The cheapest times to fly from ANC to SIT are

  • May 21st to October 7th (except the weeks of July 16th, July 23rd, and September 3rd)
  • October 29th to April 15th (except the weeks of November 19th and April 2nd)

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 SIT is mid to late August. Prices can be as high as $560 for Sunday flights during early May, or as low as $410 for Monday flights around mid to late August.


When to Fly to Sitka

Flying from Anchorage, AK (ANC) to Sitka, AK (SIT) will usually cost between $445 to $494 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid to late August with an average ticket price of $425. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $503. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $78 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $460 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ANC to SIT flight.

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

ANC to SIT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ANC to SIT 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 $0.48, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday 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 $8 (2%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $459. Return trip prices are from the SIT 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 SIT can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 3 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 SIT while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Juneau International Airport (JNU) in Juneau, AK

  • 95 miles (153 km) away from SIT
  • Usually 24.57% less expensive than SIT
  • Nonstop flights available

See ANC to JNU flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, Delta, Ravn Alaska, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 590 miles or 950 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ANC to SIT flight is about 2 hour 3 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 62 available flights from ANC to SIT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeANC
Origination airport nameTed Stevens Anchorage International Airport
CityAnchorage, AK
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeSIT
Destination airport nameSitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport
CitySitka, AK
Countrythe United States


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