Flying to Homer, AK? Here Are the Best Airports

If you’re planning a trip to Homer, you’re probably thinking about how you’ll get there! While there are many ways to travel to Homer, we recommend flying. Not only will it save you time on your journey, but it’ll also allow you to get a picture-perfect view of our beautiful state. We’ve compiled a list of all of the recommended airports for flying to Homer, AK.

Once you’ve arrived, you’ll want to hit the ground running. Browse our Things to Do page, read our recommended itineraries, and discover our FREE Vacation Guide.

Charter a plane or fly with Ravn Alaska Air

Homer is only 117 miles from Anchorage as the crow flies. You can fly, Commercial Airline, Ravn Air or Charter a flight with Bald Mountain Air, both get you to to Homer, AK in just 50 minutes! This way, you’ll have the rest of the day to enjoy all the sites. Upon descent, look out your window for incredible views of the Kachemak Bay!

Homer Airport – HOM | 3 mi

The Homer Airport is the most convenient airport to fly into if you’re visiting Homer, AK. This small, local airport is just 3 miles from the heart of the Homer Spit and just over 5 minutes away from the Driftwood Inn. Once you’ve arrived, you can rent a car or arrange ground transportation with one of the following:

Kenai Municipal Airport – ENA | 80 mi

The Kenai Airport is an excellent option for people who want a short scenic drive along the coast. With two airlines, Ravn Alaska and Grant Aviation, Kenai is a great option!

Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport – ANC | 220 mi

ANC is the largest and most heavily trafficked airport in Alaska. With over 14 domestic and international airlines, ANC is the best bet for most travelers. From there, you can get a connecting flight to Homer Airport or get a rental car and drive to the Homer Spit. It’s about a five-hour scenic drive.

Local Tip: Anchorage International Airport has the cheapest flights!

Stay in the Heart of Old Town Homer at Driftwood Inn

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All of our Homer, Alaska, lodging options are within walking distance or a short drive from all of the things to do in Old Town Homer. Easy access to our city’s beating heart is just one reason to stay with Driftwood Inn! All of Driftwood Inn’s accommodations pair Old-Alaskan warmth with friendly service to create an unforgettable lodging experience. Our lodging is considered one of the best places to stay in Homer if you are looking for a prime location near the beach, dining, arts, shopping, hiking, and more.

Choose from Modern LodgesOld Town CottagesWoodside Lodge SuitesHistoric Inn RoomsTiny Houses, and an RV Park!

Check our availability to start planning your trip to Alaska!