Since 28 February 2017, Air France customers have been able to fly off to Accra (Ghana) with three weekly flights on departure from Paris-Charles de Gaulle.
This new service is operated by Airbus A330 with a capacity of 208 seats (40 in Business class, 21 in Premium Economy and 147 in Economy) until 27 March 2017. After this date, the route will be served by Boeing 777-200 with a capacity of 312 seats (28 in Business class, 24 in Premium Economy and 260 in Economy), equipped with the latest long-haul travel cabins throughout the 2017 summer season.
Flight schedules from 28 February to 27 March 2017(in local time)
AF780: leaves Paris-Charles de Gaulle at 13:30, arrives in Accra at 19:05 the same day;
AF731: leaves Accra at 22:25, arrives at Paris-Charles de Gaulle at 6:00 the following day.
Flight schedules as from 28 March 2017 (in local time)
AF780: leaves Paris-Charles de Gaulle at 15:30, arrives in Accra at 19:50 the same day;
AF731: leaves Accra at 23:40, arrives at Paris-Charles de Gaulle at 8:00 the following day.
Flights operated on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays on departure from Paris-Charles de Gaulle.
This new flight offer complements that of KLM, offering a daily service between Amsterdam-Schiphol and Accra this winter.
Discover Accra, the lively city
With over 2,290,000 inhabitants, Accra, the capital of Ghana, is the country’s most densely populated city. The Makola market, at the heart of the city, and its port, the maritime hub in the Gulf of Guinea, are the driving force behind the very colourful city of Accra. A future Eldorado for business travellers, the economic centre of Accra, rich and diverse, is mainly dominated by the oil industry.
Air France-KLM in Africa
Air France-KLM currently operates over 480 flights to 51 destinations in Africa. In addition, thanks to its joint venture partnership with Kenya Airways, the Group offers even more frequencies between Europe and Africa and has expanded its network with another 18 destinations – Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), Blantyre (Malawi), Bujumbura (Burundi), Djibouti (Republic of Djibouti), Harare (Zimbabwe), Khartoum (Sudan), Kisumu (Kenya), Lilongwe (Malawi), Livingstone (Zambia), Lubumbashi (Democratic Republic of the Congo), Lusaka (Zambia), Maputo (Mozambique), Mayotte and Mombasa (Kenya), Moroni (Comoros), Nampula (Mozambique), Ndola (Zambia) and Zanzibar (Tanzania).The Group also benefits from a code-share agreement with the South African airline kulula.com, and offers flights to 4 other destinations in South Africa via Johannesburg or Cape Town – Durban, East London, George and Lanseria.
Wednesday 1 March 2017