There are 3 ways to get from Vancouver to Ketchikan by plane, car or car ferry

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Recommended option

Fly from Vancouver  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Ketchikan (KTN) YVR - KTN

$237 - $818

Cheapest option

Fly from Seattle  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Ketchikan (KTN) SEA - KTN

$235 - $431

1 alternative option

Drive, carferry  •  14 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Vancouver to Bellingham, WA
  2. Take the carferry from Bellingham, WA to Ketchikan Bellingham (BEL) - Homer (HOM)

$259 - $1,312

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vancouver to Ketchikan is to fly which costs $300 - $600 and takes 7 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vancouver to Ketchikan is to fly which costs $300 - $1,100 and takes 6 h 53 min.

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The distance between Vancouver and Ketchikan is 888 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Vancouver to Ketchikan, including transfers.

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There are 10+ hotels available in Ketchikan. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vancouver to Ketchikan.
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  • Distance: 554.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 53 min

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

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

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Vancouver to Ketchikan via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Seattle to Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Ferry operators
Alaska DOT
Phone
+1 800-642-0066
Website
dot.state.ak.us
Car ferry from Bellingham, WA to Ketchikan
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Schedules at
dot.state.ak.us
Book at
dot.state.ak.us
Passenger
$250 - $360
Vehicle
$850 - $1,300

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