Take the Fjord Express...
Select Page

Blog

WWW.  Waterfalls, Whales, Wildlife……Wonderful

WWW. Waterfalls, Whales, Wildlife……Wonderful

The Fjord Express is more than just a fast ferry service. On every round trip cruise you will see over 20 WATERFALLS, humpback and/or killer WHALES, and lots of WILDLIFE: stellar sea lions, harbor seals, nesting bald eagles and porpoise.  WONDERFUL additional...

read more
Whales and Lighthouse Tales

Whales and Lighthouse Tales

Ride the Fjord Express, fast ferry service, round trip between Haines, Skagway and Juneau and SEE humpback whales, stellar sea lions, harbor seals, nesting bald eagles, harbor porpoise, over 20 waterfalls, hanging glaciers and the historic and picturesque Eldred Rock...

read more
See Juneau, Alaska’s Capitol City and so much more!

See Juneau, Alaska’s Capitol City and so much more!

Ride the Fjord Express to Juneau and experience the BEST of the Inside Passage all in one day!  This  package includes a round trip, narrated, sightseeing cruise LOADED with wildlife! See humpback whales, a sea lion rookery, harbor seals, nesting eagles, porpoise,...

read more
They treated us very well and gave us wonderful memories!

They treated us very well and gave us wonderful memories!

Beautiful Round Trip Boat Ride from Skagway to Juneau On our way back from Alaska on the Alaskan Highway, our last stop was Skagway. From there we took Alaska Fjordlines to Juneau for the day and then back to Skagway at night. At first I thought it wouldn't be enough...

read more

Haines City Map

Alaska Fjordlines is based in Haines Alaska with an office right on Main Street next the Haines Small Boat Harbor. Haines and Skagway are both at the head of Alaska's Inside Passage and a short spur off the Alaska Highway from Haines Junction and Whitehorse, Yukon....

read more
Adventure of a Lifetime!

Adventure of a Lifetime!

Adventure of a Lifetime This is a full day of adventure. We saw whales, seals, proposes, mountain goats, and waterfalls. The crew are friendly and informative. Highly recommend to overnight in Haines or Skagway. Patti C Marsh Lake, Canada

read more
Fjord Express is running until September 15th!

Fjord Express is running until September 15th!

The Fjord Express to Juneau will be operating until September 15th! All the highlights of Lynn Canal that make this trip so amazing are at their peak this time of the season! We look forward to seeing you on board! Anna and Libby Jacobson grab a selfie in front of...

read more
Fjordland raised… and taking the wheel.

Fjordland raised… and taking the wheel.

Captain Glen Jacobson hands the wheel over to his daughter Captain Libby Jacobson for her first run  to Skagway from Haines on the Fjord Express. Captain Glen Jacobson with his 3 "First Mates", Anna, Libby and Ketch.

read more

Why Alaska Sightseeing is Best from a Boat 

Many people venture to the pacific northwest for the wealth of natural beauty and specifically, Alaska sightseeing. There is a great deal to admire and explore from cuisine to the ocean and the wildlife to the native history. How best to see it all? Some people do the...

read more

Amazing hosts, incredible experience…….

Amazing hosts, incredible experience “We joined the Fjordlines crew in Skagway for day travel to Juneau Alaska. Our goal was to be on the ocean to experience all we could of ocean wildlife and scenery. The crew was friendly, professional, engaged, willing to share...

read more

Tips For Finding The Best Whale Watching Tours in Juneau

Whale watching is one of the most incredible experiences you can have and looking for whale watching tours in Juneau is the first step in that majestic adventure. While you may think that the only difference in whale watching tours is price, there is more to it than...

read more

Great Tour!

Great tour! Whales, Bear, Sea Lions, Eagles and Porpoises against an amazing backdrop of mountains, glaciers and water.

read more

“Great trip and lots of wildlife!!”

"Highly recommended! We had two great trips with Alaska Fjordlines (Juneau-Haines and Skagway-Juneau) George the captain and deckhands Libby and Lexia were great telling us about the landscape and wildlife we saw along the way. We were lucky enough to see Dall’s...

read more

Waterfalls of Lynn Canal

Waterfalls of Lynn Canal: Sawmill Falls, Long Falls, Stair Step Falls, Ribbon Falls, Mermaid Falls, and Trumpet Falls Why are there so many waterfalls in Lynn Canal? Lynn Canal is our continents longest and deepest glacial fjord. A  fjord is formed when a glacier...

read more

We are on “Whale Time” at Alaska Fjordlines.

What is Whale Time? We build in "whale stops" into our Fjord Express to Juneau schedule. The Fjordland cruises at 28 knots (30 mph) which allows us time to stop for whales, sea lions, seals, nesting eagles, waterfalls and the Eldred Rock Lighthouse. Ride the Fjord...

read more

Orcas in Lynn Canal!

What is more exciting than seeing Orca or Killer Whales? One of the most iconic symbols of the ocean, the Orca is known by its tall dorsal fin and characteristic black and white color pattern. It is always a treat to see them on our Fjord Express to Juneau cruises.

read more