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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Eureka.

This page contains five sections:

Around Eureka ...

Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting in Eureka.<1>

Manley Hot Springs     [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the southwest of Eureka.

Minto     [Map]
25 miles [40.2 km] miles to the east of Eureka.

Rampart     [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the north of Eureka.

Woodchopper     [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the west of Eureka.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Eureka ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Eureka.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Eureka. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Alaska

Alaska Tourism

Parks for Alaska

Fishing in Alaska

Hunting in Alaska

TripAdvisor Link for:

Alaska Statewide Tourism

Also of Interest:

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Alaska

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Alaska

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Alaska

Airports Near Eureka ...

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<2> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Eureka.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Eureka. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Eureka.

Large Airports

Fairbanks Intl.  (FAI/PAFA) <3>   [Map]
73 miles [117.5 km] miles to the east southeast of Eureka.

Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.  (ANC/PANC)   [Map]
276 miles [444.2 km] miles to the south of Eureka.

General Aviation Airports

Manley Hot Springs Airport (ICAO: PAML)   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the southwest of Eureka.

Rampart Airport (IATA: RMP)   [Map]
22 miles [35.4 km] miles to the north of Eureka.

Minto Airport (IATA: MNT)   [Map]
24 miles [38.6 km] miles to the east of Eureka.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Fairbanks International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: FAIICAO: PAFA

Website for Fairbanks International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ANCICAO: PANC

Website for Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Manley Hot Springs Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: PAML

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Nenana Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: PANN

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Ralph M. Calhoun Memorial Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: TALICAO: PATA

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Eureka. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Eureka) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Eureka. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Eureka

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Eureka. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 65.1794, Longitude: -150.2144     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Eureka have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Eureka), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.
<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.




 

 

 

 

 


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