There are 6 ways to get from Anchorage to Edmonton by plane, bus, car ferry, train or car

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 Edmonton  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Edmonton (YEG) ANC - YEG

$259 - $909

Cheapest option

Fly to Calgary, bus  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Calgary (YYC) ANC - YYC
  2. Take the bus from Calgary International Airport to Edmonton - Downtown Office

$227 - $1,167

4 alternative options

Fly to Red Deer, bus  •  16 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Red Deer (YQF) ANC - YQF
  2. Take the bus from Red Deer - Radisson to Edmonton - Downtown Office

$297 - $947

Bus, car ferry  •  5 days 15 h

  1. Take the bus from Anchorage, AK - Museum to Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska
  2. Take the car ferry from Whittier to Bellingham, WA
  3. Take the bus from Bellingham, Wa to Coquitlam, Bc
  4. Take the bus from Coquitlam, BC to Calgary, AB
  5. Take the bus from Calgary Downtown Office to Edmonton - Downtown Office

$780 - $3,187

Train, car ferry  •  5 days 21 h

  1. Take the train from Anchorage to Whittier
  2. Take the car ferry from Whittier to Bellingham, WA
  3. Take the train from Bellingham Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
  4. Take the train from Vancouver to Edmonton

$712 - $3,279

Drive  •  41 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Anchorage to Edmonton 1956.2 miles

$250 - $380

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The cheapest way to get from Anchorage to Edmonton is to drive which costs $250 - $380 and takes 41 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Anchorage to Edmonton is to fly which costs $250 - $950 and takes 10 h 24 min.

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The distance between Anchorage and Edmonton is 1442 miles. The road distance is 1956.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 10 h 24 min to get from Anchorage to Edmonton, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Anchorage, AK, USA and Edmonton, AB, Canada?

Delta, Air Canada and three other airlines fly from Anchorage to Edmonton hourly.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Anchorage to Edmonton via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Flights from Anchorage to Red Deer via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
16 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,600
Flights from Anchorage to Red Deer via Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary
Ave. Duration
16 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,700
Flights from Anchorage to Red Deer via Seattle, Calgary
Ave. Duration
11 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Anchorage to Red Deer via Salt Lake City, Calgary
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
Flights from Anchorage to Red Deer via Denver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Flights from Anchorage to Red Deer via Los Angeles, Calgary
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,800
Flights from Anchorage to Red Deer via Seattle, Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Anchorage to Red Deer via Portland, Seattle, Calgary
Ave. Duration
11 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Red Deer via Portland, Calgary
Ave. Duration
15 h 4 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Anchorage to Red Deer via Minneapolis, Calgary
Ave. Duration
15 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $2,000
Flights from Anchorage to Calgary via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Anchorage to Edmonton via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Edmonton via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,900
Flights from Anchorage to Calgary via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,900
Flights from Anchorage to Calgary via Juneau, Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Anchorage to Edmonton via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Anchorage to Edmonton via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
13 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,100
Flights from Anchorage to Calgary via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,300
Flights from Anchorage to Calgary via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 19 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,300
Flights from Anchorage to Calgary via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Anchorage to Edmonton via Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Anchorage to Calgary via Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,900
Flights from Anchorage to Calgary via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $2,900
Train operators
Alaska Railroad
Phone
800.544.0552 / 907.265.2494
Email
reservations@akrr.com
Website
alaskarailroad.com
Train from Anchorage to Whittier
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $95
Schedules at
alaskarailroad.com
Adventure Class
$30 - $95
Goldstar Service
$150 - $180
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bellingham Amtrak to Vancouver Pacific Central Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Vancouver to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $320
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$90 - $130
Economy
$160 - $230
Economy Plus
$230 - $320
Business
$240 - $340
Business Plus/Sleeper
$430 - $600
Bus operators
Red Arrow
Phone
1-800-232-1958
Email
info@redarrow.ca
Website
redarrow.ca
Bus from Red Deer - Radisson to Edmonton - Downtown Office
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
redarrow.ca
Bus from Calgary International Airport to Edmonton - Downtown Office
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
redarrow.ca
Bus from Calgary Downtown Office to Edmonton - Downtown Office
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
redarrow.ca
Park Connection Motor Coach
Website
alaskacoach.com
Bus from Anchorage, AK - Museum to Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
alaskacoach.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 Bellingham, Wa to Coquitlam, Bc
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Coquitlam, BC to Calgary, AB
Ave. Duration
15 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$50 - $75
Online Fare
$70 - $100
Standard Fare
$85 - $130
Refundable
$95 - $140
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Whittier to Bellingham, WA
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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