There are 3 ways to get from Anchorage to Kenai by bus, car or plane

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

Bus  •  4 h 7 min

$117 - $129

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 13 min

  1. 158.9 miles

$15 - $23

Fly  •  1 h 48 min

  1. ANC - ENA

$192 - $332

What companies run services between Anchorage, AK, USA and Kenai, AK, USA?

Stage Line in Homer operates a bus from Anchorage to Kenai 5 times a week. Tickets cost $72 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, Ravn Alaska flies from Anchorage to Kenai every 2 hours.

Ravn Alaska
Flights from Anchorage to Kenai
Ave. Duration
26 min
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $330
Bus operators
Stage Line in Homer
Bus from Anchorage, AK to Soldotna Visitor Center & Chamber of Commerce
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
5 times a week
Estimated price
Schedules at

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Anchorage and Kenai is 104 km. The road distance is 254 km.

The cheapest way to get from Anchorage to Kenai is to drive which costs $15 - $23 and takes 3 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Anchorage to Kenai is to fly which takes 1 h 48 min and costs $190 - $340.

It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Anchorage to Kenai, including transfers.