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Air France Celebrates 5 Years of Flying to Accra

On Monday 28 February 2022, Air France celebrated five years of flying to Accra...

Within these five years, the airline has become a major player in region, backed by a strong global network, connecting Africa to the rest of the world together with its strategic partners.

This milestone demonstrates the market’s strong confidence in the brand and the strengthened partnerships between Ghana and France governments. Air France celebrated this milestone with customers aboard AF 914, to thank them for their support.

‘At Air France, our customers are at the heart of our service. They have remained loyal to our brand, even though turbulent times brought about by the pandemic. Through their continued support, they have given us a reason to operate daily direct flights from Accra to Paris. For this reason, we continue to invest in our products and services, to ensure that our customers can travel safely and comfortably, for us to keep flying to Ghana for many more years’ said Mr. Mees van Ojik, Air France – KLM Country Manager, Ghana

Air France now operates daily direct flights from Accra to Charles de Gaulle and it endeavoured to maintain its network as much as possible. Together with her sister company KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, they now offer up to 14 weekly flights out of Accra making it the oldest and biggest operator out of Ghana.
With the lifting of travel restrictions across the world and the resumption of traffic to numerous destinations, the airline is serving up to 182 destinations, and more importantly, Air France will continue to contribute to Ghana’s economy through sustainability efforts.

“The Accra- Paris route has continuously posted impressive growth. We are looking forward to exciting times ahead as we gear towards recovery .We remain optimistic and confident as we continue to reconnect and share experiences with our customers with regards to the new customer journey brought about by the pandemic, to rebuild and recover together,’’ Concluded Mr. Mees van Ojik.

Accra – Paris flight schedule

AF 914: (Days of operation) Monday, Wednesday & Saturday
Leaves Accra at 22:35 arrives in Paris Charles de Gaulle at 0610+1

AF 584: (Days of operation) Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday
Leaves Accra at 20:15 arrives in Paris Charles de Gaulle at 0620+1

AF 586: (Days of operation) Friday
Leaves Accra at 20:15 arrives in Paris Charles de Gaulle at 0620+1

* Operates on all days of the week.
* In view of the constantly changing rules and travel restrictions, the above schedule can be adjusted accordingly.

Flexibility and high standards of hygiene with Air France

Air France is fully prepared and organised to be able to fly passengers to their destinations in a completely responsible manner. It has set the highest possible standards for hygiene, not just for during flights, but also before and after. Travellers are advised to ensure they are fully aware of current regulations before they travel by consulting our websites

Air France named Best airline in the Europe, Western Europe and France rankings

Air France received four awards from Skytrax, the international aviation-rating agency, as part of the Skytrax World Airline Awards 2021.It also climbed to 10th place in the global ranking for the first time, gaining 13 places compared to 2019. Air France is the only European airline in the Top 10 of this ranking, which includes more than 350 airlines and is based on the surveys of more than 13 million passengers of over 100 nationalities.

With Air France Protect, book your trip with complete peace of mind

Air France and KLM will continue to offer a flexible rebooking policy. Customers who buy a ticket as of 1 March 2022, with any travel date in the future, will have the possibility to change their booking free of charge. The flexible offer will also apply to all customers who have purchased their ticket on or before 28 February 2022 with a travel date beyond 01 July 2022. These measures apply to date changes and different destinations, as a fare difference may still apply. Customers who do not know their new travel plans yet can opt for a non-refundable voucher (valid 1 year from date of issuance).
When customers wish to cancel their travel plans and prefer a refund, the fare conditions of the ticket will apply. Customers who have bought a non-refundable ticket can opt for the non-refundable voucher.

Air France’s health commitment

The health and well-being of Air France customers and staff are at the heart of the company’s concerns. Air France is committed to providing its customers optimum health and hygiene conditions at each stage of their trip, upon arrival at the airport. On board the aircraft and throughout the duration of the trip, it is compulsory to wear a surgical mask. The air in the cabin is renewed every 3 minutes. The air recycling system on board Air France aircraft is equipped with HEPA – High Efficiency Particulate Air – filters identical to those used in hospital operating theatres.

For media enquiries, contact:
Mees van Ojik, Country Manager Air France – KLM Group Ghana: +233 204310368


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