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Alaska Park Connection Motorcoach

3900 Arctic Blvd, Ste 304, Anchorage, AK 99503
+1 800-266-8625
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Just the right amount of info from a great driver

We took a Park Connection from Anchorage to Denali in May, 2018. We had a very pleasant driver, who... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
MandolinDog
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Eagle, Idaho
Great Choice

We booked Alaska Park Connection Motorcoach online for transport to the Anchorage airport from the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jamick222016
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Phoenix, Arizona
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The Alaska Park Connection offers twice daily scheduled summer coach service between Anchorage and Denali Park or Seward, including same day connecting service between Denali Park, Talkeetna, Anchorage and Seward. We also now offer service between Anchorage and Whittier on cruise ship days. Owned and operated by lifelong Alaskans since 1996, the Park Connection offers highway quality deluxe motorcoaches. You'll enjoy generous head and leg room, comfortable seating, large picture windows, and a PA system for tour highlights. Your knowledgeable driver will take you safely to your destination and point out some of Alaska's most stunning scenery along the way.
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  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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3900 Arctic Blvd, Ste 304, Anchorage, AK 99503
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+1 800-266-8625
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We took a Park Connection from Anchorage to Denali in May, 2018. We had a very pleasant driver, who made sure to point out interesting highlights (with good background and info), but also was quiet during times when we could just enjoy the scenery (or...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked Alaska Park Connection Motorcoach online for transport to the Anchorage airport from the cruise port in Seward. The coach was new, clean and comfortable. Our driver, Debbie, kept us entertained. She was very funny and shared her knowledge and experiences of Alaska. We...More

Thank jamick222016
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AkTourTravel, General Manager at Alaska Park Connection Motorcoach, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you, we'll pass on your kind comments to Debbie as well!

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our driver, Maggie, was cheerful and knowledgeable; the ride was smooth. This is a great alternative to the much slower trip by train.

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AkTourTravel, General Manager at Alaska Park Connection Motorcoach, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you, we'll pass on the compliment to Maggie!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked Alaska Park Connections in Australia on their website before we left on our trip. Very easy to do over the internet communication from staff was great.. We boarded the coach at Whitter cruise terminal for transfer to Anchorage ..The.driver was very informative about...More

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AkTourTravel, General Manager at Alaska Park Connection Motorcoach, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so glad you enjoyed The Park Connection and the ship transfer from Whittier to Anchorage, will share with our PC Crew!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked the Park Connection bus through Alaska Tour & Travel for our trip back to Anchorage from Denali Park Village. The driver we were assigned, Andrew, was fantastic, kind and had the most extensive knowledge of Alaska information that we experienced anywhere on our...More

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AkTourTravel, General Manager at Alaska Park Connection Motorcoach, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Terrific news, we love to hear how smoothly the ship transfers go from Whittier and we'll pass along the compliment to Andrew!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the train to Denali and the bus back to Anchorage. It's a long trip, but there is a bathroom onboard and a stop at the Talkeetna Lodge. A word of warning: Don't expect to sleep on this bus unless you have noise-cancelling headphones....More

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AkTourTravel, General Manager at Alaska Park Connection Motorcoach, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the review, we are glad you were comfortable on board and enjoyed the driver's narration. We do encourage the driver's to balance commentary with periods where you can sit back and enjoy the ride. We'll keep working to improve!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Picked the bus up in Seward around 6pm by driver Ed for our journey back to Anchorage. He made it a fast, relaxing ride and made it to Anchorage on schedule.

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ParkConectionBus, Manager at Alaska Park Connection Motorcoach, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you! We're glad you enjoyed your ride with Ed!

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Reviewed June 8, 2018

One arrives Anchorage Airport or local hotel only to find very few methods to transfer to Seward Cruise Ship departure Port. Fortunately their 3:00 PM bus is available at Anchorage Museum, daily, for the 3-hour drive through wonderful scenery with convenient drop at the Seward...More

Thank Jerry C
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ParkConectionBus, Manager at Alaska Park Connection Motorcoach, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2018

Thank you Jerry, we're so glad to hear you enjoy your ride on The Park Connection!

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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

A very nice, clean & tidy coach. Started very punctually.The driver and coach attendant were very helpful,did a lot of explaining on the way and were very particular about safety measures.Our drive from Seward to Denali was great.Though the coach and train both are not...More

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ParkConectionBus, Manager at Alaska Park Connection Motorcoach, responded to this reviewResponded June 9, 2018

Thank you for your review. We're so glad you enjoyed the unique trip from Seward to Denali.

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Reviewed November 12, 2017

The coach was comfortable, on time (got us to Seward with time to spare for our cruise. Driver was very knowledgable and good to talk to. Very pleasant trip.

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Charlie C
March 21, 2018|
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Response from AkTourTravel | Property representative |
It take two nights in Denali to get deep enough into the National Park to be really enjoy its natural wonders. However, if you want to visit the entrance area visitor facilities the Park Connection departs downtown... More
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andrewblight1
September 24, 2017|
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Response from ParkConectionBus | Property representative |
Hello! The Egan Center is centrally located in downtown Anchorage. Many of the hotels will drop you off there if they have a shuttle and you tell them you are taking The Park Connection, otherwise a Uber or taxi will do... More
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Yvonne1155
January 22, 2017|
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Response from ParkConectionBus | Property representative |
Yvonne, rates are based on where you board and get off the Park Connection. For example, Anchorage to Seward is $65, and Anchorage to Denali is $90. The full rates and schedule can be found on the Park Connection Website... More
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