There are 4 ways to get from Vancouver to Anchorage by plane, bus, car ferry or car

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

Fly from Vancouver  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Anchorage (ANC) YVR - ANC

$158 - $405

Cheapest option

Fly from Seattle  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Anchorage (ANC) SEA - ANC

$134 - $331

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  4 days 18 h

  1. Take the bus from Vancouver, Bc to Bellingham, Wa
  2. Take the car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
  3. Take the bus from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Anchorage, AK - Museum

$682 - $2,996

Drive  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Anchorage 2211.2 miles

$290 - $430

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Anchorage is to fly which costs $170 - $440 and takes 9 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Anchorage is to fly which costs $200 - $550 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Anchorage is 2132 km. The road distance is 3537.9 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Vancouver to Anchorage, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Vancouver, BC, Canada and Anchorage, AK, USA?

Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and Delta fly from Vancouver to Anchorage hourly.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Vancouver to Anchorage via Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Vancouver to Anchorage via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Vancouver to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Sun Country Airlines
Website
suncountry.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Seattle to Anchorage
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Vancouver, Bc to Bellingham, Wa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Park Connection Motor Coach
Website
alaskacoach.com
Bus from Whittier Cruise Terminal - Alaska to Anchorage, AK - Museum
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
alaskacoach.com
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Whittier
Ave. Duration
4 days 12 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$550 - $800
Vehicle
$1,900 - $2,800

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