There are 4 ways to get from Juneau to Fairbanks by plane, car ferry, train or bus

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Fly  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Juneau (JNU) to Fairbanks (FAI) JNU - FAI

$226 - $476

3 alternative options

Car ferry, train, bus  •  27 h 9 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Haines
  2. Take the car ferry from Haines to Skagway, AK
  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

$243 - $1,034

Car ferry, bus  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Whittier
  2. Take the bus from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Anchorage, AK - Museum
  3. Take the bus from Anchorage, AK - Egan Center to Denali Bluffs Hotel - Alaska
  4. Take the bus from Denali Bluffs Hotel - Alaska to Fairbanks, AK

$660 - $1,742

Car ferry, train  •  2 days 11 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 Fairbanks

$370 - $1,457

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Juneau to Fairbanks is to fly which costs $220 - $480 and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Juneau to Fairbanks is to fly which costs $220 - $480 and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Juneau and Fairbanks is 630 miles.

The best way to get from Juneau to Fairbanks without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 2 days 8 h and costs $650 - $1,800.

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It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Juneau to Fairbanks, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Juneau Airport to Fairbanks Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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

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There are 44+ hotels available in Fairbanks. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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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 $2.

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Map of how to get from Juneau to Fairbanks.
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  • Distance: 630 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 30 min

What companies run services between Juneau, AK, USA and Fairbanks, AK, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Ravn Alaska fly from Juneau to Fairbanks every 4 hours.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Juneau to Fairbanks via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $470
Train operators
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
Train from Anchorage to Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Schedules at
alaskarailroad.com
Adventure Class
$120 - $190
Goldstar Service
$330 - $390
Bus operators
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 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
Bus from Anchorage, AK - Egan Center to Denali Bluffs Hotel - Alaska
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $320
Schedules at
alaskacoach.com
Alaska Tour & Travel
Website
alaskatravel.com
Bus from Denali Bluffs Hotel - Alaska to Fairbanks, AK
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140
Schedules at
alaskatravel.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
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$30 - $50
Vehicle
$95 - $140
Car ferry from Haines to Skagway, AK
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $27
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
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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