The cheapest times to fly from ANC to PIT are

  • January 1st to February 25th
  • March 19th to April 22nd (except the week of April 9th)
  • August 13th to December 9th (except the weeks of August 20th, November 19th, and November 26th)

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 PIT is early February. Prices can be as high as $1156 for Sunday flights during mid December, or as low as $436 for Tuesday flights around early February.


When to Fly to Pittsburgh

Flying from Anchorage, AK (ANC) to Pittsburgh, PA (PIT) will usually cost between $474 to $825 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early February with an average ticket price of $474. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $886. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $412 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $530 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ANC to PIT flight.

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

ANC to PIT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ANC to PIT flight is 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 $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $66 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $544. Return trip prices are from the PIT 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 PIT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 41 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 PIT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John Glenn Columbus International Airport (CMH) in Columbus, OH

  • 144 miles (232 km) away from PIT
  • Usually 1.60% less expensive than PIT
  • 1-layover flights available

See ANC to CMH flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, JetBlue, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3172 miles or 5105 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ANC to PIT flight is about 6 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Anchorage, AK and Pittsburgh, PA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 80 available flights from ANC to PIT.


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 PIT
Destination airport name Pittsburgh International Airport
City Pittsburgh, PA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -80.2


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