February 21, 2024
An Alaska Airways jet on the tarmac. Courtesy of the corporate

Alaska Airways introduced plans for weekly nonstop service from San Diego to Anchorage subsequent summer time.

The Saturday flight will depart San Diego at 9 a.m. and arrive in Anchorage at 1:45 p.m. The return flight is at 2:50 p.m. arriving in San Diego at 9:10 p.m..

“Summer time is an unimaginable time to go to Alaska with our heat, lengthy days. There’s a lot to do in Anchorage and within the smaller cities close by, mapping out your itinerary may be the hardest factor you do earlier than heading west,” mentioned mentioned Jillian Simpson, president and CEO of the Alaska Journey Business Affiliation.

The airline mentioned vacationers can anticipate “numerous outside adventures, wealthy Alaska Native tradition, wild Alaska seafood, jaw-dropping surroundings and history-filled cities.”

The weekly nonstop flights start Might 18 and proceed by way of Aug. 17. Tickets are on sale now.