'); Therefore, an airport in Cape Coast for a direct flight is timely and would increase revenue and boost tourism," he noted. “You won’t simply dualise the road and then put rail beside it for the masses!!! Cape Coast is a city, fishing port, and the capital of Cape Coast Metropolitan District and Central Region of south Ghana. Residents of Cape Coast who have pleaded with the government for the construction of an airport in the community might be sceptical about this announcement. Cape Coast had a settlement population of 169,894 people (2010 census). Use this tool along with the flight It's a real tourist hub and between Greater Accra, Kumasi and Cape Coast, you have a triangle that really is a hub for economic activities," he said.