Getting Here

*Nome Chamber of Commerce Member.

The city of Nome is in Northwest Alaska, on the Seward Peninsula. Nome is a coastal Bering Sea community located on the northern coast of the Norton Sound, 539 air miles north of Anchorage. There are three scheduled passenger flights per day from Anchorage operated by ALASKA AIRLINES*: (800)-445-4435  or 907-443-2288.

The Nome airport is approximately 1.4 miles from downtown Nome. Taxi Service is available to and from the airport and town, and rates are generally $6.00 per person one way.

Checker Cab, Inc.*
310 E. 4th Avenue

Mr. Kab
(907) 443-6000

E-Z Transportation
(907) 443-3000

There are currently three places that rent vehicles:
Stampede Vehicle Rentals – (907) 443-3838 or 800-354-4606.
Dredge No.7 Inn – (907) 304-1270 (For B&B Guests only)
Stosh’s Rental, Inc. – (907) 434-1499

Google Map of Nome, Alaska
                                                  Google Map of Nome, Alaska

From Nome there are many commuter flights available to the surrounding Norton Sound Villages, Kotzebue, and even the Russian far east.
Bering Air (907) 443-5464 offers service to the surrounding villages and Kotzebue, and chartered flights to the Russian far east.
Ravn Alaska (907) 443-7595 offers service to several of the surrounding villages.
Evergreen Helicopters (907) 443-5334 offers service to Wales, and once the sea-ice retreats, they also serve Little Diomede Island.

Nome is not located on the Alaska Highway system, and other than flying, can only be reached via water and some snowmobile/dogsled trails. There are no ferries that serve Nome.

Aerial view of the harbor in Nome