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No.: 12-2506
Contact: Rick Feller, 907-269-0772,

Seward Highway Closure Update - Seward Highway Re-opened

(Anchorage, Alaska)— The Seward Highway was reopened as of 11:30am today. With this re-opening, the Seward highway is now open in its entirety from Seward to Anchorage. The Whittier Tunnel is also open and operating on its published schedule.

DOT advises that winter driving conditions still prevail along the highway with winds and limited visibility. Additional snow is in the forecast. Drive cautiously at safe speeds for the driving conditions encountered.

Please refer to for further road condition information.

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities (ADOT&PF) oversees 254 airports, 11 ferries serving 33 communities, 5,700 miles of highway and 660 public facilities throughout the state of Alaska. The mission of ADOT&PF is to “Get Alaska Moving through service and infrastructure.”

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