Horizon Air is a U.S. airline based in SeaTac (Washington) and is recognised as one of the largest regional airlines in the USA, serving more than 40 cities in the United States and Canada. The planes that Horizon operate are co-branded as Alaska Horizon and to differentiate aircraft from those operated by Alaska's other regional airline partner, SkyWest Airlines.
Horizon Air and its sister carrier Alaska Airlines are subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group and all Horizon-operated scheduled flights are marketed and sold by Alaska Airlines. It has codeshare partnerships with American Airlines and Delta Air Lines.
The airline flies to a number of destinations across the United States and Canada including Calgary, Edmonton, Kelowna, Vancouver, Victoria, Tucson, Burbank, Boise, Fresno, Lewiston, Los Angeles, Mommoth Lakes, Monterey, Oakland, Ontario, Orange County, Palm Springs, Sacramento, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Santa Rosa, Colorado Springs, Hayden/ Steamboat Springs, Denver, Gunnison, Sun Valley, Witchita, Minneapolis, Billings, Bozeman, Great Falls, Helena, Missoula, Kansas City, St Louis, Las Vegas and many more.
|Arizona||Tucson||Tucson International Airport|
|Arizona||Phoenix||Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport|
|California||Burbank||Hollywood Burbank Airport|
|California||Fresno||Fresno Yosemite International Airport|
|California||Los Angeles||Los Angeles International Airport|
|California||Monterey||Monterey Regional Airport|
|California||Oakland||Oakland International Airport|
|California||Ontario||Ontario International Airport|
|California||Orange County||John Wayne International Airport|
|California||Palm Springs||Palm Springs International Airport|
|California||Sacramento||Sacramento International Airport|
|California||San Diego||San Diego International Airport|
|California||San Francisco||San Francisco International Airport|
|California||San Jose||San Jose International Airport|
|California||San Luis Obispo||San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport|
|California||Santa Barbara||Santa Barbara Municipal Airport|
|California||Santa Rosa||Charles M. Schulz - Sonoma County Airport|
|Colorado||Hayden/ Steamboat Springs||Yampa Valley Airport|
|Idaho||Sun Valley||Friedman Memorial Airport|
|Kansas||Wichita||Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport|
|Minnesota||Minneapolis||Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport|
|Montana||Billings||Billings Logan International Airport|
|Montana||Bozeman||Gallatin Field Airport|
|Montana||Great Falls||Great Falls International Airport|
|Montana||Helena||Helena Regional Airport|
|Montana||Kalispell||Glacier Park International Airport|
|Montana||Missoula||Missoula International Airport|
|Missouri||Kansas City||Kansas City International Airport|
|Missouri||St. Louis||St. Louis International Airport|
|Nevada||Las Vegas||McCarran International Airport|
|Nevada||Reno/Lake Tahoe||Reno-Tahoe International Airport|
|New Mexico||Albuquerque||Albuquerque International Sunport|
|Oklahoma||Oklahoma City||Will Rogers World Airport|
|Oregon||Eugene||Mahlon Sweet Airport|
|Oregon||Medford||Rogue Valley International-Medford Airport|
|Oregon||Portland, OR||Portland International Airport|
|Oregon||Redmond/Bend||Roberts Field Redmond Municipal Airport|
|Texas||Dallas||Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport|
|Texas||Dallas||Dallas Love Field Airport|
|Texas||El Paso||El Paso International Airport|
|Utah||Salt Lake City||Salt Lake City International Airport|
|Washington||Bellingham||Bellingham International Airport|
|Washington||Pullman||Pullman-Moscow Regional Airport|
|Washington||Seattle||Seattle-Tacoma International Airport|
|Washington||Spokane||Spokane International Airport|
|Washington||Walla Walla||Walla Walla Regional Airport|
|Washington||Wenatchee||Pangborn Memorial Airport|
|Washington||Yakima||Yakima Air Terminal|
|Wisconsin||Milwaukee||Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport|
The airline flies to the following destinations in Canada:
|Alberta||Calgary||Calgary International Airport|
|Alberta||Edmonton||Edmonton International Airport|
|British Columbia||Kelowna||Kelowna International Airport|
|British Columbia||Vancouver||Vancouver International Airport|
|British Columbia||Victoria||Victoria International Airport|
Horizon operates a frequent flyer program called Mileage Plan to reward regular travellers with the airline. Mileage Plan is the travel rewards program of the Alaska Air Group. MVP and MVP Gold are Mileage Plan's top tiers for experienced travellers.
The program's airline partners also include Oneworld member airlines American Airlines, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, LAN and Qantas; SkyTeam member airlines Air France and Delta Air Lines; as well as Fiji Airways, Ravn Alaska (formerly Era Aviation), Frontier Alaska, Mokulele Airlines and PenAir.
Along with its parent airline Alaska Airlines, Horizon Air be joining the oneworld alliance by summer 2021. The airline will become the alliance's 14th member along with American Airlines and others.
The airline operates narrow body aircraft including Bombardier Q400 and Embraer E175.
Horizon allows passengers 1 carry-on bag plus 1 personal item.
Checked baggage is not complimentary. For checked baggage, the airline charges each $25 for the first and second bag and then $75 for each additional bag.
Passengers can check-in online and print their boarding passes from 24 hours prior to the flight departure. Online check-in closes one hour prior to scheduled departure.
Passengers must be checked in with a valid boarding pass and at the gate no later than 30 minutes before flight departure (40 minutes for international).
The seating available depends on the aircraft being operated.
The Bombardier Q400: This turboprop plane only provides a single class configuration. There are 76 seats in total, which are upholstered in leather, with two on either side of the aisle. These seats are padded and comfortable, but are non-reclining.
The Embraer E175: This larger plane has a three-class configuration (first class, premium class, and main cabin) with 76 in total. All seats are upholstered in leather and recline seats. The premium (business) section of the aircraft has two seats either side of the aisle, the first class section has three seats in total, with a single seat on one side of the aisle and two seats on the other.
Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) is an international airport serving the Seattle metropolitan area in the U.S. state of Washington. It is the primary hub for Alaska Airlines, and also serves as an international gateway to Asia for Delta Air Lines.
Other airlines which fly from SEA include Aer Lingus, Aeroflot, Aeromexico, Air Canada, Air China, Air France, American Airlines, Skywest Airlines, and many others.
Alternative airlines to Horizon Air include Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Alaska Seaplanes. Please click on the logos below to find out more about airlines that fly similar routes:
14th April 2021
The addition of the E175 jet (which will be operated by Horizon Air) will give Alaska Airlines the ability to increase daily flight scheduled on the route between Anchorage (ANC) and Fairbanks (FAI). The airline will now also be able to provide a year-round service to King Salmon (AKN) and Dillingham (DLG). With 76 seats, the smaller E175 jets are an ideal size for flying to more remote communities.
Yes, both Horizon Air and Alaska Airlines are subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group. Horizon Air is often referred to as Alaska Airlines ‘sister airline’, with all Horizon-operated scheduled flights marketed and sold by Alaska. This means that when you board the plane, you’ll see Alaskan Airlines branding.
Horizon Air operates a fleet of Bombardier Q400 aircraft and 30 Embraer 175 aircraft. The onboard experience will depend on the aircraft being operated, which is detailed during the booking process when you book your Horizon air flight through Alternative Airlines.