Getting here is half the fun
By sea or air, there is no wrong answer when choosing transport in Southeast Alaska.
Flight and ferry schedules go into full swing during the summer season. Starting Memorial Day weekend through August, airlines and the ferry system expand their route options and offer more daily trips throughout the region.
Take in the views while you cruise toward your Southeast destination
Alaska’s ferry system offers a unique opportunity to view wildlife and picturesque coastlines while traveling. Vessels offer cabins for longer trips and dining services throughout the day. For day trips, take in the fresh sea air on the upper deck solarium or relax in one of the ship’s main public seating areas.
If you’re planning on bringing a car for your trip, traveling by ferry is ideal for vehicle transport. Tickets are affordable and boarding is a breeze. With ports in 13 SE communities, you can easily plan a multi-day or multi-week trip. Treat yourself to something more than point A to B travel and take in the epic beauty of Southeast Alaska.
Browse our destination directory for information on Southeast Alaska ports. For more information on route schedules, ticket prices, and more visit the Alaska Marine Highway System website.
Experience something new, Southeast Alaska is now right at doorstep with daily flights from Alaska Airlines and Delta.
Visit Southeast with ease, Alaska Airlines and Delta offer direct flights out of Seattle to Juneau, Sitka, and Ketchikan and connecting flights across the country. Once here, take the opportunity to fly with Alaska Seaplanes. An Alaskan-owned and operated commuter airline, their team of seasoned pilots will get you off the beaten path to some of Southeast’s most iconic destinations.
Flying into Southeast Alaska is something special, with sweeping mountainscapes that touch the ocean, your flight quickly becomes a sightseeing tour you’ll never forget. If you’re hoping to cover a lot of ground on your SE trip, island hop for the day with Alaska Seaplane’s daily direct flights.
Browse our destination directory for information on flight destinations in Southeast Alaska.