Domestic Ocean Shipping

Shipping to Alaska

For offshore shipping to Alaska, YRC Freight provides direct service to the Anchorage, Alaska, market from the port of Seattle and coverage to points beyond.

  • We provide door-to-door service, offering a through-rate
  • Door-to-door: Pickup to delivery at consignee door
  • Door-to-destination terminal: Pickup to destination terminal (no delivery)
  • Dock-to-door: YRC Freight terminal to consignee door (no pickup)
  • Dock-to-Dock: Ocean service only, shipments dropped off or picked up at terminal
  • YRC Freight integrated network
  • Single-carrier responsibility
  • Customer Service Center at origin and destination
  • Single-invoice billing convenience and better accuracy
  • ISO 9001-2000 Certified


Access to shipment information day or night by:

YRC Freight provides several ways to track your shipment. Receive status updates:

  • By email with YRC Freight eTracking tool
  • Through Online Tracking to view a single shipment's status or login to track all your freight shipments in greater detail
  • By YRC Freight voice response system by calling 1-800-468-5739

Pricing Flexibility

  • The U.S. inland rate carries your discount
  • Flexible billing choices:
    • Prepaid to destination
    • Collect to destination
    • Prepaid to Seattle and collect beyond
    • Prepaid from Anchorage and collect beyond
  • Full-container load (FCL), less-than-container load (LCL), truckload (TL) and less-than-truckload (LTL) and Alaska auto transport services are available
  • Special 30-day discount for new customers shipping to Alaska by calling 1-800-468-5739

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  • Shipping to Alaska with single-carrier responsibility
  • Direct contact and communication with customers through YRC Freight personnel in Alaska
  • Single invoice and itemized charges
  • Full liability coverage when shipping to Alaska
  • Service to and from all primary points in Alaska

A special, 30-day discount for new customers shipping to Alaska by calling 1-800-468-5739.

Terminal Location

Anchorage (879)
2040 E. 79th Ave.
Anchorage, AK 99507

Sailing Schedule

  • From Port of Tacoma, Wash., sailing dates are Thursday and Saturday with four days to Anchorage
  • Delivery in Alaska is completed by truck, airplane, or ferry (also part of YRC Freight single-carrier service)
  • We present all charges to you on a single invoice for your entire freight shipment

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