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There are 8 ways to get from Seward to Skagway by bus, plane, car ferry, taxi, ferry, train or car

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Bus to Anchorage, fly to Juneau, car ferry  •  13h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Small Boat Harbor - Seward, AK to Anchorage, AK - Egan Center
  2. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Juneau (JNU) ANC - JNU
  3. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Skagway, AK

$303 - $750

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Bus to Anchorage, fly to Skagway  •  8h

  1. Take the bus from Small Boat Harbor - Seward, AK to Anchorage, AK - Egan Center
  2. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Skagway (SGY) ANC - SGY

$211 - $719

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Taxi, bus to Kenai, fly to Juneau, car ferry  •  13h 35m

  1. Take a taxi from Seward to Cooper Landing, AK - Wildman’s
  2. Take the bus from Cooper Landing, AK - Wildman’s to Soldotna Visitor Center & Chamber of Commerce
  3. Fly from Kenai (ENA) to Juneau (JNU) ENA - JNU
  4. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Skagway, AK

$473 - $1,036

Bus to Anchorage, fly to Haines, ferry  •  9h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Small Boat Harbor - Seward, AK to Anchorage, AK - Egan Center
  2. Fly from Anchorage (ANC) to Haines (HNS) ANC - HNS
  3. Take the ferry from Haines, AK to Skagway, AK

$283 - $805

Bus  •  27h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Small Boat Harbor - Seward, AK to Anchorage, AK - Egan Center
  2. Take the bus from Guesthouse Suites, Anchorage, AK to Tok, AK - Three Bears Grocery Store
  3. Take the bus from Tok to Dawson City
  4. Take the bus from Dawson City to Whitehorse, YT
  5. Take the bus from Whitehorse, YT to Skagway, AK

$401 - $899

Train, bus  •  37h 35m

  1. Take the train from Seward to Anchorage
  2. Take the train from Anchorage to Fairbanks
  3. Take the bus from Fairbanks to Dawson City
  4. Take the bus from Dawson City to Whitehorse, YT
  5. Take the bus from Whitehorse, YT to Skagway, AK

$399 - $1,161

Bus, car ferry  •  47h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Seward, AK to Whittier, AK
  2. Take the car ferry from Whittier to Juneau
  3. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Skagway, AK

$295 - $1,320

Drive  •  20h 35m

  1. Drive from Seward to Skagway 942.7 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Seward to Skagway is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 20h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Seward to Skagway is to bus and fly which costs $210 - $750 and takes 8h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Seward to Skagway. However, there are services departing from Small Boat Harbor - Seward, AK and arriving at Skagway, AK via Downtown Transit Center, Guesthouse Suites, Anchorage, AK, Tok, Dawson City and Whitehorse, YT. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 35m.

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The distance between Seward and Skagway is 495 miles. The road distance is 942.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Seward to Skagway without a car is to bus which takes 27h 35m and costs $400 - $900.

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It takes approximately 13h 15m to get from Seward to Skagway, including transfers.

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Seward to Skagway bus services, operated by Park Connection Motor Coach, depart from Small Boat Harbor - Seward, AK station.

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The quickest flight from Anchorage Airport to Juneau Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Seward to Skagway bus services, operated by White Pass & Yukon Route, arrive at Skagway, AK station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seward to Skagway is 943 miles. It takes approximately 20h 35m to drive from Seward to Skagway.

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Map of how to get from Seward to Skagway.
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  • Distance: 495.3 miles
  • Duration: 13h 15m

What companies run services between Seward, AK, USA and Skagway, AK, USA?

You can take a bus from Seward to Skagway via Anchorage, AK - Egan Center, Downtown Transit Center, 6Th Avenue & Cordova Wsw, Guesthouse Suites, Anchorage, AK, Tok, AK - Three Bears Grocery Store, Tok, Dawson City, and Whitehorse, YT in around 27h 35m.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Anchorage to Juneau
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Kenai to Juneau via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Alaska Seaplane
Website
flyalaskaseaplanes.com
Flights from Anchorage to Skagway via Juneau
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Anchorage to Skagway via Juneau, Haines
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Anchorage to Haines via Juneau
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Train operators
Alaska Railroad
Phone
800.544.0552 / 907.265.2494
Email
reservations@akrr.com
Website
alaskarailroad.com
Train from Seward to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
alaskarailroad.com
Adventure Class
$45 - $110
Goldstar Service
$180 - $210
Train from Anchorage to Fairbanks
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Schedules at
alaskarailroad.com
Adventure Class
$120 - $190
Goldstar Service
$330 - $390
Bus operators
Park Connection Motor Coach
Website
alaskacoach.com
Bus from Small Boat Harbor - Seward, AK to Anchorage, AK - Egan Center
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $220
Schedules at
alaskacoach.com
Stage Line in Homer
Website
stagelineinhomer.com
Bus from Cooper Landing, AK - Wildman’s to Soldotna Visitor Center & Chamber of Commerce
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
stagelineinhomer.com
Alaska Direct Bus
Website
alaskadirectbusline.com
Bus from Guesthouse Suites, Anchorage, AK to Tok, AK - Three Bears Grocery Store
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Schedules at
interioralaskabusline.com
Book at
interioralaskabusline.com
Alaska/Yukon Trails
Website
alaskashuttle.com
Bus from Tok to Dawson City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
alaskashuttle.com
Book at
alaskashuttle.com
Bus from Dawson City to Whitehorse, YT
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Schedules at
alaskashuttle.com
Bus from Fairbanks to Dawson City
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Schedules at
alaskashuttle.com
Book at
alaskashuttle.com
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
Seward Bus Lines
Website
sewardbuslines.net
Bus from Seward, AK to Whittier, AK
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50
Schedules at
sewardbuslines.net
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 Whittier to Juneau
Ave. Duration
37h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$210 - $310
Vehicle
$700 - $1,100
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
Other operators
Taxi from Seward to Cooper Landing, AK - Wildman’s
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. offers flights from Anchorage 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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