There are 6 ways to get from Seattle to Denali National Park and Preserve by plane, train, bus 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  •  13 h 5 min

  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

5 alternative options

Fly to Healy Lake, travel  •  15 h 49 min

  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  •  14 h 39 min

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

Fly to Tanana, travel  •  13 h 1 min

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

Fly to Kenai, bus, train, travel  •  19 h 6 min

  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

Train, car ferry, travel  •  5 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Bellingham Amtrak
  2. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  3. Take the train from Whittier to Anchorage
  4. Take the train from Anchorage to Hurricane
  5. Travel from Hurricane to Denali National Park and Preserve

Questions & Answers

The distance between Seattle and Denali National Park and Preserve is 1534 miles.

It takes approximately 13 h 5 min to get from Seattle to Denali National Park and Preserve, including transfers.

More details

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Denali National Park and Preserve, AK, USA?

There is no direct connection from Seattle to Denali National Park and Preserve. However, you can take the tram to Seatac/Airport Stn Rail & Intl Blvd S/S 176 St, take the walk to Seattle airport, 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 take the tram to Seatac/Airport Stn Rail & Intl Blvd S/S 176 St, take the walk to Seattle airport, 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
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Seattle to Kenai via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Kenai via Juneau, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Kenai via Portland, Anchorage
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Wright Air
Website
wrightairservice.com
Flights from Seattle to Lake Minchumina via Anchorage, Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Lake Minchumina via Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Tanana via Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Tanana via Anchorage, Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Ravn Alaska
Website
flyravn.com
Flights from Seattle to Kenai via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
40-Mile Air
Website
40-mileair.com
Flights from Seattle to Healy Lake via Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Healy Lake via Anchorage, Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
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
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
alaskarailroad.com
Adventure Class
$70 - $130
Goldstar Service
$220 - $260
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
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Bus operators
Stage Line in Homer
Website
stagelineinhomer.com
Bus from Soldotna Visitor Center & Chamber of Commerce to Anchorage, AK
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$72
Schedules at
stagelineinhomer.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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