There are 8 ways to get from Albany to Alaska by plane, train, bus, car ferry or car

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Fly Albany to Anchorage  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Anchorage (ANC) ALB - ANC

$314 - $1,204

7 alternative options

Fly Albany to Sitka  •  13 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Sitka (SIT) ALB - SIT

$484 - $1,804

Fly Albany to Juneau  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Juneau (JNU) ALB - JNU

$434 - $1,404

Fly Albany to Fairbanks  •  13 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Albany (ALB) to Fairbanks (FAI) ALB - FAI

$394 - $1,504

Train to Newark, fly to Sitka  •  15 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Sitka (SIT) EWR - SIT

$371 - $841

Train to Newark, fly to Juneau  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Juneau (JNU) EWR - JNU

$471 - $1,491

Train, bus, car ferry  •  8 days 22 h

  1. Take the train from Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bellingham, Wa
  4. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  5. Take the train from Whittier to Anchorage

$985 - $3,973

Drive  •  3 days 12 h

  1. Drive from Albany to Anchorage 4451.7 miles

$430 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Albany to Alaska is to train and fly which costs $370 - $850 and takes 15 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Albany to Alaska is to fly which takes 12 h 30 min and costs $310 - $1,200.

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The distance between Albany and Alaska is 5170 km. The road distance is 7123 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 30 min to get from Albany to Alaska, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Albany, NY, USA and Alaska, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and three other airlines fly from Albany to Anchorage hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Albany to Anchorage via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Albany to Anchorage via Detroit, Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Albany to Anchorage via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
17 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Albany to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Albany to Sitka via Detroit, Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,800
Flights from Albany to Sitka via Minneapolis, Seattle
Ave. Duration
17 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,800
Flights from Albany to Sitka via Atlanta, Seattle
Ave. Duration
18 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Albany to Sitka via Baltimore, Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Albany to Sitka via Newark, Seattle
Ave. Duration
13 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Albany to Juneau via Detroit, Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Albany to Juneau via Atlanta, Seattle
Ave. Duration
13 h 7 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,600
Flights from Albany to Juneau via Minneapolis, Seattle
Ave. Duration
18 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Albany to Juneau via Chicago O'Hare, Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 14 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Albany to Fairbanks via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
11 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Albany to Fairbanks via Detroit, Seattle
Ave. Duration
15 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,600
Flights from Albany to Fairbanks via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
18 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Sitka via Detroit, Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Newark to Sitka via Minneapolis, Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Newark to Sitka via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Newark to Sitka via Salt Lake City, Seattle
Ave. Duration
17 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Newark to Juneau via Detroit, Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Juneau via Minneapolis, Seattle
Ave. Duration
13 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Albany to Sitka via Chicago O'Hare, Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Albany to Sitka via Chicago Midway, Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 13 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,000
Flights from Albany to Juneau via Chicago Midway, Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 37 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Sitka via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Sitka via Seattle, Juneau
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Sitka via Seattle, Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Juneau via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,800
Flights from Newark to Juneau via Seattle, Sitka
Ave. Duration
14 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Albany to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Albany to Anchorage via Newark
Ave. Duration
12 h 11 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Albany to Fairbanks via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Albany to Fairbanks via Newark, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Albany to Juneau via Chicago O'Hare, Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Albany to Juneau via Philadelphia, Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Flights from Albany to Fairbanks via Charlotte, Seattle
Ave. Duration
13 h 39 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Albany to Fairbanks via Chicago O'Hare, Seattle
Ave. Duration
13 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Juneau via Chicago O'Hare, Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Train operators
Alaska Railroad
Phone
800.544.0552 / 907.265.2494
Email
reservations@akrr.com
Website
alaskarailroad.com
Train from Whittier to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Schedules at
alaskarailroad.com
Adventure Class
$30 - $95
Goldstar Service
$150 - $180
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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
Hourly
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $300
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
Ave. Duration
4 days 12 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$550 - $800
Vehicle
$1,900 - $2,800

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