The cheapest times to fly from ANC to OME are

  • May 21st to July 22nd (except the week of June 11th)
  • August 13th to April 29th (except the weeks of September 3rd, November 12th, March 5th, and March 12th)

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 OME is late December. Prices can be as high as $650 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $335 for Thursday flights around late December.


When to Fly to Nome

Flying from Anchorage, AK (ANC) to Nome, AK (OME) will usually cost between $335 to $375 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late December with an average ticket price of $335. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $488. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $153 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $345 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ANC to OME flight.

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

ANC to OME Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ANC to OME flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Anchorage. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.4, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to OME, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into ANC. 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 $11 (3%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $339. Return trip prices are from the OME 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 OME can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 57 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from ANC to OME while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Unalakleet Airport (UNK) in Unalakleet, AK

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from OME
  • Usually 10.72% less expensive than OME
  • Nonstop flights available

See ANC to UNK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 537 miles or 864 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ANC to OME flight is about 1 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Anchorage, AK and Nome, AK?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from ANC to OME.


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 OME
Destination airport name Nome Airport
City Nome, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 64.5
Longitude -165.4


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from ANC to OME tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 11% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 61% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave OME heading for ANC about 5 minutes early. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Nome, AK is about 4 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Alaska: 5 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting


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