Bridgewater Hotel provides complimentary 24 hour courtesy van service for individual arrival and departing guests - Fairbanks International Airport and the Alaska Railroad Station. Groups must make own arrangements.

Free limited parking for vehicles. Transportation to and from car rentals is not provided. Taxi service is recommended.

Fountainhead Hotels provides a complimentary Around Town Express service to all hotel guests during the summer season. The Express follows a scheduled route to popular Fairbanks attractions.

Scheduled stops include the Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum, UA Museum of the North, Pioneer Park and Bridgewater Hotel in the heart of downtown Fairbanks.

Around Town Express Route Schedule

Bridgewater Hotel

723 First Avenue

Fairbanks Alaska, 99701

Front Desk 907.452.6661

Fountainhead Antique Auto Museum

212 Wedgewood Drive

Fairbanks Alaska, 99701

Front Desk 907.450.2100

Wedgewood Wildlife Sanctuary

Taiga Center

420 Wedgewood Drive

Fairbanks, AK 99701

Bridgewater Hotel

723 First Avenue

Fairbanks Alaska 99701

Front Desk: 907.452.6661

Fax: 907.452.6126

Reservations: 800.528.4916

Local Reservations: 907.456.3642


Open mid-May to mid-September

Directions from Fairbanks International Airport

Distance 5.5 miles - 13 minutes

  • Head on Airport Way to University Avenue
  • Go through intersection and head east for 4.6 miles on Airport Way
  • Turn left onto Cowles Street to First Avenue
  • Turn right onto First Avenue to your destination - 0.2 miles