There are 4 ways to get from Kumasi to Abidjan by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  15 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Kumasi to Accra
  2. Take the bus from Accra to Abidjan

$44

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Fly from Kumasi  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Kumasi (KMS) to Abidjan (ABJ) KMS - ABJ

$31 - $152

2 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Kumasi to Abidjan 313 miles

$40 - $65

Bus to Accra, fly  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Kumasi to Accra
  2. Fly from Accra (ACC) to Abidjan (ABJ) ACC - ABJ

$162 - $313

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No, there is no direct bus from Kumasi to Abidjan. However, there are services departing from Kumasi and arriving at Abidjan via Accra. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 30 min.

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The distance between Kumasi and Abidjan is 305 km. The road distance is 500.9 km.

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The best way to get from Kumasi to Abidjan without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 30 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 15 h 30 min to get from Kumasi to Abidjan, including transfers.

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Kumasi to Abidjan bus services, operated by Intercity STC Coaches, depart from Kumasi station.

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The best way to get from Kumasi to Abidjan is to bus which takes 15 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 3 h 54 min.

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The quickest flight from Accra Airport to Abidjan Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Kumasi to Abidjan is 501 km. It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to drive from Kumasi to Abidjan.

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Middle East Airlines, Emirates, Brussels Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Accra Airport to Abidjan Airport.

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  • Distance: 190.9 miles
  • Duration: 15 h 30 min

What companies run services between Kumasi, Ghana and Abidjan, Ivory Coast?

You can take a bus from Kumasi to Abidjan via Accra in around 15 h 30 min. Alternatively, Africa World Airlines, Air Cote D'Ivoire and four other airlines fly from Kumasi to Abidjan 4 times a day.

Airlines
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Accra to Abidjan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $550
Flights from Kumasi to Abidjan via Accra
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Accra to Abidjan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $6,500
Flights from Kumasi to Abidjan via Accra
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$30 - $150
ASKY
Website
flyasky.com
Flights from Accra to Abidjan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $950
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Accra to Abidjan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Kumasi to Abidjan via Accra
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Air Cote D'Ivoire
Website
aircotedivoire.com
Flights from Accra to Abidjan
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Flights from Kumasi to Abidjan via Accra
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Accra to Abidjan
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Air Burkina
Website
air-burkina.com
Flights from Accra to Abidjan
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Bus operators
Intercity STC Coaches
Phone
+233 55 794 3605
Email
info@stc.gov.gh
Website
stc.gov.gh
Bus from Kumasi to Accra
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
stc.gov.gh
Bus from Accra to Abidjan
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
stc.gov.gh

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There are 334+ hotels available in Abidjan. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kumasi to Kumasi Airport is to drive which takes 6 min and costs .

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