• Joe Breitfeller

Alaska Airlines Launches New Nonstop Service Between Anchorage and Salt Lake City

Alaska Airlines will launch new twice-weekly service between Anchorage and Salt Lake City from June 18, 2022. Flights will operate on Saturdays and Sundays, and the route will be serviced with a Boeing 737-900.


Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-900ER - Courtesy Alaska Airlines

On Thursday (October 7, 2021), Alaska Airlines announced the launch of new nonstop service between Anchorage and Salt Lake City from June 18, 2022. The route will operate twice-weekly on Saturdays and Sundays and will be serviced with a Boeing 737-900. For summer 2022, the airline will connect Anchorage with the top 10 travel destinations in the lower 48, as well as two in Hawaii, including service to Chicago, Denver, Honolulu, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Maui, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Phoenix, Portland, Salt Lake City, San Francisco and Seattle. Alaska’s guests will also enjoy seamless onward connectivity from the airline’s hubs in Los Angeles, Portland, San Francisco and Seattle to other destinations across their network.


In Thursday’s announcement, Alaska Airlines’ Regional Vice President, Marilyn Romano, said,


“We're ready to welcome new and returning guests from the Salt Lake City area, as we provide Alaskans more nonstop options than ever before. Once in this great state, our massive network stretching across Alaska gives visitors and locals the opportunity to enjoy all there is to offer – hiking, fishing, the Northern Lights, sightseeing and more.”


Also commenting on the launch of the new Anchorage-Salt Lake City service, Alaska Airlines’

Vice President of Network and Alliances, Brett Catlin, said,


Alaska's Anchorage-Salt Lake City Schedule - Courtesy Alaska Airlines

“Adding Salt Lake City to our nonstop service out of Anchorage completes our goal of serving the top 10 U.S. travel markets from our hub in Alaska. We're committed to keeping Alaska and our guests connected across our network, and with our new oneworld membership, Alaskans can take advantage of more than 1,000 global destinations served by our partners.”



Alaska Airlines and their regional partners serve over 120 destinations in the United States, Mexico, Canada, Costa Rica and Belize (from November 2021). The sustainability-focused carrier emphasizes Next-Level Care for guests, while offering low fares and award-winning service. Alaska has hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Portland and Anchorage. The carrier is a member of the oneworld global alliance, and along with their additional partners, Alaska Airlines’ guests can earn and redeem miles on flights to more than 1,000 global destinations on over 20 airlines. Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air are subsidiaries of the Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALK).



Source: Alaska Airlines