There are 6 ways to get from Juneau to Denali National Park and Preserve by plane, train, bus, car ferry 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 Anchorage, train, travel  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Juneau (JNU) to Anchorage (ANC) JNU - ANC
  2. Take the train from Anchorage to Hurricane
  3. Travel from Hurricane to Denali National Park and Preserve

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Car ferry, drive, bus  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Whittier
  2. Drive from Whittier to Anchorage, AK - Egan Center
  3. Take the bus from Anchorage, AK - Egan Center to Denali National Park - Alaska
  4. Take the bus from Wilderness Access Center - Denali, AK to The Eielson Visitor Center - Denali, AK

$443 - $1,477

4 alternative options

Fly to Healy Lake, travel  •  18 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Juneau (JNU) to Healy Lake (HKB) JNU - HKB
  2. Travel from Healy Lake to Denali National Park and Preserve

Fly to Kenai, bus, train, travel  •  17 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Juneau (JNU) to Kenai (ENA) JNU - ENA
  2. Take the bus from Soldotna Visitor Center & Chamber of Commerce to Anchorage, AK
  3. Take the train from Anchorage to Hurricane
  4. Travel from Hurricane to Denali National Park and Preserve

Car ferry, train, bus, travel  •  35 h 30 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Haines
  2. Take the car ferry from Haines to Skagway
  3. Take the train from Bennett, BC to Carcross, YT
  4. Take the bus from Carcross, YT to Whitehorse, YT
  5. Take the bus from Whitehorse, YT to Dawson City
  6. Take the bus from Dawson City to Fairbanks
  7. Take the train from Fairbanks to Hurricane
  8. Travel from Hurricane to Denali National Park and Preserve

Car ferry, train, travel  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Whittier
  2. Take the train from Whittier to Anchorage
  3. Take the train from Anchorage to Hurricane
  4. Travel from Hurricane to Denali National Park and Preserve

Questions & Answers

The distance between Juneau and Denali National Park and Preserve is 645 miles.

The best way to get from Juneau to Denali National Park and Preserve without a car is to car ferry and train and travel which takes 2 days 6 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 6 min to get from Juneau to Denali National Park and Preserve, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Juneau Airport to Anchorage Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 44 min.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. offers flights from Juneau Airport to Anchorage Airport.

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The best way to get from Juneau to Juneau Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 16 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Juneau to Denali National Park and Preserve.
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  • Distance: 644.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 6 min

What companies run services between Juneau, AK, USA and Denali National Park and Preserve, AK, USA?

There is no direct connection from Juneau to Denali National Park and Preserve. However, you can take the line 5 bus to Shell Simmons Drive at Juneau International Airport, take the walk to Juneau airport, fly to Anchorage, take the walk to Airport South Terminal Stop 2, take the line 40 bus to Downtown Transit Center, take the walk to Anchorage, take the train to Hurricane, then take the travel to Denali National Park and Preserve. Alternatively, you can take the line 5 bus to Shell Simmons Drive at Juneau International Airport, take the walk to Juneau airport, fly to Healy Lake, then take the travel to Denali National Park and Preserve.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Juneau to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Juneau to Kenai via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
40-Mile Air
Website
40-mileair.com
Flights from Juneau to Healy Lake via Anchorage, Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Juneau to Healy Lake via Seattle, Anchorage, Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Juneau to Healy Lake via Seattle, Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Juneau to Healy Lake via Anchorage, Seattle, Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
22 h 14 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Train operators
Alaska Railroad
Phone
800.544.0552 / 907.265.2494
Email
reservations@akrr.com
Website
alaskarailroad.com
Train from Anchorage to Hurricane
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
alaskarailroad.com
Adventure Class
$70 - $130
Goldstar Service
$220 - $260
Train from Fairbanks to Hurricane
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Schedules at
alaskarailroad.com
Adventure Class
$70 - $140
Goldstar Service
$220 - $260
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
Stage Line in Homer
Website
stagelineinhomer.com
Bus from Soldotna Visitor Center & Chamber of Commerce to Anchorage, AK
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$72
Schedules at
stagelineinhomer.com
White Pass & Yukon Route
Phone
1-800-343-7373
Email
info@wpyr.com
Website
wpyr.com
Bus from Carcross, YT to Whitehorse, YT
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Schedules at
wpyr.com
Alaska/Yukon Trails
Website
alaskashuttle.com
Bus from Whitehorse, YT to Dawson City
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Schedules at
alaskashuttle.com
Bus from Dawson City to Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Schedules at
alaskashuttle.com
Book at
alaskashuttle.com
Park Connection Motor Coach
Website
alaskacoach.com
Bus from Anchorage, AK - Egan Center to Denali National Park - Alaska
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $320
Schedules at
alaskacoach.com
Denali Visitor Transport
Website
reservedenali.com
Bus from Wilderness Access Center - Denali, AK to The Eielson Visitor Center - Denali, AK
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
reservedenali.com
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Juneau to Haines
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
eweb-prod-almc.carus.com
Passenger
$30 - $50
Vehicle
$95 - $140
Car ferry from Haines to Skagway
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
eweb-prod-almc.carus.com
Passenger
$10 - $15
Vehicle
$18 - $27
Car ferry from Juneau to Whittier
Ave. Duration
42 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$210 - $310
Vehicle
$700 - $1,100

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