There are 7 ways to get from Colorado to Alaska 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 Sitka  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Sitka (SIT) DEN - SIT

$370 - $1,611

Cheapest option

Fly to Anchorage  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Anchorage (ANC) DEN - ANC

$210 - $421

5 alternative options

Fly to Juneau  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Juneau (JNU) DEN - JNU

$310 - $1,311

Fly to Fairbanks  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Fairbanks (FAI) DEN - FAI

$340 - $1,311

Bus, car ferry  •  6 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or 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

$833 - $3,376

Train, bus, car ferry  •  7 days 1 h

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

$862 - $3,713

Drive  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Drive from Denver to Anchorage 3237.7 miles

$310 - $460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Colorado to Alaska is to fly which costs $210 - $430 and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Colorado to Alaska is to fly which costs $210 - $430 and takes 7 h 50 min.

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The distance between Colorado and Alaska is 2521 miles. The road distance is 3237.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 43 min to get from Colorado to Alaska, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Colorado, USA and Alaska, USA?

Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and two other airlines fly from Aurora to Sitka hourly.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Denver to Sitka via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Denver to Sitka via Seattle, Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Denver to Sitka via Seattle, Juneau
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Denver to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $850
Flights from Denver to Juneau via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Denver to Juneau via Seattle, Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Denver to Fairbanks via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Denver to Fairbanks via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
11 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Denver to Sitka via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Denver to Sitka via Salt Lake City, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Denver to Sitka via Los Angeles, Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Flights from Denver to Anchorage via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,200
Flights from Denver to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,200
Flights from Denver to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,200
Flights from Denver to Juneau via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Denver to Juneau via Salt Lake City, Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Denver to Juneau via Los Angeles, Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 21 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Denver to Fairbanks via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Denver to Fairbanks via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Denver to Fairbanks via Salt Lake City, Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $900
Flights from Denver to Anchorage via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $900
Flights from Denver to Fairbanks via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Denver to Anchorage via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Denver Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
31 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$290 - $420
Business Coach Seat
$350 - $490
Room
$650 - $900
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Salem Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Flexi Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Business Coach Seat
$170 - $240
Room
$360 - $500
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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Denver, Co to Portland, Or
Ave. Duration
29 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Portland, Or to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Salem, Or to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $85
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
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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