There are 8 ways to get from Anchorage to Whittier by plane, train, car ferry, bus 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.

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Fly to Los Angeles  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Los Angeles (LAX) ANC - LAX

$159 - $495

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Fly to Ontario/San Bernardino  •  10 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) ANC - ONT

$225 - $909

Fly to Long Beach  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Long Beach (LGB) ANC - LGB

$215 - $907

Fly to Burbank  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Burbank (BUR) ANC - BUR

$188 - $494

Fly to Santa Ana  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Santa Ana (SNA) ANC - SNA

$220 - $915

Train, car ferry, bus  •  4 days 19 h

  1. Take the train from Anchorage to Whittier
  2. Take the car ferry from Whittier to Bellingham, WA
  3. Take the bus from Bellingham, Wa to Los Angeles, Ca

$695 - $3,196

Train, car ferry, bus via Salem, Or  •  5 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Anchorage to Whittier
  2. Take the car ferry from Whittier to Bellingham, WA
  3. Take the bus from Bellingham, Wa to Salem, Or
  4. Take the train from Salem Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak

$766 - $3,420

Drive  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Drive from Anchorage to Whittier 3710.1 miles

$360 - $550

Questions & Answers

The distance between Anchorage and Whittier is 2364 miles. The road distance is 3710.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Anchorage to Whittier without a car is to train and car ferry and bus which takes 4 days 19 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to get from Anchorage to Whittier, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Anchorage Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 5 h 21 min.

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Whittier is 1 h ahead of Anchorage. It is currently 12:07 PM in Anchorage and 1:07 PM in Whittier.

Yes, the driving distance between Anchorage to Whittier is 3710 miles. It takes approximately 2 days 21 h to drive from Anchorage to Whittier.

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American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Anchorage Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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There are 1000+ hotels available in Whittier. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Anchorage to Anchorage Airport is to line 40 bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Anchorage to Whittier.
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  • Distance: 2363.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 49 min

What companies run services between Anchorage, AK, USA and Whittier, CA, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines and two other airlines fly from Anchorage to Whittier hourly.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Anchorage to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Los Angeles via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Los Angeles via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Ontario/San Bernardino via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Ontario/San Bernardino via Portland
Ave. Duration
11 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Ontario/San Bernardino via Seattle, Portland
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Ontario/San Bernardino via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Anchorage to Ontario/San Bernardino via Juneau, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Long Beach via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Anchorage to Burbank via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Burbank via Portland
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Burbank via Juneau, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Burbank via Seattle, San Jose
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Burbank via Seattle, Portland
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Burbank via Portland, San Jose
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Santa Ana via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Santa Ana via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Anchorage to Santa Ana via Juneau, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Anchorage to Santa Ana via Seattle, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Anchorage to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,700
Flights from Anchorage to Ontario/San Bernardino via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Ontario/San Bernardino via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Anchorage to Ontario/San Bernardino via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Anchorage to Ontario/San Bernardino via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
12 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Anchorage to Long Beach via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Anchorage to Burbank via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Burbank via Portland
Ave. Duration
9 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Burbank via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Anchorage to Burbank via Seattle, Portland
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Santa Ana via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Santa Ana via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Anchorage to Santa Ana via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Santa Ana via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Anchorage to Los Angeles via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Anchorage to Los Angeles via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from Anchorage to Ontario/San Bernardino via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Ontario/San Bernardino via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Long Beach via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Anchorage to Long Beach via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Anchorage to Burbank via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Santa Ana via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Anchorage to Santa Ana via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Anchorage to Los Angeles via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,400
Flights from Anchorage to Ontario/San Bernardino via Denver
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Anchorage to Burbank via Denver
Ave. Duration
12 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Anchorage to Santa Ana via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Anchorage to Long Beach via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $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 Salem Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
29 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $800
Bus operators
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 Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
31 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $300
Bus from Bellingham, Wa to Salem, Or
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Whittier to Bellingham, WA
Ave. Duration
3 days 7 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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