There are 8 ways to get from Sacramento to Alaska by bus, plane, car ferry, train 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

Bus to Sacramento, fly to Sitka  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Capitol Mall at 7th St. to Terminal A
  2. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Sitka (SIT) SMF - SIT

$312 - $1,402

Cheapest option

Bus to San Francisco, fly to Anchorage  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Anchorage (ANC) SFO - ANC

$204 - $444

6 alternative options

Bus to Sacramento, fly to Juneau  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Capitol Mall at 7th St. to Terminal A
  2. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Juneau (JNU) SMF - JNU

$254 - $1,104

Bus to Sacramento, fly to Anchorage  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Capitol Mall at 7th St. to Terminal A
  2. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Anchorage (ANC) SMF - ANC

$234 - $1,004

Bus to Sacramento, fly to Fairbanks  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Capitol Mall at 7th St. to Terminal A
  2. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Fairbanks (FAI) SMF - FAI

$304 - $1,304

Bus, car ferry  •  5 days 13 h

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Bellingham, Wa
  2. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  3. Take the bus from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Anchorage, AK - Museum

$754 - $3,178

Train, car ferry  •  5 days 15 h

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Bellingham Amtrak
  3. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  4. Take the train from Whittier to Anchorage

$722 - $3,278

Drive  •  2 days 15 h

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Anchorage 3039.1 miles

$290 - $430

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Alaska, USA?

There is no direct connection from Sacramento to Sitka. However, you can take the bus to Terminal A, take the walk to Sacramento airport, then fly to Sitka. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Terminal A, take the walk to Sacramento airport, fly to Juneau, take the walk to Mallard Street and Crest Street, then take the line 5 bus to Juneau.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Sacramento to Sitka via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Sacramento to Sitka via Seattle, Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Sacramento to Sitka via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Sacramento to Sitka via Seattle, Juneau
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Sacramento to Sitka via Los Angeles, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from Sacramento to Juneau via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Sacramento to Juneau via Seattle, Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Sacramento to Juneau via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Sacramento to Juneau via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Sacramento to Anchorage via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Sacramento to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from San Francisco to Anchorage via Portland
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Sacramento to Fairbanks via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Sacramento to Fairbanks via Portland, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Sacramento to Fairbanks via Seattle, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Sacramento to Fairbanks via Boise, Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Sacramento to Fairbanks via San Diego, Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 33 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,700
Flights from Sacramento to Fairbanks via Portland, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
10 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to Sitka via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from Sacramento to Sitka via Los Angeles, Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Sacramento to Sitka via Salt Lake City, Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Sacramento to Juneau via Seattle
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Sacramento to Juneau via Salt Lake City, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Sacramento to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Sacramento to Anchorage via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
11 h 3 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Sacramento to Fairbanks via Seattle
Ave. Duration
12 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Sacramento to Fairbanks via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
12 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sacramento to Juneau via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Sacramento to Juneau via Seattle, Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
8 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Sacramento to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Sacramento to Anchorage via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
10 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Sacramento to Anchorage via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Sacramento to Fairbanks via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to Anchorage via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Sacramento to Anchorage via Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Sacramento to Fairbanks via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
13 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$490 - $1,800
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Seattle King Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Business Coach Seat
$230 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Bellingham Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
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
Yolobus
Phone
+1 530-666-2877
Website
yolobus.com
Bus from Capitol Mall at 7th St. to Terminal A
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
yolobus.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $210
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sacramento and Alaska is 3414 km. The road distance is 4863 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Alaska is to bus and fly which costs $200 - $450 and takes 8 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Alaska is to bus and fly which takes 8 h 13 min and costs $310 - $1,400.

It takes approximately 8 h 13 min to get from Sacramento to Alaska, including transfers.