The cheapest times to fly from ANC to AZS are

  • January 1st to February 11th
  • March 19th to June 24th (except the weeks of April 16th, April 23rd, and May 21st)
  • November 26th to December 9th

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 ANC to AZS is mid January. Prices can be as high as $2311 for Saturday flights during late June, or as low as $963 for Sunday flights around mid January.


When to Fly to Samana

Flying from Anchorage, AK (ANC) to Samana (AZS) will usually cost between $980 to $1869 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid January with an average ticket price of $1023. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $2311. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1288 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1218 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ANC to AZS flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ANC to AZS route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ANC to AZS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ANC to AZS flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Anchorage. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Saturdays 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 $369 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1168. Return trip prices are from the AZS to ANC flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ANC to AZS can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 30 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ANC to AZS while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ) in Punta Cana

  • 102 miles (164 km) away from AZS
  • Usually 26.68% less expensive than AZS
  • 1-layover flights available

See ANC to PUJ flights

Destination alternative #2: Cibao International Airport (STI) in Santiago

  • 57 miles (92 km) away from AZS
  • Usually 18.10% less expensive than AZS
  • 1-layover flights available

See ANC to STI flights

Destination alternative #3: Gregorio Luperon International Airport (POP) in Puerto Plata

  • 64 miles (103 km) away from AZS
  • Usually 7.72% less expensive than AZS
  • 1-layover flights available

See ANC to POP flights

Destination alternative #4: De Las Americas International Airport (SDQ) in Santo Domingo

  • 58 miles (93 km) away from AZS
  • Usually 3.53% less expensive than AZS
  • 1-layover flights available

See ANC to SDQ flights


Flight Hacking ANC to AZS

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 ANC to AZS — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Toronto (ANC > YYZ > AZS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1102
  • Average savings: $116 (9.52%)

See ANC to YYZ flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ANC to AZS? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, WestJet, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from El Catey International Airport to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4734 miles or 7619 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ANC to AZS?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ANC to AZS flight is about 9 hour 30 minutes.

How many flights go between Anchorage, AK and Samana?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 23 available flights from ANC to AZS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ANC
Origination airport name Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
City Anchorage, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 61.2
Longitude -150

Return Airport

Destination code AZS
Destination airport name El Catey International Airport
City Samana
Country Dominican Republic
Latitude 19.3
Longitude -69.7


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