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Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Accra (ACC)

Distance from Houston to Accra (George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Kotoka International Airport) is 6339 miles / 10202 kilometers / 5509 nautical miles.

How far is Accra from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Accra. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 6339.364 miles
  • 10202.217 kilometers
  • 5508.756 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
  • 6332.964 miles
  • 10191.917 kilometers
  • 5503.195 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to Kotoka International Airport (ACC) is 12 hours 30 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Accra is 5 hours. Accra is 5 hours ahead of Houston.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 772 kg (1 702 pounds).

Airport information


A George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

B 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

Houston to Accra flight path

Shortest flight path between George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Kotoka International Airport (ACC).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Accra (ACC).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
6339

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