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There are 5 ways to get from Raleigh to Alaska by plane, bus, car ferry or car

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Fly to Anchorage  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Anchorage (ANC) RDU - ANC

$284 - $705

4 alternative options

Fly to Sitka  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Sitka (SIT) RDU - SIT

$504 - $1,805

Fly to Fairbanks  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Raleigh/Durham (RDU) to Fairbanks (FAI) RDU - FAI

$414 - $1,605

Bus, car ferry  •  8 days 8 h

  1. Take the bus from Raleigh, Nc to Newark, Nj
  2. Take the bus from Newark, Nj 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

$1,086 - $4,091

Drive  •  3 days 13 h

  1. Drive from Raleigh to Anchorage 4440.3 miles

$430 - $650

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The cheapest way to get from Raleigh to Alaska is to fly which costs $280 - $750 and takes 10 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Raleigh to Alaska is to fly which costs $280 - $750 and takes 10 h 29 min.

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The distance between Raleigh and Alaska is 3484 miles. The road distance is 4440.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Alaska without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 8 days 8 h and costs $1,000 - $4,100.

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It takes approximately 10 h 29 min to get from Raleigh to Alaska, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Anchorage Airport. The quickest flight takes 8 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Alaska is 4 h behind Raleigh. It is currently 9:45 AM in Raleigh and 5:45 AM in Alaska.

Yes, the driving distance between Raleigh to Alaska is 4440 miles. It takes approximately 3 days 13 h to drive from Raleigh to Alaska.

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American Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc., Air Canada and two other airlines offer flights from Raleigh/Durham Airport to Anchorage Airport.

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The best way to get from Raleigh to Raleigh/Durham Airport is to line 100 bus which takes 25 min and costs $2 - $3.

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Map of how to get from Raleigh to Alaska.
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  • Distance: 3483.7 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 29 min

What companies run services between Raleigh, NC, USA and Alaska, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and four other airlines fly from Raleigh to Anchorage hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
10 h 42 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Indianapolis, Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Sitka via Detroit, Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Sitka via Atlanta, Seattle
Ave. Duration
13 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Sitka via Seattle
Ave. Duration
17 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Sitka via Minneapolis, Seattle
Ave. Duration
15 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Sitka via Chicago O'Hare, Seattle
Ave. Duration
17 h 26 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fairbanks via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fairbanks via Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $1,600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fairbanks via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fairbanks via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fairbanks via New York La Guardia, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
13 h 3 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,700
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fairbanks via Nashville, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
13 h 53 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fairbanks via Reagan Washington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
14 h 8 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Newark
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
10 h 43 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Denver
Ave. Duration
12 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Houston
Ave. Duration
16 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fairbanks via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fairbanks via Washington Dulles, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Sitka via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,900
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Sitka via Charlotte, Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Fairbanks via Seattle
Ave. Duration
11 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Raleigh/Durham to Anchorage via Toronto, Vancouver
Ave. Duration
13 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
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 Raleigh, Nc to Newark, Nj
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from Newark, Nj to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 days 19 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$260 - $430
Flexible
$500 - $700
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
30 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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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