The cheapest times to fly from JNU to SIT are

  • August 13th to February 18th (except the week of October 22nd)

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 JNU to SIT is mid October. Prices can be as high as $307 for Sunday flights during early May, or as low as $177 for Saturday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Sitka

Flying from Juneau, AK (JNU) to Sitka, AK (SIT) will usually cost between $182 to $227 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $188. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early May, with an average price of $235. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $46 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $197 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JNU to SIT flight.

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

JNU to SIT Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JNU to SIT flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Juneau. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.29, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to SIT, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into JNU. 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 $16 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $192. Return trip prices are from the SIT to JNU 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 JNU to SIT can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 9 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Sitka Rocky Gutierrez Airport to Juneau International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 95 miles or 153 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JNU to SIT flight is about 1 hour 9 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 39 available flights from JNU to SIT.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeJNU
Origination airport nameJuneau International Airport
CityJuneau, AK
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

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


Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from JNU to SIT tend to depart late almost never compared to the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 12% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 74% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave SIT heading for JNU about 6 minutes early. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Sitka, AK is about 6 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Alaska: 6 minutes early
  • Some airlines not reporting


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