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There are 8 ways to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Denali National Park and Preserve by plane, train, bus, car or car ferry

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

Fly to Anchorage, train, travel  •  11h 34m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Anchorage (ANC) SEA - ANC
  2. Take the train from Anchorage to Hurricane
  3. Travel from Hurricane to Denali National Park and Preserve

Cheapest option

Fly to Fairbanks, bus to McKinley Park Airstrip - Denali, AK, fly to Kantishna Airport - Denali, AK  •  9h 48m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Fairbanks (FAI) SEA - FAI
  2. Take the bus from Fairbanks, AK to Denali Park Village Lodge - Alaska
  3. Take the plane from McKinley Park Airstrip - Denali, AK to Kantishna Airport - Denali, AK

$620 - $1,060

6 alternative options

Fly to Healy Lake, travel  •  8h 10m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Healy Lake (HKB) SEA - HKB
  2. Travel from Healy Lake to Denali National Park and Preserve

Fly to Lake Minchumina, travel  •  8h 45m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Lake Minchumina (LMA) SEA - LMA
  2. Travel from Lake Minchumina to Denali National Park and Preserve

Fly to Kenai, bus, train, travel  •  17h 22m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Kenai (ENA) SEA - ENA
  2. Take the bus from Soldotna Visitor Center & Chamber of Commerce to Anchorage, AK
  3. Take the train from Anchorage to Hurricane
  4. Travel from Hurricane to Denali National Park and Preserve

Fly to Tanana, travel  •  10h 12m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Tanana (TAL) SEA - TAL
  2. Travel from Tanana to Denali National Park and Preserve

Drive, car ferry, travel  •  2 days 10h

  1. Drive from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Bellingham, WA
  2. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Juneau
  3. Travel from Juneau to Denali National Park and Preserve

Train, car ferry, drive, bus  •  4 days 6h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Bellingham Amtrak Station
  2. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  3. Drive from Whittier to Anchorage, AK - Egan Center
  4. Take the bus from Anchorage, AK - Egan Center to Denali National Park - Alaska
  5. Take the bus from Wilderness Access Center - Denali, AK to The Eielson Visitor Center - Denali, AK

$812 - $3,242

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Denali National Park and Preserve is to fly and bus which costs $600 - $1,100 and takes 9h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Denali National Park and Preserve is to fly and bus which costs $600 - $1,100 and takes 9h 48m.

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The distance between Seattle Airport (SEA) and Denali National Park and Preserve is 1544 miles.

It takes approximately 11h 34m to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Denali National Park and Preserve, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Anchorage Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 28m.

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JetBlue Airways, Air Canada, Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Seattle Airport to Anchorage Airport.

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Map of how to get from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Denali National Park and Preserve.
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  • Distance: 1543.9 miles
  • Duration: 11h 34m

What companies run services between Seattle Airport (SEA), USA and Denali National Park and Preserve, AK, USA?

There is no direct connection from Seattle Airport (SEA) to Denali National Park and Preserve. However, you can fly to Anchorage, take the walk to Airport South Terminal Stop 2, take the line 40 bus to Downtown Transit Center, take the walk to Anchorage, take the train to Hurricane, then take the travel to Denali National Park and Preserve. Alternatively, you can fly to Healy Lake then take the travel to Denali National Park and Preserve.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Kenai via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
5h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Kenai via Portland, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Kenai via Fairbanks, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
9h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Flights from Seattle to Fairbanks via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $850
Wright Air
Website
wrightairservice.com
Flights from Seattle to Lake Minchumina via Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Lake Minchumina via Anchorage, Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Tanana via Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Tanana via Anchorage, Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
9h 42m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
40-Mile Air
Website
40-mileair.com
Flights from Seattle to Healy Lake via Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
9h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Ravn Alaska
Website
flyravn.com
Flights from Seattle to Kenai via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Train operators
Alaska Railroad
Phone
800.544.0552 / 907.265.2494
Email
reservations@akrr.com
Website
alaskarailroad.com
Train from Anchorage to Hurricane
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
alaskarailroad.com
Adventure Class
$70 - $130
Goldstar Service
$220 - $260
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 Seattle King Street Station to Bellingham Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
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
Bus operators
Stage Line in Homer
Website
stagelineinhomer.com
Bus from Soldotna Visitor Center & Chamber of Commerce to Anchorage, AK
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$72
Schedules at
stagelineinhomer.com
Alaska Tour & Travel
Website
alaskatravel.com
Bus from Fairbanks, AK to Denali Park Village Lodge - Alaska
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140
Schedules at
alaskatravel.com
Park Connection Motor Coach
Website
alaskacoach.com
Bus from Anchorage, AK - Egan Center to Denali National Park - Alaska
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$180 - $320
Schedules at
alaskacoach.com
Denali Visitor Transport
Website
reservedenali.com
Bus from Wilderness Access Center - Denali, AK to The Eielson Visitor Center - Denali, AK
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
reservedenali.com
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Juneau
Ave. Duration
36h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$350 - $1,800
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$350 - $500
Vehicle
$1,200 - $1,800
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
Ave. Duration
3 days 13h
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
Other operators
Kantishna Air Taxi
Website
katair.com
Plane from McKinley Park Airstrip - Denali, AK to Kantishna Airport - Denali, AK
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$325
Schedules at
katair.com

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