Traveling from Anchorage, Alaska, USA to Ketchikan, Alaska 99901, USA takes approximately 36 hours and covers a distance of 1,675 miles. The route involves using Alaska Hwy/Yukon 1 E and BC-37 S, including a ferry crossing and passing through Canada. COVID-19 checkpoints and tolls may be encountered along the way. Permit requirements and other restrictions should be verified before the journey.
Shortest distance between Anchorage and Ketchikan is 773.57 miles (1244.94 km).
Flight distance from Anchorage, AK to Ketchikan, AK is 773.57 miles. Estimated flight time is 02 hours 15 minutes.
It takes 02 hours 02 minutes to travel from Anchorage to Ketchikan with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).
The driving distance from Anchorage, Alaska to Ketchikan, Alaska is: 1119.18 miles (1801.14 km) by car.
Driving from Anchorage to Ketchikan will take approximately 32 hours 13 minutes.
The most populous city in Alaska and the center of the Anchorage metropolitan area. It is located on Cook Inlet in south-central Alaska. Anchorage is known for its mountains, its glaciers, and its many attractions, such as the Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center and the Alaska Zoo.
|GPS Coordinates||61°13'5"N 149°54'1"W|
The distance between Anchorage and Ketchikan is 1801 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 20 hours 00 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.
There is no time difference between Anchorage and Ketchikan. The current time is 06:44:15.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||37 hours 17 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||27 hours 58 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||22 hours 22 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||18 hours 39 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||15 hours 59 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||14 hours 55 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||13 hours 57 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 149.49 liters (39.49 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Anchorage and Ketchikan.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Anchorage to Ketchikan is $181.9 (diesel $189.52).
Alaska gas prices.
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The average gas price (in Alaska ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.606 (Diesel $4.799) /gallon. Last changed prices on September 26, 2023.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Anchorage and Ketchikan (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.