There are 4 ways to get from Seward to Valdez by bus, car, car ferry or plane

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

Bus, drive  •  9 h 49 min

  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 Eureka Lodge, Glenn Highway, Glennallen, AK
  3. Drive from Eureka Lodge, Glenn Highway, Glennallen, AK to Valdez

$193 - $320

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Seward to Whittier
  2. Take the car ferry from Whittier to Valdez

$45 - $184

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Seward, AK to Whittier, AK
  2. Take the car ferry from Whittier to Valdez

$115 - $250

Bus, fly  •  5 h 16 min

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

$275 - $567

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seward to Valdez is to drive and car ferry which costs $40 - $190 and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seward to Valdez is to bus and fly which costs $270 - $600 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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The distance between Seward and Valdez is 127 miles.

It takes approximately 9 h 49 min to get from Seward to Valdez, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Seward to Valdez. However, you can take the bus to Anchorage, AK - Egan Center, take the walk to Downtown Transit Center, take the line 30 bus to 6Th Avenue & Cordova Wsw, take the walk to Guesthouse Suites, Anchorage, AK, take the bus to Eureka Lodge, Glenn Highway, Glennallen, AK, then take the drive to Valdez. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Seward to Valdez via Whittier, AK and Whittier in around 9 h 5 min.

Airlines
Ravn Alaska
Website
flyravn.com
Flights from Anchorage to Valdez
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $380
Bus operators
Park Connection Motor Coach
Website
alaskacoach.com
Bus from Small Boat Harbor - Seward, AK to Anchorage, AK - Egan Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $220
Schedules at
alaskacoach.com
Alaska Direct Bus
Website
alaskadirectbusline.com
Bus from Guesthouse Suites, Anchorage, AK to Eureka Lodge, Glenn Highway, Glennallen, AK
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
interioralaskabusline.com
Book at
interioralaskabusline.com
Seward Bus Lines
Website
sewardbuslines.net
Bus from Seward, AK to Whittier, AK
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
sewardbuslines.net
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Whittier to Valdez
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
bookamhs.alaska.gov
Passenger
$35 - $55
Vehicle
$110 - $170

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