Getting to Fairbanks and the UAF Campus

Transportation from the Airport to UAF

Taxi fare from the airport to the UAF campus is approximately $20 USD. The 2016 Institute Organizers will inform you if you arrive at the same time as other participants so that you may share a ride.

You should instruct the taxi to take you to the MBS (Moore-Bartlett-Skarland) Complex on UAF campus: 732 Yukon Drive. Check-in is in the MBS Lobby.

Campus Map

If your flight arrives in the middle of the day, limited city bus service (MACS) may be available (look for the Yellow Line). Please note, you must have the exact fare ($1.50 USD); no change will be given.

Taxi Service

  • Arctic Taxi (907) 455-0000 // 2750 Picket Pl, Fairbanks, AK 99709
  • Moose Cab (907) 452-7000 // 3713 Lathrop St, Fairbanks, AK 99701
  • King & Alaska Cab (907) 452-2222 // 930 Aspen St, Fairbanks, AK 99701

Getting to Fairbanks

Participants should plan to fly directly to Fairbanks, Alaska. The next nearest airport is in Anchorage, which is 360 miles (578 kilometers) away — a minimum 8 hour drive.

Participants should plan to arrive in Fairbanks before 4pm (16:00) on Thursday, 14 July 2016.  A bus to the Opening Reception will leave campus around 5pm (17:00).

The primary airline flying into Fairbanks is Alaska Airlines.

Delta Airlines and Condor Air also offer summer flights direct to Fairbanks. Alaska Airlines partners are listed below.

Airlines that fly to Fairbanks, Alaska

Alaska Airlines Partners: