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There are 3 ways to get from Prince Rupert to Valdez by car ferry, car or plane

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Car ferry  •  3 days 2 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Prince Rupert to Juneau
  2. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Whittier
  3. Take the car ferry from Whittier to Valdez, Alaska Cdv

$393 - $1,992

2 alternative options

Drive  •  34 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Prince Rupert to Valdez 1506.7 miles

$200 - $290

Car ferry, fly  •  22 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Prince Rupert, BC to Ketchikan, AK
  2. Fly from Ketchikan (KTN) to Valdez (VDZ) KTN - VDZ

$530 - $2,323

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The cheapest way to get from Prince Rupert to Valdez is to drive which costs $260 - $380 and takes 34 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prince Rupert to Valdez is to car ferry and fly which costs $650 - $3,100 and takes 22 h.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Prince Rupert to Valdez. However, there are services departing from Prince Rupert and arriving at Valdez, Alaska via Juneau and Whittier. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 2 h.

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The distance between Prince Rupert and Valdez is 1211 km. The road distance is 2410.6 km.

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The best way to get from Prince Rupert to Valdez without a car is to car ferry which takes 3 days 2 h and costs $500 - $2,700.

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It takes approximately 3 days 2 h to get from Prince Rupert to Valdez, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Ketchikan Airport to Valdez Airport. The quickest flight takes 13 h 48 min and has two stopovers.

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Valdez is 1 h behind Prince Rupert. It is currently 9:02 PM in Prince Rupert and 8:02 PM in Valdez.

Yes, the driving distance between Prince Rupert to Valdez is 2411 km. It takes approximately 34 h 40 min to drive from Prince Rupert to Valdez.

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Delta, Ravn Alaska and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Ketchikan Airport to Valdez Airport.

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Map of how to get from Prince Rupert to Valdez.
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  • Distance: 757 miles
  • Duration: 3 days 2 h

What companies run services between Prince Rupert, BC, Canada and Valdez, AK, USA?

There is no direct connection from Prince Rupert to Valdez. However, you can take the car ferry to Juneau, take the car ferry to Whittier, then take the car ferry to Valdez, Alaska. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Valdez.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Ketchikan to Valdez via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
16 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,300
Flights from Ketchikan to Valdez via Juneau, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from Ketchikan to Valdez via Sitka, Juneau, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
14 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,200
Flights from Ketchikan to Valdez via Seattle, Portland, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
18 h 3 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,600
Flights from Ketchikan to Valdez via Seattle, Fairbanks, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
18 h 43 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,700
Flights from Ketchikan to Valdez via Juneau, Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
21 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,800
Ravn Alaska
Website
flyravn.com
Flights from Ketchikan to Valdez via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,200
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Prince Rupert to Juneau
Ave. Duration
27 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
eweb-prod-almc.carus.com
Passenger
$150 - $220
Vehicle
$500 - $750
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
Car ferry from Whittier to Valdez, Alaska
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $150
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$30 - $50
Vehicle
$100 - $150
Car ferry from Prince Rupert, BC to Ketchikan, AK
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$45 - $65
Vehicle
$140 - $210

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