Planning a trip to Homer, Alaska? 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 you save time on your journey, but it’ll also allow you to get a picture-perfect view of our beautiful state. We’ve created a list of all of the recommended airports for flying to Homer, AK.
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 Aleutian Airways or Charter a flight with Bald Mountain Air, both get you to to Homer, AK in about 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!
- Bald Mountain Air Charter Flights: 907-235-7969
- Aleutian Airways: 907-600-7090
- Ravn Alaska Air: 800.866.8394
- Alaska Airlines: 800-252-7522
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
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 the Homer Airport or get a rental car and drive to Homer. 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
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 the 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.
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