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

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Fly Fort Nelson to Anchorage  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Fort Nelson (YYE) to Anchorage (ANC) YYE - ANC

$321 - $1,025

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Bus to Fort St John, fly to Anchorage  •  16 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Nelson to Fort St. John
  2. Fly from Fort St John (YXJ) to Anchorage (ANC) YXJ - ANC

$237 - $752

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Fly Fort Nelson to Kenai, drive  •  19 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Fort Nelson (YYE) to Kenai (ENA) YYE - ENA
  2. Drive from Kenai to Anchorage

$384 - $1,246

Fly Fort Nelson to Homer, bus  •  24 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Fort Nelson (YYE) to Homer (HOM) YYE - HOM
  2. Take the bus from Homer, AK to Anchorage, AK

$676 - $2,133

Bus, train, car ferry  •  5 days 22 h

  1. Take the bus from Fort Nelson to Dawson Creek
  2. Take the bus from Dawson Creek, BC to Edmonton
  3. Take the train from Edmonton to Vancouver
  4. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Bellingham, Wa
  5. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  6. Take the train from Whittier to Anchorage

$744 - $3,354

Drive  •  29 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Fort Nelson to Anchorage 1303.7 miles

$170 - $250

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The distance between Fort Nelson and Anchorage is 1524 km. The road distance is 2085.9 km.

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The best way to get from Fort Nelson to Anchorage without a car is to bus and train and car ferry which takes 5 days 22 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 40 min to get from Fort Nelson to Anchorage, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Fort Nelson Airport to Anchorage Airport. The quickest flight takes 16 h 59 min and has three stopovers.

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Anchorage is 2 h behind Fort Nelson. It is currently 11:07 AM in Fort Nelson and 10:07 AM in Anchorage.

Yes, the driving distance between Fort Nelson to Anchorage is 2086 km. It takes approximately 29 h 8 min to drive from Fort Nelson to Anchorage.

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WestJet, Alaska Airlines, Inc., Air Canada and two other airlines offer flights from Fort Nelson Airport to Anchorage Airport.

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There are 100+ hotels available in Anchorage. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fort Nelson to Fort Nelson Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Fort Nelson to Anchorage.
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  • Distance: 952.5 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 40 min

What companies run services between Fort Nelson, BC, Canada and Anchorage, AK, USA?

Central Mountain Air, Delta and three other airlines fly from Fort Nelson to Anchorage 4 times a day.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Fort St John to Anchorage via Vancouver, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Fort Nelson to Kenai via Prince George, Vancouver, Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
16 h 27 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,100
Flights from Fort Nelson to Kenai via Prince George, Kelowna, Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
30 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Nelson to Kenai via Prince George, Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
28 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $2,200
Flights from Fort Nelson to Kenai via Prince George, Kelowna, Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
28 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,300
Flights from Fort Nelson to Kenai via Prince George, Kamloops, Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
28 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,300
Flights from Fort Nelson to Homer via Prince George, Vancouver, Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
17 h 52 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,500
Flights from Fort Nelson to Homer via Prince George, Kelowna, Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
30 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Fort Nelson to Homer via Prince George, Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
28 h 52 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,700
Flights from Fort Nelson to Homer via Prince George, Kamloops, Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
28 h 52 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,700
Flights from Fort Nelson to Homer via Prince George, Kelowna, Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
28 h 52 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,800
Flights from Fort Nelson to Homer via Prince George, Victoria, Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
26 h 17 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Ravn Alaska
Website
flyravn.com
Flights from Fort Nelson to Kenai via Prince George, Vancouver, Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
16 h 27 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $2,100
Flights from Fort Nelson to Kenai via Prince George, Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
28 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $2,200
Flights from Fort Nelson to Kenai via Prince George, Kelowna, Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
28 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,300
Flights from Fort Nelson to Kenai via Prince George, Kamloops, Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
28 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $2,300
Flights from Fort Nelson to Homer via Prince George, Vancouver, Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
17 h 52 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $3,500
Flights from Fort Nelson to Homer via Prince George, Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
28 h 52 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,700
Flights from Fort Nelson to Homer via Prince George, Kamloops, Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
28 h 52 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,700
Flights from Fort Nelson to Homer via Prince George, Kelowna, Vancouver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
28 h 52 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,800
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Fort Nelson to Anchorage via Prince George, Vancouver, Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 59 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Fort St John to Anchorage via Calgary, Seattle
Ave. Duration
13 h 54 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,300
Flights from Fort St John to Anchorage via Vancouver, Seattle
Ave. Duration
15 h 32 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Nelson to Anchorage via Prince George, Vancouver, Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 59 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Fort St John to Anchorage via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
10 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Edmonton to Vancouver
Ave. Duration
33 h 23 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
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
BC Bus North
Phone
1-844-564-7494
Website
bcbus.ca
Bus from Fort Nelson to Fort St. John
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
bcbus.ca
Bus from Fort Nelson to Dawson Creek
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
bcbus.ca
Stage Line in Homer
Website
stagelineinhomer.com
Bus from Homer, AK to Anchorage, AK
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$92
Schedules at
stagelineinhomer.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Dawson Creek, BC to Edmonton
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$35 - $50
Online Fare
$45 - $70
Standard Fare
$60 - $85
Refundable
$65 - $95
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 Vancouver, Bc to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
Ave. Duration
3 days 13 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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