Ranked as one of the world’s most interesting cities, London is the capital of both England and the United Kingdom. London certainly has something on offer to please all visitors. The capital has lovely parklands, historic buildings the historic Tower of London, Tower Bridge, St Paul’s Cathedral, the iconic Big Ben tower, and Westminster Abbey, where kings and queens have been crowned for centuries. Buckingham Palace, the home of Queen Elizabeth is open to the public. On the sporting front, London has world-renowned football teams and stadiums. Visitors to London are undoubtedly attracted by the diversity of attractions available, including numerous theaters, museums and galleries.
Flying to London
1. Which airports serve Accra to London?
Travelers wishing to travel from Accra to London can board their flight at Accra Kotoka International Airport.
Arrival airports include Heathrow Airport, Gatwick Airport, Stansted Airport, Luton Airport and City Airport.
2. Which airlines operate flights from Accra to London?
There are a number of airlines that travelers can choose from when planning a trip from Accra to London. British Airways is currently the only airline that operates the Accra-London route daily; the flight is direct. Besides British Airways, travelers can opt for Royal Air Maroc, KLM, Tap Air Portugal, Brussels and Air France. However, some of these do not operate daily, while some are not direct flights.
3. How long is the flight?
Direct flights from Accra to London take on average six hours and 40 minutes. A connecting flight may take an hour and 30 minutes more, thereby making the duration of a connecting flight eight hours. London is one hour ahead of Accra in British summer and two hours in winter.
4. Climate changes between Accra and London
Accra is located right by the equator and it experiences a typical tropical climate, so temperature is always high throughout the year; the difference is that from April to June and from September to October it will be hot and wet, while from December to March it will be hot and dry. On the other hand, London is perennially cold, with July being the warmest month and October being the wettest month.
5. Culture differences and need-to-know
London predominantly uses the British pound, and the Ghanaian cedi applies in Accra. To convert money into British pounds, travelers can visit banks or moneychangers located in some London streets.
London has a population of over eight million people while Accra has a population of just under two million. Visitors to London can expect to see some great attractions in the city, including the British Museum, Hyde Park, the Tower of London, Thames River, the London Eye and Buckingham Palace.
Nightlife in London is ranked among the best in the world, as there are a number of top clubs and bars. Due to a mixture of just about every race, nationality and culture, you can expect to find cuisines from all over the world.
For those coming from Accra, it will seem as if you have landed on another planet. Although the capital of Ghana is a modern and vibrant metropolis, it is still a city surrounded by nature and overlooking the ocean, which enjoys an enviable climate and fresh, genuine local food – all things that are almost impossible to find in London.
Accra to London, United Kingdom Last modified: Sep 19, 2021 10:47 -04:00
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How far in advance should I book tickets from Accra to London, United Kingdom?
The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Accra to London, United Kingdom.
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|< 7 days||GHS7,100||GHS3,447|
Cheapest Day To Fly from Accra to London, United Kingdom
We've examined 63,042 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Accra to London, United Kingdom is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.
Compare Flight Prices from Accra to London, United Kingdom by Month
Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Accra to London, United Kingdom flights.
|Month||Origin||Destination||Carrier||Depart Date||Return Date||Stops||Price|
|September||Accra||London, United Kingdom||!!||9/30/21||10/12/21||3||GHS3,423|
|October||Accra||London, United Kingdom||Tap Portugal||10/6/21||10/13/21||2||GHS2,786|
|November||Accra||London, United Kingdom||Tap Portugal||11/24/21||11/28/21||2||GHS3,028|
|December||Accra||London, United Kingdom||Qatar||12/1/21||12/15/21||2||GHS4,509|
|December||Accra||London, United Kingdom||Air France||12/22/21||1/5/22||3||GHS3,326|
|January||Accra||London, United Kingdom||!!||1/19/22||2/2/22||2||GHS1,675|
|January||Accra||London, United Kingdom||!!||1/19/22||2/2/22||2||GHS1,675|
|April||Accra||London, United Kingdom||Tap Portugal||4/29/22||5/11/22||2||GHS3,071|
Cheap Last Minute Flights from Accra to London, United Kingdom
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Accra to London, United Kingdom
Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.
The average price for connecting flights from Accra to London, United Kingdom is GHS3,490.
The average price for direct flights from Accra to London, United Kingdom is GHS6,032.
The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Accra to London, United Kingdom.
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Accra to London, United Kingdom
We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Accra to London, United Kingdom. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.
The average price for one way flights from Accra to London, United Kingdom is GHS1,772.
The average price for round trip flights from Accra to London, United Kingdom is GHS3,490.
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