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USA, 8 hrs to Europe from east coast, 7 to Africa, then factor in time for the boat from airport to Freetown - Sep 3, 2017
Home base is USA. Flights took 16-24 hours in total, always transiting through Europe. - Sep 9, 2014
The U.S. It usually takes about 16-18 hours. There is no contract fair, so you can use BA, Air France, or Brussels Air. All involve a stop in Monrovia, or somewhere else before Freetown. Then, once you land, you have to take a bus to a boat to a car to home. After touching the ground it could be up to 3 hours to arrive at your home. Check a map to see where Lungi Airport is. - Jun 19, 2014
It's seems so close on the map....yet so far. To get out of Freetown, you have to take a boat, to a bus, to the airplane, to one of 3 cities they fly to, connect in a first world country then fly to the States. It takes no less than 15 hours. - Aug 12, 2013
From Washington DC to London is about 7.5 hours with a 3 hour layover, then another 7.5 hours to Freetown. - Sep 16, 2010