Prepare Your Stay

Prepare Your Stay

From check-in times to information on currency and time zones, we have the answers to all your travel questions. 

Everything you need to know


Check-in 15:00 - Check-out 12:00

Directions by car (from airport to hotel)

Head northeast toward Airport Rd(73 m), Exit the roundabout onto Airport Rd(240 m), At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on Airport Rd(250 m), Turn left onto Liberation Road(1.9 km), Continue onto Liberation Rd(1.4 km), Continue onto Liberation Road(550 m), Continue straight to stay on Liberation Road (550 m), Continue onto Independence Ave (1.3 km), At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Castle Rd(240 m), Turn right onto Gamel Abdul Nasser Ave. Destination will be on the left.

Distance to Local Attractions

  • National Theatre 750 m
  • Accra International Conference Centre 850 m
  • State House 1.1 km
  • Accra Stadium 1.4 km
  • Independence Square 1.5 km
  • Kwame Nkrumah Mausoleum 1.7 km
  • Oxford Street 2.3 km
  • Flag Staff House 3.8 km
  • Labadi Beach 8.8 km

Pre- Arrival Processes - Travellers intending to enter Ghana

a. All international passengers including those from the ECOWAS region, intending to fly to
Ghana, will be required to be fully vaccinated.
b. Complete the Ghana Health Declaration form here:

Arriving Passengers - Travellers Entering Ghana

Ghanaians and Foreign Residents
a. 18 years and above arriving in Ghana will be required to provide evidence of full
vaccination for a COVID-19 vaccine at the point of embarkation and upon arrival
at Kotoka International Airport (KIA).
b. Fully vaccinated will be exempted from pre-departure COVID-19 PCR testing
from point of embarkation.
c. Fully vaccinated will be exempted from COVID-19 testing upon arrival at the
d. Partially vaccinated or unvaccinated will be required to present a NEGATIVE
48hrs PCR test result to the airline before embarkation and upon arrival.
e. Partially vaccinated or unvaccinated will undergo COVID-19 testing at the KIA
upon arrival.
f. Partially vaccinated or unvaccinated will be undergo COVID-19 vaccination at
KIA upon arrival.


a. At the point of embarkation must provide evidence of full vaccination status to
the Airline prior to embarkation. (Airlines that board non-Ghanaians without
evidence of full vaccination will be considered to have violated the COVID-19
guidelines for Ghana and shall be fined $3,500.00)
b. Travelling to Kotoka International Airport with fake or forged vaccination
certificates shall be quarantined and returned to the point of embarkation
at their own cost.

All Arriving passengers will undergo temperature screening, Yellow Fever Card verification
and COVID-19 vaccination certificate verification as required

Transit Passengers: 

a. Passengers transiting and transferring through KIA will be required to be fully
vaccinated and in addition adhere to COVID-19 testing requirements at the
destination countries.


a. Children under 18 years will not be tested at the Airport upon arrival
b. Children between 10-17 years who are unvaccinated are to submit a 48 Hour
negative PCR test prior to embarkation to Ghana
c. Children under 10 years are exempted from pre-departure COVID-19 PCR testing
and COVID-19 testing at the Airport upon arrival
d. Airline crew are exempted from the pre-departure and arrival COVID-19
testing and should follow the Airline policy for testing.
e. Passengers who arrive under emergency circumstances such as diverted
flights will not be required to undergo testing if they do not leave the airport
or remain in isolation in their hotel.

Travelling with Pets

a. Travelling with pets into Ghana is allowed in line with guidelines of the
Veterinary Services Directorate of the Ministry of Food & Agriculture.

Departure Process- Passengers exiting Ghana

a. Passengers departing Accra will required to adhere to COVID-19 testing
requirements for the destination countries.
b. Departing passengers will undergo temperature screening at the entrance of
Terminal 3 departures.

Wearing of Nose Mask

a. Wearing of nose mask is mandatory in all Airport Terminals and ancillary


Definition of Fully Vaccinated - A person is said to be fully vaccinated when he/she has taken
the full dose of vaccines approved and registered by the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA),

Additional information and guides can be accessed on the Ghana Health Service and Africa
CDC website (

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