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

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Fly Philadelphia to Anchorage  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Anchorage (ANC) PHL - ANC

$319 - $1,409

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Train to Newark, fly to Anchorage  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Anchorage (ANC) EWR - ANC

$328 - $2,165

Fly Philadelphia to Kenai, drive  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Kenai (ENA) PHL - ENA
  2. Drive from Kenai to Anchorage

$622 - $2,330

Bus, car ferry  •  7 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa 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

$1,035 - $3,910

Drive  •  3 days 11 h

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Anchorage 4394.2 miles

$430 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Anchorage is to train and fly which costs $320 - $2,200 and takes 13 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Anchorage is to fly which costs $310 - $1,500 and takes 12 h 1 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Anchorage is 3385 miles. The road distance is 4394.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Anchorage without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 7 days 16 h and costs $1,000 - $4,000.

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It takes approximately 12 h 1 min to get from Philadelphia to Anchorage, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Philadelphia Airport to Anchorage Airport. The quickest flight takes 10 h 3 min and has one stopover.

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Anchorage is 4 h behind Philadelphia. It is currently 11:47 PM in Philadelphia and 7:47 PM in Anchorage.

Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Anchorage is 4394 miles. It takes approximately 3 days 11 h to drive from Philadelphia to Anchorage.

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  • Distance: 3384.6 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 1 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Anchorage, AK, USA?

Delta, United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Philadelphia to Anchorage hourly.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $2,800
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11 h 23 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,800
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $4,200
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Portland
Ave. Duration
11 h 17 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $4,200
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
14 h 36 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $4,200
Flights from Philadelphia to Kenai via Chicago O'Hare, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
12 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Kenai via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
14 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $2,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Kenai via Denver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
12 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Kenai via Minneapolis, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
16 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12 h 23 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
14 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,700
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $6,500
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Covington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
11 h 49 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $6,500
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12 h 8 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $6,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Denver
Ave. Duration
11 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $4,600
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $4,600
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
15 h 11 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $4,600
Ravn Alaska
Website
flyravn.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Kenai via Chicago O'Hare, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
12 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Kenai via Denver, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
12 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Kenai via Minneapolis, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
16 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Kenai via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
13 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Toronto, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
12 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Calgary, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
12 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Toronto, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
12 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Anchorage via Montreal, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
13 h 1 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,300
Train operators
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Liberty Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $50
Business Seat
$35 - $65
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 Philadelphia, Pa to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 days 16 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$250 - $420
Flexible
$490 - $650
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
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
3 days 13 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$550 - $800
Vehicle
$1,900 - $2,800

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