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There are 3 ways to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Accra by plane or train

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Recommended option

Fly from Reagan Washington  •  13h 17m

  1. Fly from Reagan Washington (DCA) to Accra (ACC) DCA - ACC

$565 - $956

Cheapest option

Fly from Washington Dulles  •  13h 47m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Accra (ACC) IAD - ACC

$391 - $912

1 alternative option

Train to Baltimore, fly  •  20h 9m

  1. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
  2. Fly from Baltimore (BWI) to Accra (ACC) BWI - ACC

$397 - $1,272

Reagan Washington (DCA) to Accra (ACC) flights

The flight time between Reagan Washington (DCA) and Accra (ACC) is around 20h 25m and covers a distance of around 8481 km. The fastest flight normally takes 13h 10m. Services are operated by Delta, American Airlines, Air France and others. Typically 130 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
20h 25m
Fastest flight journey time:
13h 10m
Flight distance:
8481 km
Flights per week:
130
Cheapest price:
$381
Carbon emissions:
1719 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
07:59
Last flight departs at:
21:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reagan Washington (DCA) to Accra (ACC) flight schedules

Flights departing Saturday, July 24, 2021

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for United States

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

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Accra is to fly, which costs $390 - $950 and takes 13h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Accra is to fly which costs $550 - $1,000 and takes 13h 17m.

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The distance between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and Accra is 8482 km.

It takes approximately 13h 17m to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Accra, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Reagan Washington Airport to Accra Airport. The quickest flight takes 18h 5m and has one stopover.

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Accra is 4h ahead of Reagan Washington Airport (DCA). It is currently 5:14 AM in Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) and 9:14 AM in Accra.

United Airlines, American Airlines, Air France and three other airlines offer flights from Reagan Washington Airport to Accra Airport.

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Map of how to get from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Accra.
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  • Distance: 8482.3 km
  • Duration: 13h 17m

What companies run services between Reagan Washington Airport (DCA), USA and Accra, Ghana?

Delta, American Airlines and six other airlines fly from Reagan Washington Airport (DCA) to Accra hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Accra via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
15h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Accra via Detroit, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
22h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Reagan Washington to Accra via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Accra via Boston, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
23h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Accra via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
17h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Accra via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Accra via Detroit, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
20h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Accra via Detroit, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 21m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Baltimore to Accra via Raleigh/Durham, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from Baltimore to Accra via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Accra via Charlotte, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
16h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Accra via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
15h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Reagan Washington to Accra via Detroit, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
22h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Accra via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
17h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Accra via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,200
Flights from Baltimore to Accra via Charlotte, New York JFK
Ave. Duration
16h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Accra
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Accra via Brussels
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Flights from Baltimore to Accra via Charlotte, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
16h 39m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Accra via Boston, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
21h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Accra via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,300
Flights from Baltimore to Accra via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Reagan Washington to Accra via Newark, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Accra via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Accra via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,300
Flights from Baltimore to Accra via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Accra via Brussels
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Northeast Regional
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$35 - $65
Business Class Seat
$55 - $100
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Bwi Thurgood Marshall Airport Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$28 - $40

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