Frequent question: How do you get from Anchorage to Girdwood?

Is there a train from Anchorage to Girdwood?

There are 2 direct trains per day and 14 trains per week that depart from Anchorage and arrive at Girdwood. The trip takes approximately 1 hour and tickets cost from 27 USD.

Is Girdwood Alaska worth visiting?

Recently on business in Anchorage, Alaska and this 40 minute drive to Girdwood was well worth it. Spent some at Aleyska Resort and took the tram to the top and the view was spectacular. The resort itself is beautiful and the people were so friendly and information. I would recommend visiting the small, quaint town.

Is there Uber in Girdwood Alaska?

There are no local taxi services in Girdwood, nor do Uber or Lyft drivers typically hang out around town.

Is there a bus from Girdwood to Anchorage?

Seward Bus Lines operates a bus from Anchorage, AK to Girdwood, AK once daily, and the journey takes 1h. Alternatively, Alaska Railroad operates a train from Anchorage to Girdwood 3 times a day. Tickets cost $55 – $120 and the journey takes 1h 15m.

Can you see the northern lights in Girdwood Alaska?

Girdwood. This quaint ski town is shielded from Anchorage’s city lights, and The Hotel Alyeska offers a northern lights wakeup call.

Is Girdwood a rainforest?

Girdwood also borders the northernmost rainforest in the world, and all those huge trees along the Winner Creek trail (you’re planning to hike it, right?) … But Girdwood’s ski-addicted residents don’t complain much about summertime rain.

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