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There are 9 ways to get from New York to Alaska by plane, car, bus or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Sitka  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Sitka (SIT) EWR - SIT

$349 - $769

Cheapest option

Fly to Anchorage  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Anchorage (ANC) EWR - ANC

$319 - $2,119

7 alternative options

Fly to Fairbanks  •  9 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Fairbanks (FAI) EWR - FAI

$339 - $2,419

Fly to Juneau  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Juneau (JNU) EWR - JNU

$409 - $1,519

Fly to Kenai, drive  •  13 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Kenai (ENA) EWR - ENA
  2. Drive from Kenai to Anchorage

$582 - $3,240

Fly to Valdez, drive  •  20 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Valdez (VDZ) EWR - VDZ
  2. Drive from Valdez to Lakes

$442 - $3,457

Fly to Homer, bus  •  20 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Homer (HOM) EWR - HOM
  2. Take the bus from Homer, AK to Anchorage, AK

$674 - $3,827

Bus, car ferry  •  7 days 20 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bellingham, Wa
  3. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  4. Take the bus from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Anchorage, AK - Museum

$1,044 - $3,932

Drive  •  3 days 12 h

  1. Drive from New York to Anchorage 4424.4 miles

$430 - $650

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Alaska is to fly which costs $340 - $800 and takes 11 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Alaska is to fly which costs $310 - $2,200 and takes 6 h 54 min.

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The distance between New York and Alaska is 3334 miles. The road distance is 4424.4 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Alaska without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 7 days 20 h and costs $1,000 - $4,000.

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It takes approximately 11 h 20 min to get from New York to Alaska, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Newark Airport to Sitka Airport. The quickest flight takes 11 h and has one stopover.

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Alaska is 4 h behind New York. It is currently 9:38 AM in New York and 5:38 AM in Alaska.

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Alaska is 4424 miles. It takes approximately 3 days 12 h to drive from New York to Alaska.

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United Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta offer flights from Newark Airport to Sitka Airport.

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The best way to get from New York to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs $17.

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Map of how to get from New York to Alaska.
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  • Distance: 3333.8 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 20 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Alaska, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta and United Airlines fly from New York to Sitka every 3 hours.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Newark to Sitka via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Flights from Newark to Sitka via Seattle, Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
13 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $4,800
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $7,500
Flights from Newark to Juneau via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Newark to Juneau via Seattle, Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
17 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Flights from Newark to Kenai via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Newark to Kenai via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
15 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $6,500
Flights from Newark to Kenai via Chicago O'Hare, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
14 h 6 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $6,500
Flights from Newark to Kenai via Portland, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
17 h 37 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $6,500
Flights from Newark to Kenai via Atlanta, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Newark to Kenai via Denver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13 h 28 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from Newark to Valdez via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
16 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $5,500
Flights from Newark to Valdez via Chicago O'Hare, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
14 h 59 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $7,000
Flights from Newark to Valdez via Portland, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $7,000
Flights from Newark to Valdez via Denver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
14 h 21 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,300
Flights from Newark to Valdez via Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
14 h 1 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,200
Flights from Newark to Homer via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
15 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $7,500
Flights from Newark to Homer via Chicago O'Hare, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
12 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $7,500
Flights from Newark to Homer via Portland, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
18 h 57 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $7,500
Flights from Newark to Homer via Denver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13 h 53 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,600
Flights from Newark to Homer via Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13 h 33 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $7,500
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Pittsburgh, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11 h 32 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $7,500
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Columbus, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $7,500
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Cleveland, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12 h 22 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $7,500
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Detroit, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $7,500
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $7,500
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Rochester, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14 h 23 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$600 - $7,500
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Grand Rapids, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $7,500
Flights from Newark to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $4,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Sitka via Detroit, Seattle
Ave. Duration
15 h 26 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Newark to Sitka via Minneapolis, Seattle
Ave. Duration
16 h 11 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $6,500
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $6,500
Flights from Newark to Fairbanks via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
14 h 43 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $6,500
Flights from Newark to Juneau via Detroit, Seattle
Ave. Duration
16 h 31 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Juneau via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 41 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Juneau via Minneapolis, Seattle
Ave. Duration
17 h 36 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Ravn Alaska
Website
flyravn.com
Flights from Newark to Kenai via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Newark to Kenai via Atlanta, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Newark to Kenai via Denver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13 h 28 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
Flights from Newark to Valdez via Denver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
14 h 21 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,300
Flights from Newark to Valdez via Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
14 h 1 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,200
Flights from Newark to Homer via Denver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13 h 53 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,600
Flights from Newark to Homer via Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13 h 33 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,500
Bus operators
Stage Line in Homer
Website
stagelineinhomer.com
Bus from Homer, AK to Anchorage, AK
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$92
Schedules at
stagelineinhomer.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 days 20 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$260 - $430
Flexible
$500 - $700
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
30 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $300
Park Connection Motor Coach
Website
alaskacoach.com
Bus from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Anchorage, AK - Museum
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
alaskacoach.com
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
Ave. Duration
3 days 13 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$550 - $800
Vehicle
$1,900 - $2,800

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