The cheapest times to fly from AKN to PHX are
- January 1st to April 29th (except the week of March 5th)
- October 22nd to April 29th (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, December 24th, and March 5th)
based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from AKN to PHX is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $2404 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $767 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.
When to Fly to Phoenix
Flying from King Salmon, AK (AKN) to Phoenix, AZ (PHX) will usually cost between $768 to $1082 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $787. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1323. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $536 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $853 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AKN to PHX flight.
See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the AKN to PHX route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.
Compared to other flights, the AKN to PHX flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from King Salmon. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.2, which is below average.
Flight Prices by Day of the Week
Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to PHX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into AKN. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $39 (4%) on this flight.
Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $862. Return trip prices are from the PHX to AKN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.
Departing Prices by Day
Return Trip Prices by Day
Nonstop Flights and Layovers
Travelers looking to fly from AKN to PHX can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 5 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.
Flight Hacking AKN to PHX
Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from AKN to PHX — but Champion Traveler does!
- Price for both tickets: $764
- Average savings: $90 (10.49%)
- Price for both tickets: $826
- Average savings: $28 (3.22%)
Flight Questions Answered
Still have questions about flying from AKN to PHX? We’ve got answers.
Which airlines fly this route?
You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Frontier, Ravn Alaska, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.
How far away is it from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport to King Salmon Airport?
The distance between the two airports is roughly 2680 miles or 4313 kilometers.
How long does it take to fly from AKN to PHX?
The real-world flight time for a nonstop AKN to PHX flight is about 5 hour 48 minutes.
How many flights go between King Salmon, AK and Phoenix, AZ?
It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from AKN to PHX.
Airport Location Info
|Origination airport name||King Salmon Airport|
|City||King Salmon, AK|
|Country||the United States|
|Destination airport name||Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport|
|Country||the United States|
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