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There are 4 ways to get from Ketchikan to Port Hardy by car ferry, train, plane or bus

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Car ferry  •  22 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Ketchikan, AK to Prince Rupert, BC
  2. Take the car ferry from Prince Rupert, BC to Port Hardy

$196 - $762

Cheapest option

Car ferry to Digby Island, fly to Port Hardy  •  15 h 17 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Ketchikan, AK to Prince Rupert, BC
  2. Fly from Digby Island (YPR) to Port Hardy (YZT) YPR - YZT

$196 - $738

2 alternative options

Car ferry, train to Terrace, fly to Campbell River, bus  •  18 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Ketchikan, AK to Prince Rupert, BC
  2. Take the train from Prince Rupert to Terrace
  3. Fly from Terrace (YXT) to Campbell River (YBL) YXT - YBL
  4. Take the bus from Campbell River, BC to Port Hardy, BC - Bus Depot

$302 - $953

Car ferry to Digby Island, fly to Campbell River, bus  •  19 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Ketchikan, AK to Prince Rupert, BC
  2. Fly from Digby Island (YPR) to Campbell River (YBL) YPR - YBL
  3. Take the bus from Campbell River, BC to Port Hardy, BC - Bus Depot

$259 - $946

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ketchikan to Port Hardy is to car ferry and fly which costs $190 - $750 and takes 15 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ketchikan to Port Hardy is to car ferry and fly which costs $190 - $750 and takes 15 h 17 min.

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The distance between Ketchikan and Port Hardy is 365 miles.

It takes approximately 22 h 13 min to get from Ketchikan to Port Hardy, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Terrace Airport to Campbell River Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Port Hardy is 1 h ahead of Ketchikan. It is currently 3:56 PM in Ketchikan and 4:56 PM in Port Hardy.

WestJet, Air Canada and Central Mountain Air offer flights from Terrace Airport to Campbell River Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Port Hardy. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ketchikan to Port Hardy.
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  • Distance: 365 miles
  • Duration: 22 h 13 min

What companies run services between Ketchikan, AK, USA and Port Hardy, BC, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Ketchikan to Port Hardy. However, you can take the drive to Ketchikan, AK, take the car ferry to Prince Rupert, BC, take the car ferry to Port Hardy, then take the drive to Port Hardy. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Ketchikan, AK, take the car ferry to Prince Rupert, BC, take the walk to Prince Rupert, take the train to Terrace, take the taxi to Terrace airport, fly to Campbell River, take the taxi to Campbell River, BC, then take the bus to Port Hardy.

Airlines
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Terrace to Campbell River via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Digby Island to Campbell River via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Pacific Coastal Airlines
Website
pacificcoastal.com
Flights from Digby Island to Port Hardy via Vancouver, Bella Bella
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Digby Island to Port Hardy via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Central Mountain Air
Website
flycma.com
Flights from Terrace to Campbell River via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from Prince Rupert to Terrace
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$22 - $45
Economy
$40 - $60
EconomyPlus
$60 - $90
Business
$60 - $90
Bus operators
Tofino Bus
Phone
Toll Free: 1.866.986.3466 Local: 250.725.2871
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
tofinobus.com
Bus from Campbell River, BC to Port Hardy, BC - Bus Depot
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
tofinobus.com
Book at
tofinobus.com
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Ketchikan, AK to Prince Rupert, BC
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$45 - $65
Vehicle
$140 - $210
BC Ferries
Phone
+1 250-386-343
Website
bcferries.com
Car ferry from Prince Rupert, BC to Port Hardy
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Schedules at
bcferries.com
Book at
bcferries.com
Passenger
$158
Standard Vehicle
$516
Motorcycle
$337

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