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There are 5 ways to get from Port Harcourt to Ghana by plane, taxi, 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.

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Fly from Port Harcourt

  1. Fly from Port Harcourt (PHC) to Accra (ACC)

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Bus via Accra

  1. Take the bus from Port Harcourt to Jibowu
  2. Take the bus from Lagos Jibowu to Accra

3 alternative options

Taxi to Owerri, fly

  1. Take a taxi from Port Harcourt to Owerri
  2. Fly from Owerri (QOW) to Accra (ACC)

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Port Harcourt to Jibowu
  2. Take the bus from Lagos to Accra

Drive

  1. Drive from Port Harcourt to Accra

Port Harcourt (PHC) to Accra (ACC) flights

The flight time between Port Harcourt (PHC) and Accra (ACC) is around 5h 5m and covers a distance of around 791 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 38m. Services are operated by Air Peace, Arik Air, Africa World Airlines and others. Typically 79 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

79 Weekly Planes
5h 5m Average Duration
$161 Cheapest Price
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Ghana

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

Currently, we are unable to provide international travel restriction information for Ghana relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19). For the latest travel status in Ghana, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Ghana

Last updated: May 16 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Port Harcourt to Ghana is to bus which costs $45 - $65 and takes 20h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Port Harcourt to Ghana is to fly which costs $170 - $210 and takes 3h 39m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Port Harcourt to Ghana. However, there are services departing from Port Harcourt and arriving at Ridge Hospital via Lagos Jibowu and Circle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 23m.

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The distance between Port Harcourt and Ghana is 965 km. The road distance is 1060 km.

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The best way to get from Port Harcourt to Ghana without a car is to bus via Accra which takes 17h 23m and costs $13 - $140.

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It takes approximately 3h 39m to get from Port Harcourt to Ghana, including transfers.

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Port Harcourt to Ghana bus services, operated by Chisco Transport, depart from Port Harcourt station.

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The best way to get from Port Harcourt to Ghana is to fly which takes 3h 39m and costs $170 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus via Accra, which costs $13 - $140 and takes 17h 23m.

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There is no direct flight from Port Harcourt Airport to Accra Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Port Harcourt to Ghana bus services, operated by Chisco Transport, arrive at Accra station.

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Map of how to get from Port Harcourt to Ghana.
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  • Distance: 964.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 39m

What companies run services between Port Harcourt, Nigeria and Ghana?

Air Peace, Arik Air and four other airlines fly from Port Harcourt to Accra every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Port Harcourt to Accra via Jibowu, Lagos Jibowu, Accra, and Circle in around 17h 23m.

Airlines
Air Peace
Website
flyairpeace.com
Flights from Port Harcourt to Accra via Lagos
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $410
Flights from Owerri to Accra via Lagos
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $360
Flights from Owerri to Accra via Abuja, Lagos
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Africa World Airlines
Website
flyafricaworld.com
Flights from Port Harcourt to Accra via Lagos
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Flights from Owerri to Accra via Lagos
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Port Harcourt to Accra via Abuja
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Owerri to Accra via Abuja
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Bus operators
Chisco Transport
Phone
+234 808 927 3799
Email
customer.care@chiscogroupng.com
Website
chiscotransport.com.ng
Bus from Port Harcourt to Jibowu
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
chiscotransport.com.ng
Bus from Lagos Jibowu to Accra
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $120
Schedules at
chiscotransport.com.ng
ABC Transport
Phone
+234 813 986 2090
Email
info@abctransport.com
Website
abctransport.com
Bus from Lagos to Accra
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
abctransport.com
Other operators
Taxi from Port Harcourt to Owerri
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Estimated price
$25 - $30

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Ghana is 1h behind Port Harcourt. It is currently 10:35 PM in Port Harcourt and 9:35 PM in Ghana.

Yes, the driving distance between Port Harcourt to Ghana is 1060 km. It takes approximately 15h 20m to drive from Port Harcourt to Ghana.

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Arik Air, Dana Airlines, Rwandair Express and three other airlines offer flights from Port Harcourt Airport to Accra Airport.

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The best way to get from Port Harcourt to Port Harcourt Airport is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs $9 - $12.

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