Travel

How to get to Homer:

Homer is 225 miles south of Anchorage, Alaska on the southern tip of the Kenai Peninsula and the shores of Kachemak Bay. By car: approximately 3 ½-4 hours

Map

Click here for a map of Homer. Provided by Homer Chamber of Commerce.

Airline Information:

One hour travel time from Anchorage.

Ravn Aviation:

A discount of 15% off all fares, excluding companion, excursion or promotional fares. Space is to be booked in the same class of service as the fare being discounted and is based on availability. All fare rules apply.

Go to FlyRavn.com click on Advanced Reservation Form, select flights and dates of travel and enter the following coupon number RDB2MAS. Then enter the Promo code EVT15 to receive the event fare.

Road Transportation companies from Anchorage

Stage Line: 888-655-4020
Local: 399-7229
http://www.stagelineinhomer.com/stage_line_in_homer

Ride Board

If a registrant is willing to provide a ride to another registrant to Homer from the Anchorage area or one is in need of a ride, please email iyconf@uaa.alaska.edu by May 26th.

Travel to Outside Venues at the Conference

Two of the evening readings are at venues outside of Land's End. Additionally, there are many attractions in the town of Homer that are not within easy walking distance from the conference. Participants are urged to share rides, and often special deals on taxis are available.

Driving Directions:

Driving Directions provided by MapQuest.

 

 


Kachemak Bay Campus - Kenai Peninsula College/UAA
533 E. Pioneer Ave.
Homer AK 99603
907-235-7743
iyconf@kpc.alaska.edu
http://writersconference.homer.alaska.edu