Anchorage Airport Informational Guide to Ted Stevens International Airport (ANC) - NON OFFICIAL

Anchorage Airport Taxi

A taxi ride from Anchorage Airport to downtown usually takes around 15 to 20 minutes.

We ought passengers to only board official and authorized cabs in order to avoid scams.


See the location of the taxi ranks at Anchorage Airport Terminals:

- North Terminal: Find the taxi waiting area on the commercial curbside.

- South Terminal: The taxi ranks are located at the ground transportation island. Get there by the underground transportation lobby or by the sidewalk outside the baggage claim area. 


See the available taxi companies at Anchorage Airport: 

- Checker Cab: Phone: +1 (907) 276-1234
- Yellow Cab: Phone: +1 (907) 222-2222

Service hours: 24 hours. 


A taxi ride to downtown Anchorage is around $17.00-$22.00. 

Tariffs are set by government. 


Ridesharing applications like can be used to transfer to and from Anchorage Airport. Passengers need to book their single or shared ride through the application.  Lyft and Uber operate in the Airport. 


If you want to transfer on your own, you can book a private transfer to any destination from Anchorage Airport. 

Book your transfer at Anchorage Airport

MILITARY transportation 

Military personnel can request transportation to Fort Richardson or Elmendorf Air Force Base 24 hours/day:

To Fort Richardson Army Post
Phone: +1 (907) 384-0425.

To Elmendorf Air Force Base
Phone: +1 (907) 552-2793.