Map showing Hoonah  

Where is Hoonah?

Hoonah is located on northeast Chichagof Island, which is the northernmost major island in the Alexander Archipelago. It is 40 air miles west of Juneau, Alaska's capital city.


With no connecting roadway to the mainland, the town is reached by air service providers and a state ferry system.


Alaska Airlines is the sole provider of daily jet service to Juneau from Anchorage and Seattle .


Small aircraft companies provide daily flights from Juneau and neighboring communities to Hoonah. The flight from Juneau takes approximately twenty minutes.

The Hoonah Airport has a 3000 foot paved runway with a large apron that can accommodate private aircraft.

Alaska Airlines JetAir taxi airplane

Local air taxi is available through 

Alaska Seaplanes
907-789-3331 Juneau Office
 Alaska State Ferry


Alaska Marine Highway

The State of Alaska provides year-round ferry service for foot passengers and vehicles.

Travel time between Juneau and Hoonah is approximately three hours and fifteen minutes.


Private and Charter Vessels visiting Hoonah should contact the Harbormaster. See City of Hoonah website.


Cruise ship lines stopping near Hoonah at Icy Strait Point include Royal Carribean, Celebrity, Norwegian, Oceania, Regent Seven Seas and Princess.

Hoonah Ferry Terminal 

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