There are 2 ways to get from Seattle to Sitka by plane, car or car ferry

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Fly  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Sitka (SIT) SEA - SIT

$185 - $386

1 alternative option

Drive, car ferry  •  43 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Bellingham, WA
  2. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Juneau
  3. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Sitka

$395 - $1,983

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Sitka is to fly which costs $180 - $390 and takes 5 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Sitka is to fly which costs $180 - $390 and takes 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Sitka is 855 miles.

It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Seattle to Sitka, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Seattle Airport to Sitka Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 52 min and has one stopover.

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Sitka is 1 h behind Seattle. It is currently 4:41 AM in Seattle and 3:41 AM in Sitka.

Alaska Seaplane and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Seattle Airport to Sitka Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Sitka. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Sitka.
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  • Distance: 855 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Sitka, AK, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Alaska Seaplane fly from Seattle to Sitka 4 times a day.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Sitka via Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Sitka via Juneau
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Sitka via Ketchikan, Juneau
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Alaska Seaplane
Website
flyalaskaseaplanes.com
Flights from Seattle to Sitka via Juneau
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Juneau
Ave. Duration
36 h
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 Juneau to Sitka
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$35 - $55
Vehicle
$110 - $170

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