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There are 5 ways to get from New York to Anchorage by plane, train, bus or car ferry

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Fly from Newark  •  9h 50m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Anchorage (ANC) EWR - ANC

$388 - $1,523

Cheapest option

Fly from New York La Guardia  •  12h 3m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Anchorage (ANC) LGA - ANC

$217 - $812

3 alternative options

Fly from New York JFK  •  13h 14m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Anchorage (ANC) JFK - ANC

$230 - $863

Train to Philadelphia, fly  •  12h 58m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Anchorage (ANC) PHL - ANC

$327 - $1,190

Bus, car ferry  •  8 days 19h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bellingham, Wa
  3. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  4. Take the bus from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Anchorage, AK - Museum

$991 - $1,528

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Anchorage is to fly which costs $210 - $850 and takes 12h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Anchorage is to fly which costs $380 - $1,600 and takes 9h 50m.

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The distance between New York and Anchorage is 3380 miles.

The best way to get from New York to Anchorage without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 8 days 19h and costs $950 - $1,600.

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It takes approximately 9h 50m to get from New York to Anchorage, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Anchorage Airport is the direct flight which takes 7h 51m.

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Anchorage is 4h behind New York. It is currently 5:38 PM in New York and 1:38 PM in Anchorage.

Delta, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and United Airlines offer flights from Newark Airport to Anchorage Airport.

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There are 108+ hotels available in Anchorage. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from New York to Anchorage.
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  • Distance: 3380.5 miles
  • Duration: 9h 50m

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Anchorage, AK, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and four other airlines fly from New York to Anchorage every 30 minutes.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,300
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,100
Flights from New York La Guardia to Anchorage via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Anchorage via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
11h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $3,100
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
11h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,600
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,900
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,800
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
13h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,300
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,300
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Reagan Washington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,400
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Indianapolis, Seattle
Ave. Duration
12h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,700
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Charlotte, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12h 48m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
11h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $4,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
11h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $4,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Houston
Ave. Duration
12h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
12h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Anchorage via Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from New York La Guardia to Anchorage via Houston
Ave. Duration
12h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Anchorage via Cleveland, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h 14m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
11h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,000
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $2,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,800
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,000
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $2,300
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $2,400
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Seattle, Juneau
Ave. Duration
12h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,000
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $2,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Anchorage via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
13h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Anchorage via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
12h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12h 59m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to 30th Street Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
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 New York, Ny to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 days 20h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$280 - $380
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$280 - $380
Flexible
$390 - $550
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
30h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $180
Flexible
$180 - $260
Park Connection Motor Coach
Website
alaskacoach.com
Bus from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Anchorage, AK - Museum
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
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 12h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$550 - $900
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$550 - $800
Vehicle
$1,900 - $2,800

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