Getting out to the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center & Recreation Area

Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center is located approximately 13 miles from downtown Juneau and cruise ship docks. There are several transportation options from the Juneau cruise ship docks. The Forest Service does not recommend any business in particular. There are limited options from the airport or ferry terminal.

Shuttle Companies: Two private companies provide shuttle bus service between the cruise ship dock and the glacier. Ask your dock representative when you disembark where to find these service. 

Taxi companies:  Juneau has several taxi companies available as well 

Limo Licensed Companies:

Other Transport/Tour Companies: You may arrange a tour or transportation through your cruise ship’s excursion desk or dockside sales booths. Tours often include several noteworthy sites in a particular route maximizing your touring time.