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Arctic Village, Alaska is a small Gwich'in Native American village located north of Fort Yukon. The village itself has a population of around 150 people and is known for its traditional way of life and strong connection to the Alaskan wilderness. Visitors are drawn to Arctic Village for authentic cultural experiences, particularly opportunities to learn about Gwich'in traditions and witness the aurora borealis, also known as the northern lights.

Fancy a trip to Arctic Village? With over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, Alternative Airlines can help you conveniently book your flights to Arctic Village. We offer budget-friendly, flexible flight routes to Arctic Village no matter where you're flying from or when you plan to travel!

Airports near Arctic Village

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Arctic Village. Here's 4 airports that serve Arctic Village.

Fairbanks International Airport

Located approximately 280 miles south of Arctic Village, Fairbanks International Airport is the closest major airport to the region. It offers a range of domestic and international flights, making it a convenient option for travellers.


Anchorage International Airport

Situated around 500 miles southwest of Arctic Village, Anchorage International Airport is another major airport in Alaska. It serves as a hub for both domestic and international flights, connecting travellers to various destinations worldwide.


Whitehorse International Airport

If you are willing to cross the border into Canada, Whitehorse International Airport in Yukon is an option. It is approximately 400 miles northwest of Arctic Village and offers domestic and limited international flights.


Edmonton International Airport

Although it is a bit further away, Edmonton International Airport in Alberta, Canada, is another option for travellers. It is approximately 800 miles east of Arctic Village and offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.

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Buy your flights to Arctic Village and pay later

Did you know that you can buy your flights to Arctic Village now and pay later at Alternative Airlines?

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), you have the freedom to spread the cost of your flights to Arctic Village over time, usually on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly period! There are interest-free options available, however, you'll need to check this beforehand with the lending provider.

Using BNPL for your flights to Arctic Village gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Arctic Village

With a wide variety of attractions in Arctic Village, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

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Aurora Borealis Viewing

Arctic Village is one of the best places in the world to view the Aurora Borealis, also known as the Northern Lights. The village is located above the Arctic Circle, where long periods of darkness and clear skies create ideal conditions for viewing this natural phenomenon. From late summer to early spring, visitors can witness the dazzling light show dancing across the night sky in lively colours of green, red, purple, and white.

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Dalton Highway Drive

Reaching Arctic Village requires travelling a portion of the Dalton Highway, a 414-mile (668-kilometer) gravel highway stretching north from Fairbanks. Nicknamed the "Haul Road," it's one of the most remote roads in North America, known for its rugged beauty and unforgiving terrain. The drive offers outstanding scenery of the Brooks Range, boreal forests, and vast stretches of Alaskan wilderness.

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Cultural Experience with the Gwich'in People

Arctic Village is home to the Gwich'in people, who have inhabited the region for centuries. Visitors can learn about their unique culture and traditions through various programs offered by local lodges. These experiences may include learning about Gwich'in hunting and fishing practices, attending traditional dances, and trying authentic Gwich'in cuisine.

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