A variety of expanded schedules make it easier than ever to fly in or out of Fairbanks International Airport this year. Come bask in the warmth of the summer sun during Midnight Sun Season, April 22 through August 20, or chase the glorious northern lights during Aurora Season starting on August 21. Let Fairbanks serve as your basecamp to discovering the beautiful back country of Denali or exploring the spectacular landscapes of Alaska’s Arctic.
Alaska Airlines flies nonstop from Seattle four times a day throughout the year and will add another to the schedule during the peak summer travel season. Delta is continuing their daily nonstop service connecting Fairbanks with Seattle and Minneapolis. United Airlines is once again offering daily flights between Fairbanks and Chicago. For those passengers coming from or traveling to Europe, Condor Airlines is offering flights between Fairbanks and Frankfurt, Germany from late May to early September.
Just as these flights provide excellent connectivity for people desiring to visit Fairbanks, they provide a multitude of options and hubs for Fairbanks-area residents wanting to plan a trip to the Lower 48 or beyond. The airlines that provide flights in and out of Fairbanks service over 300 destinations worldwide – and that doesn’t include partner airlines!
With all these quick, affordable and convenient connections to and from Fairbanks, there’s never been a better time to take that trip you’ve been waiting for!