The cheapest times to fly from WRG to ANC are

  • May 28th to July 15th
  • mid to late September
  • October 22nd to April 22nd (except the weeks of November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, February 12th, 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 WRG to ANC is early to mid December. Prices can be as high as $662 for Friday flights during late July, or as low as $467 for Saturday flights around early to mid December.


When to Fly to Anchorage

Flying from Wrangell, AK (WRG) to Anchorage, AK (ANC) will usually cost between $467 to $585 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid December with an average ticket price of $467. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $578. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $111 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $483 can be considered a good price for a round-trip WRG to ANC flight.

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

WRG to ANC Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the WRG to ANC flight is much cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Wrangell. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.43, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays 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 $19 (4%) 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 $479. Return trip prices are from the ANC to WRG 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 WRG to ANC can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 15 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: Alaska, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 706 miles or 1136 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop WRG to ANC flight is about 2 hour 15 minutes.

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

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 25 available flights from WRG to ANC.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code WRG
Origination airport name Wrangell Airport
City Wrangell, AK
Country the United States
Latitude 56.5
Longitude -132.4

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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