The cheapest times to fly from BGR to ANC are

  • January 8th to February 18th
  • March 5th to April 29th (except the weeks of March 12th and March 26th)
  • August 6th to August 19th
  • September 3rd to December 9th (except the weeks of November 12th 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 BGR to ANC is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $1587 for Saturday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $453 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Anchorage

Flying from Bangor, ME (BGR) to Anchorage, AK (ANC) will usually cost between $502 to $1157 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 $471. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $1107. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $636 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $754 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BGR to ANC flight.

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

BGR to ANC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BGR to ANC flight is cheaper than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Bangor. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, 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. 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 $169 (18%) 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 $716. Return trip prices are from the ANC to BGR 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 BGR to ANC 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 57 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BGR to ANC

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 BGR to ANC — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Seattle, WA (BGR > SEA > ANC)

  • Price for both tickets: $711
  • Average savings: $43 (5.7%)

See BGR to SEA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 3312 miles or 5330 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BGR to ANC flight is about 6 hour 57 minutes.

How many flights go between Bangor, ME and Anchorage, AK?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 78 available flights from BGR to ANC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BGR
Origination airport name Bangor International Airport
City Bangor, ME
Country the United States
Latitude 44.8
Longitude -68.8

Return Airport

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


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