance of around 4744 km. This includes an average layover time of around 7h 56m. The fastest flight normally takes 13h. Services are operated by Turkish Airlines, Egyptair, Emirates and others. Typically 46 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
9h 53m
Layover time:
7h 56m
Total time:
17h 49m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
13h
Flight distance:
4744 km
Flights per week:
46
Cheapest price:
1409﷼
Carbon emissions:
961 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
12:20
Last flight departs at:
19:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Accra (ACC) to Medina (MED) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Saudi Arabia

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Saudi Arabia. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Saudi Arabia.

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For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Saudi Arabia.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Saudi Arabia due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Saudi Arabia

Some domestic travel restrictions began to ease in Saudi Arabia from June 21.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Saudi Arabia

International flights leaving Ghana are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Ghana

Last updated: September 22 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ghana to Saudi Arabia is to fly which costs $340 - $1,200 and takes 11h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Ghana to Saudi Arabia is to fly which costs $460 - $1,400 and takes 10h 14m.

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The distance between Ghana and Saudi Arabia is 4989 km. The road distance is 8618.2 km.

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It takes approximately 13h 20m to get from Ghana to Saudi Arabia, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Accra Airport to Medina Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 35m and has one stopover.

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Saudi Arabia is 3h ahead of Ghana. It is currently 4:40 PM in Ghana and 7:40 PM in Saudi Arabia.

Yes, the driving distance between Ghana to Saudi Arabia is 8618 km. It takes approximately 5 days 0h to drive from Ghana to Saudi Arabia.

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Gulf Air Bahrain, Saudia, Emirates and two other airlines offer flights from Accra Airport to Medina Airport.

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

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Map of how to get from Ghana to Saudi Arabia.
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  • Distance: 4988.9 km
  • Duration: 13h 20m

What companies run services between Ghana and Saudi Arabia?

Turkish Airlines, Egyptair and five other airlines fly from Accra to Medina every 4 hours.

Airlines
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Accra to Medina via Cairo
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 4300﷼
Flights from Accra to Medina via Cairo, Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 4500﷼
Flights from Accra to Medina via Istanbul, Cairo
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 4500﷼
Flights from Accra to Jeddah via Cairo
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1300﷼ - 4200﷼
Flights from Accra to Jeddah via Cairo, Borg El Arab
Ave. Duration
18h 20m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 4400﷼
Flights from Accra to Dammam via Cairo
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1500﷼ - 4800﷼
Flights from Accra to Gassim via Cairo
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 5000﷼
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Accra to Medina via Dubai
Ave. Duration
21h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 6000﷼
Flights from Accra to Jeddah via Dubai
Ave. Duration
12h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 6000﷼
Flights from Accra to Dammam via Dubai
Ave. Duration
12h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
3000﷼ - 5000﷼
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Accra to Jeddah via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 4400﷼
Flights from Accra to Jeddah via Lome, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 4400﷼
Flights from Accra to Dammam via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 5000﷼
Flights from Accra to Dammam via Lome, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 5000﷼
ASKY
Website
flyasky.com
Flights from Accra to Dammam via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 5000﷼
Flights from Accra to Dammam via Lome, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
13h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 5000﷼
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Accra to Medina via Istanbul, Ankara
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 4500﷼
Gulf Air Bahrain
Website
gulfair.com
Flights from Accra to Medina via Dubai, Manama
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 6000﷼
Saudia
Website
saudia.com
Flights from Accra to Medina via Cairo, Jeddah
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1400﷼ - 4600﷼
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Accra to Jeddah via Beirut
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
1700﷼ - 4100﷼
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Accra to Dammam via Doha
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
3000﷼ - 10000﷼
Nile Air
Website
nileair.com
Flights from Accra to Gassim via Cairo
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
1600﷼ - 5000﷼

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