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There are 6 ways to get from Seattle to Skagway by plane, car ferry, ferry, bus, train or car

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Fly to Juneau, car ferry  •  11h 11m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Juneau (JNU) SEA - JNU
  2. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Skagway, AK

$205 - $604

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Fly to Skagway  •  6h 31m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Skagway (SGY) SEA - SGY

$133 - $603

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Fly to Haines, ferry  •  8h 12m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Haines (HNS) SEA - HNS
  2. Take the ferry from Haines, AK to Skagway, AK

$205 - $689

Fly to Whitehorse, bus  •  12h 19m

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Whitehorse (YXY) SEA - YXY
  2. Take the bus from Whitehorse, YT to Skagway, AK

$280 - $585

Train, car ferry  •  46h 2m

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Bellingham Amtrak Station
  2. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Juneau
  3. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Skagway, AK

$414 - $2,032

Drive  •  36h 48m

  1. Drive from Seattle to Skagway 1621.5 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Skagway is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 36h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Skagway is to fly which costs $130 - $650 and takes 6h 31m.

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The distance between Seattle and Skagway is 979 miles. The road distance is 1621.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Skagway without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 46h 2m and costs $410 - $2,100.

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It takes approximately 11h 11m to get from Seattle to Skagway, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Juneau Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 31m.

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Skagway is 1h behind Seattle. It is currently 7:33 PM in Seattle and 6:33 PM in Skagway.

Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Skagway is 1621 miles. It takes approximately 36h 48m to drive from Seattle to Skagway.

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Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Seattle Airport to Juneau Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Skagway. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Skagway.
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  • Distance: 979.1 miles
  • Duration: 11h 11m

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

Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Alaska Seaplane fly from Seattle to Skagway twice daily.

Airlines
Alaska Seaplane
Website
flyalaskaseaplanes.com
Flights from Seattle to Skagway via Juneau
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Skagway via Juneau, Haines
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Haines via Juneau
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Seattle to Haines via Sitka, Juneau
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Seattle to Whitehorse via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Air North
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Seattle to Whitehorse via Vancouver
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $600
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Seattle to Juneau
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Whitehorse via Vancouver, Calgary
Ave. Duration
8h 14m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Juneau
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Juneau
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Train operators
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
White Pass & Yukon Route
Phone
1-800-343-7373
Email
info@wpyr.com
Website
wpyr.com
Bus from Whitehorse, YT to Skagway, AK
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
wpyr.com
Book at
wpyr.com
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Juneau to Skagway, AK
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$35 - $55
Vehicle
$110 - $170
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
Haines Skagway Fast Ferry
Website
hainesskagwayfastferry.com
Ferry from Haines, AK to Skagway, AK
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70
Schedules at
hainesskagwayfastferry.com

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