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Nexus Auto Transport is an industry leader in safe and efficient car & truck shipments to and from Alaska

Shipping your car or truck to or from (Alaska) has never been easier. When you need to ship a car, truck, or specialty vehicle out of or into Alaska, you can breathe easy knowing that our expert vehicle shipping staff is on your side. We’ve got decades of in-house experience shipping a variety of different cars and trucks, and we only work with the safest and most dependable auto transporters on the road.

When it comes to vehicle shipments in Alaska, we’re the best thing going. Vehicle pickups and deliveries in every corner of Alaska. We work with you!

Do you need your car picked up from your house in Alaska? Are you shipping your truck to your workplace in Alaska? Do you have special considerations and concerns about your prized muscle car?

Whatever the situation is and what vehicle transport questions you have, we have answers. We’ll work both hard and smart to deliver your car, truck, or specialty vehicle from on your terms!

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Learn more about the great State of Alaska

Situated just 55 miles away from the easternmost tip of Russia, Alaska is the 48th most populous state in the United States with an estimated population of 731,545. Conversely, it’s the largest state in the Union with a total area of 663,268 square miles. All things considered, Alaska sits at the bottom of the national in overall population density.

The capital of Juneau is just the 2nd populous town in Alaska and it’s not even close. The most populous city in Alaska is Anchorage with an estimated resident count of 285,634. Anchorage’s populated is over nine times larger than the state capital or any other city or town within the state. Ranking 69th in population among cities in the United States, Anchorage is the key transportation hub of the State of Alaska.

While Anchorage is the only big city in the state, there are plenty of other cools towns for prospective transplants to consider. Below are the nine other cities which finalize the list of the ten most populous in the Last Frontier:

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Juneau

(31,435)

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Fairbanks

(30,996)

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Badger

(18,792)

The mining, quarrying, and gas/oil extraction industry is big money for the Alaska economy. In fact, Alaska raked in $9.3 billion from the industry in 2018 which ranked ninth among the 50 states. Because Alaska is so sparsely populated, there are ample opportunities for mining and extraction in areas where there’s little to no residents.

Other sectors in Alaska essential to the health of its economy include transportation, warehousing, education, health care, retail, professional and business services, general manufacturing, entertainment, and wholesale trade. Fisheries also mean big profits for the state, as do the production of wood products and furs.

Alaska has a unique place in the American consciousness, drawing large numbers curious onlookers and nature lovers alike into the state each year. For those who love winter sports such as ice fishing, skiing, and snowshoeing, Alaska is the perfect getaway.

Points of interest worth circling on your Alaskan bucket list include the Mendenhall Glacier and Denali National Park in the Tongass National Forest, the totem poles of Sitka National Historical Park, and the active volcanoes of the Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes within Katmai National Park. That’s just a small selection of the more than 100 state and national parks in Alaska – a spread of conservation areas which totals over 3.5 million acres in area.

If you’re heading to Alaska with designs on a higher education, you’re definitely in luck. There are some great colleges and universities to choose from which include the University of Alaska Southeast in Juneau, the University of Alaska Fairbanks in Fairbanks, the University of Alaska Anchorage in Anchorage, Alaska Pacific University in Anchorage, Ilisagvik College in Barrow, and the Alaska Bible College in Palmer.

Now that you’ve gotten a glimpse of the Last Frontier, it’s time to boost your trivia knowledge with a list of the various living and inanimate symbols of the State of Alaska:

  • State Bird – Willow Ptarmigan
  • State Insect – Four-Spot Skimmer Dragonfly
  • State Mammals – Moose, Bowhead Whale
  • State Fish – King Salmon
  • State Flower – Forget-Me-Not
  • State Dog – Alaskan Malamute
  • State Tree – Sitka Spruce
  • State Fossil – Woolly Mammoth
  • State Gemstone – Jade
  • State Mineral – Gold
  • State Sport – Dog Mushing

Driving to Alaska from the contiguous United States can be an absolute chore. Shipping your vehicle with Nexus Auto Transport is your smartest bet and will open up all of the best shopping, entertainment, recreation, and restaurants that the Last Frontier has waiting for you.