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There are 6 ways to get from Valdez to Whitehorse by car, bus, car ferry or plane

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Drive, bus  •  19 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Valdez to Eureka Lodge, Glenn Highway, Glennallen, AK
  2. Take the bus from Eureka Lodge, Glenn Highway, Glennallen, 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

$234 - $487

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Drive, bus via Dawson City, Yukon  •  20 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Valdez to Eureka Lodge, Glenn Highway, Glennallen, AK
  2. Take the bus from Eureka Lodge, Glenn Highway, Glennallen, AK to Tok, AK - Three Bears Grocery Store
  3. Take the bus from Tok to Dawson City
  4. Take the bus from Dawson City, Yukon to Whitehorse, Yukon

$341 - $374

Car ferry, bus  •  2 days 8 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Valdez, Alaska to Cordova, AK Cdv
  2. Take the car ferry from Cordova to Whittier Cdv
  3. Take the car ferry from Whittier to Juneau
  4. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Skagway, AK
  5. Take the bus from Skagway, AK to Whitehorse, YT

$401 - $1,691

Drive  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Valdez to Whitehorse 643.7 miles

$85 - $130

Fly from Valdez, car ferry, bus  •  16 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Valdez (VDZ) to Juneau (JNU) VDZ - JNU
  2. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Skagway, AK
  3. Take the bus from Skagway, AK to Whitehorse, YT

$271 - $898

Car ferry to Cordova, fly, car ferry, bus  •  18 h 22 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Valdez, Alaska to Cordova, AK
  2. Fly from Cordova (CDV) to Juneau (JNU) CDV - JNU
  3. Take the car ferry from Juneau to Skagway, AK
  4. Take the bus from Skagway, AK to Whitehorse, YT

$293 - $907

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The cheapest way to get from Valdez to Whitehorse is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valdez to Whitehorse is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14 h 10 min.

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The distance between Valdez and Whitehorse is 382 miles. The road distance is 643.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Valdez to Whitehorse without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 2 days 8 h and costs $400 - $1,700.

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It takes approximately 19 h 43 min to get from Valdez to Whitehorse, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Valdez Airport to Juneau Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 48 min and has one stopover.

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Whitehorse is 1 h ahead of Valdez. It is currently 1:40 PM in Valdez and 2:40 PM in Whitehorse.

Yes, the driving distance between Valdez to Whitehorse is 644 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 10 min to drive from Valdez to Whitehorse.

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Ravn Alaska and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Valdez Airport to Juneau Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Whitehorse. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Valdez to Whitehorse.
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  • Distance: 382.1 miles
  • Duration: 19 h 43 min

What companies run services between Valdez, AK, USA and Whitehorse, YT, Canada?

There is no direct connection from Valdez to Whitehorse. However, you can take the drive to Eureka Lodge, Glenn Highway, Glennallen, AK, take the bus to Tok, AK - Three Bears Grocery Store, take the walk to Tok, take the bus to Dawson City, then take the bus to Whitehorse, YT. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Eureka Lodge, Glenn Highway, Glennallen, AK, take the bus to Tok, AK - Three Bears Grocery Store, take the walk to Tok, take the bus to Dawson City, take the walk to Dawson City, Yukon, then take the bus to Whitehorse, Yukon.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Valdez to Juneau via Anchorage
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Cordova to Juneau via Yakutat
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Bus operators
Alaska Direct Bus
Website
alaskadirectbusline.com
Bus from Eureka Lodge, Glenn Highway, Glennallen, AK to Tok, AK - Three Bears Grocery Store
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$122
Schedules at
interioralaskabusline.com
Book at
interioralaskabusline.com
Alaska/Yukon Trails
Website
alaskashuttle.com
Bus from Tok to Dawson City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
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
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Schedules at
alaskashuttle.com
Husky Bus
Website
huskybus.ca
Bus from Dawson City, Yukon to Whitehorse, Yukon
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$167
Schedules at
klondikeexperience.com
White Pass & Yukon Route
Phone
1-800-343-7373
Email
info@wpyr.com
Website
wpyr.com
Bus from Skagway, AK to Whitehorse, YT
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
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 Valdez, Alaska to Cordova, AK
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $85
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$20 - $30
Vehicle
$55 - $85
Car ferry from Cordova to Whittier
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$40 - $65
Vehicle
$130 - $200
Car ferry from Whittier to Juneau
Ave. Duration
37 h 15 min
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
Car ferry from Juneau to Skagway, AK
Ave. Duration
6 h
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

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The best way to get from Valdez to Valdez Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs $14 - $18.

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