There are 5 ways to get from Milwaukee to Anchorage by plane, bus, train, 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 from Milwaukee  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Milwaukee (MKE) to Anchorage (ANC) MKE - ANC

$304 - $1,204

Cheapest option

Bus to Chicago O'Hare, fly  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, WI - Amtrak to Chicago, IL - O'Hare International Airport
  2. Fly from Chicago O'Hare (ORD) to Anchorage (ANC) ORD - ANC

$233 - $685

3 alternative options

Train, bus, car ferry  •  6 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Everett, Wa to Bellingham, Wa
  3. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  4. Take the train from Whittier to Anchorage

$851 - $3,687

Bus, car ferry  •  8 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
  2. Take the bus from Chicago, Il to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bellingham, Wa
  4. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  5. Take the bus from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Anchorage, AK - Museum

$995 - $3,854

Drive  •  2 days 21 h

  1. Drive from Milwaukee to Anchorage 3558.2 miles

$340 - $550

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milwaukee to Anchorage is to bus and fly which costs $230 - $700 and takes 9 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milwaukee to Anchorage is to bus and fly which costs $230 - $700 and takes 9 h 57 min.

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The distance between Milwaukee and Anchorage is 2796 miles. The road distance is 3558.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 10 h 25 min to get from Milwaukee to Anchorage, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Milwaukee, WI, USA and Anchorage, AK, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and two other airlines fly from Milwaukee to Anchorage hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Milwaukee to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Milwaukee to Anchorage via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Flights from Milwaukee to Anchorage via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
12 h 18 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,800
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Anchorage via Portland
Ave. Duration
10 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Milwaukee to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Milwaukee to Anchorage via Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,400
Flights from Milwaukee to Anchorage via Newark
Ave. Duration
11 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,500
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,000
Flights from Chicago O'Hare to Anchorage via Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Milwaukee to Anchorage via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Milwaukee Intermodal Station Amtrak to Everett Amtrak
Ave. Duration
42 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$250 - $380
Flexi Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$950 - $1,400
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
Coach USA
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Everett, Wa to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $28
Bus from Milwaukee, Wi to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Bus from Chicago, Il to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
47 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$200 - $330
Flexible
$390 - $550
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
30 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$110 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $300
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Everett Amtrak to Bellingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.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
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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