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Flights to Valdez

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Book flights to Valdez

Valdez is a port city situated on the shores of Prince William Sound in Alaska. It's known for its outstanding natural beauty, surrounded by glaciers, mountains, and rainforests. The city is also the northernmost ice-free port in North America, making it a popular stop for cruise ships. While Valdez is an important working port, serving as the terminus of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, it also offers visitors a chance to experience Alaskan culture and history. There are museums dedicated to the region's past, as well as opportunities for outdoor activities like hiking, kayaking, and fishing.

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

Airports near Valdez

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

Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport

Located approximately 305 miles northeast of Valdez, this is the closest major international airport. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights.


Fairbanks International Airport

Situated around 360 miles northwest of Valdez, Fairbanks International Airport is another option for travellers. It serves as a regional hub with connections to various destinations within Alaska and beyond.


Kenai Municipal Airport

If you prefer a shorter drive, you can consider flying into Kenai Municipal Airport, which is approximately 200 miles west of Valdez. It offers domestic flights and serves as a gateway to the Kenai Peninsula.


Juneau International Airport

Although it is not within driving distance, Juneau International Airport is worth mentioning as it is a common connecting point for travellers heading to Valdez. From Juneau, you can take a connecting flight or ferry to reach Valdez.

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Buy your flights to Valdez and pay later

Did you know that you can buy your flights to Valdez 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 Valdez 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 Valdez gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Valdez

Exploring Valdez's many attractions can be overwhelming, so we've handpicked our top 3:

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Prince William Sound

This enormous fjord is a centrepiece of Valdez, offering stunning scenery, abundant wildlife, and a variety of outdoor activities. Kayaking through the sound offers up-close views of glaciers, waterfalls, and marine mammals like orcas, humpback whales, and sea lions.

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Columbia Glacier

One of the most accessible tidewater glaciers in Alaska, the Columbia Glacier is a short boat tour away from Valdez. Witnessing the glacier calving, or breaking off large chunks of ice, is a truly awe-inspiring experience.

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Valdez Museum & Historical Archive

Learn about the long history of Valdez at this museum, which houses exhibits on the indigenous cultures of the area, the gold rush era, and the 1964 Good Friday earthquake. The museum also offers walking tours of historic Valdez.

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