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Distance between Accra (ACC) and Cape Town (CPT)

Flight distance from Accra to Cape Town (Kotoka International Airport – Cape Town International Airport) is 2986 miles / 4805 kilometers / 2594 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Accra (ACC) to Cape Town (CPT) is 4560 miles / 7339 kilometers and travel time by car is about 104 hours 1 minutes.

Accra – Cape Town

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2986
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4805
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2594
Nautical miles

How far is Cape Town from Accra?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2985.593 miles
  • 4804.847 kilometers
  • 2594.410 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 2996.453 miles
  • 4822.323 kilometers
  • 2603.846 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

How long does it take to fly from Accra to Cape Town?

Estimated flight time from Kotoka International Airport to Cape Town International Airport is 6 hours 9 minutes.

What is the time difference between Accra and Cape Town?

The time difference between Accra and Cape Town is 2 hours. Cape Town is 2 hours ahead of Accra.
Accra time to Cape Town time converter

Flight carbon footprint between Kotoka International Airport (ACC) and Cape Town International Airport (CPT)

On average flying from Accra to Cape Town generates about 333 kg of CO2 per passenger, 333 kilograms is equal to 733 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Accra to Cape Town

Shortest flight path between Kotoka International Airport (ACC) and Cape Town International Airport (CPT).

Airport information

Origin Kotoka International Airport
City: Accra
Country: Ghana Flag of Ghana
IATA Code: ACC
ICAO Code: DGAA
Coordinates: 5°36′18″N, 0°10′0″W
Destination Cape Town International Airport
City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa Flag of South Africa
IATA Code: CPT
ICAO Code: FACT
Coordinates: 33°57′53″S, 18°36′6″E