Qatar Airways Finally Launches New Flights To Accra - Simple Flying


Qatar Airways is launching flights to Ghana. From September 29th, the carrier will be flying to Accra four times a week via Lagos using a Boeing 787 Dreamliner. After a few months of delays, Qatar Airways is finally launching this new route.

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Qatar Airways is launching 787-8 flights to Ghana. Photo: Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways launches Accra flights

As of September 29th, Qatar Airways will be adding flights to Accra, Ghana. This will be the 14th destination in the carrier’s current African network. The airline will be launching four weekly flights via Lagos, Nigeria, using a Boeing 787. The schedule is as follows (all times local):

  • QR1415: Doha (DOH) to Accra (ACC) departs at 00:30 and arrives at 09:00
  • QR1418: ACC to DOH departs at 15:00 and arrives at 05:15 the next day

The airline is using a Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner on the route featuring 22 lie-flat business class seats and 232 standard economy class seats. The 787-8 has served Qatar Airways well thus far in the current crisis.

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Lie-flat business class onboard Qatar Airways’ Boeing 787-8. Photo: Arran Rice – Simple Flying

Qatar Airways will be able to provide connections with its 28 Asia-Pacific destinations, 31 European destinations, 12 Middle Eastern destinations, and nine North American destinations. Passengers will be connecting at Doha’s Hamad International Airport.

A delayed start to the route

Back in January, at the start of the