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Coverage: Alaska

Service
Shipping Details
Rating Information


Map of Alaska



Service
  • Direct service to and from more than 99% of Alaska’s population
  • Freight service for Alaska can be originated or consigned to any UPS Freight direct point of service in the U.S., Canada, Mexico or Puerto Rico
  • Single-carrier responsibility for your freight, including ocean container transportation
  • Twice-weekly sailings from Kent, WA
  • One simple invoice

Shipping Details

Ocean Service
The majority of shipments to and from Alaska move via steamship or barge under UPS Freight’s single carrier responsibility. Sailing schedules are as follows:

Sailing Delivery
Wednesday Sunday
Friday Tuesday
Alaska Delivery
Upon arrival at port, freight moves to its final destination via truck or ferry.

Documentation
No special documentation is required. Freight moves on a standard bill of lading.

Simple Invoicing
All freight charges appear on a single, simplified invoice.
Rating Information

Alaska rates are based on two components:

  • Current UPGF 560 or current negotiated base rate program for shipments to and from Kent.
  • UPGF 105 tariff-Section 4 for freight moving between Seattle and Alaska. UPGF 105 is a traditional per hundred weight (CWT) and freight class pricing structure.



For more information or to obtain a rate to or from Alaska, call 800-333-7400.

Please refer to UPGF 105 tariff for applicable offshore rates, rules and charges or call International Customer Service at (800) 333-7400. A copy of the UPGF 105 tariff is available upon request at no cost.

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