Cellular

TelAlaska

Sign up for TelAlaska Cellular and discover the most reliable and best value in cell phone service for rural Alaskans – backed by the company you can trust.

TelAlaska Cellular services are currently available in Brevig Mission, Cold Bay, Elim, Fort Yukon, Galena, Golovin, Iliamna, King Cove, Koyuk, Little Diomede, Nome, Sand Point, Port Lions, Shaktoolik, Teller, Shishmaref, St. Michael, Stebbins, Unalaska/Dutch Harbor, Wales and White Mountain.

TelAlaska Cellular Customer Service: 1-877-478-2305

Please visit our Network Policies page for terms and conditions and usage policies for cellular services from TelAlaska.

Map of TelAlaska cellular network

Individuals qualifying for the Lifeline assistance program may choose cellular phone service from TelAlaska for no monthly fee.

TelAlaska Cellular’s Lifeline service plan provides:

  • Unlimited local calls and calls placed to and from communities within the TelAlaska Cellular Network
  • One FREE, high-quality cell phone (VeryKool i133 or comparable)
  • 400 Long Distance Minutes per month, in-state and out-of-state calling
  • Voicemail and Calling Features
  • FREE nationwide unlimited text messaging plan (a $5.99 value)

Plan does not include “roaming” (calls placed when you travel outside the TelAlaska Cellular Network). Roaming is 25¢ per minute. Long distance calls that exceed 400 minutes per month are 25¢ per minute. Monthly long distance allotments are calculated from the 24th of the month through the 23rd of the following month.

Lifeline is a government assistance program and documentation from one of these services is required for enrollment.

  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
  • SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) formerly known as Food Stamps
  • Medicaid
  • Federal Public Housing Assistance
  • Tribally Administered Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (those who meet qualifying income standard)
  • Food Distribution Program on Indian Reservations
  • Head Start Programs (only those who meeting qualifying income standard)
  • Veterans Pension or Survivors Benefit program
  • Bureau of Indian Affairs General Assistance
  • Annual Income is at or below 135% of Federal Poverty Guidelines.

Eligible customers may apply for Lifeline by completing this application: Lifeline Application Form. You may also complete the application online through the Lifeline National Verifier.

Only ONE Lifeline discount is allowed per household. Members of a household are not permitted to receive Lifeline service from multiple telephone companies. For assistance in determining if there is more than one household at your residence, please complete this worksheet: Lifeline Household Worksheet.

If you are already a Lifeline customer and need to recertify your eligibility, please complete this application: Lifeline Recertification Form.

Completed applications can be scanned and emailed to customerservice@telalaska. com, faxed to 907-550-1675 or mailed to TelAlaska, 201 E. 56th Ave., Anchorage, AK 99518.

Notice to new and existing TelAlaska Cellular customers regarding the addition of the language below to our terms and conditions:
NOTICE TO NEW AND EXISTING SUBSCRIBERS REGARDING TRANSMISSION OF WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERTS (Commercial Mobile Alert Service): TELALASKA CELLULAR presently does not transmit wireless emergency alerts. Notice required by FCC Rule 47 C.F.R. § 10.250 (Commercial Mobile Alert Service).
If you should have any questions regarding your service or this amendment to the terms and conditions, please call us at 1-877-478-2305.

Only $9.99 per month!

The ideal plan at an ideal price for those who do not need cellular long distance service.

  • 1000 Minutes of local calls and incoming calls received locally. Also includes calls within the TelAlaska Cellular (TCI) Network.
  • $25 cell phone activation fee waived
  • One free cell phone with 2 year contract. (VeryKool i133 or comparable)
  • Free voicemail and calling features
  • Add nationwide unlimited text messaging for $5.99/month

Service is restricted to TCI Network only. Additional local calls exceeding contract, 15¢ per minute. Outgoing text messaging, 10¢ per message. Must be a TelAlaska local landline service customer. (Plan is $24.99 without TelAlaska local service.)

Notice to new and existing TelAlaska Cellular customers regarding the addition of the language below to our terms and conditions:
NOTICE TO NEW AND EXISTING SUBSCRIBERS REGARDING TRANSMISSION OF WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERTS (Commercial Mobile Alert Service): TELALASKA CELLULAR presently does not transmit wireless emergency alerts. Notice required by FCC Rule 47 C.F.R. § 10.250 (Commercial Mobile Alert Service).
If you should have any questions regarding your service or this amendment to the terms and conditions, please call us at 1-877-478-2305.

Starting at $34.99 per month

Roll TelAlaska Cellular service in with existing or new TelAlaska landline service and SAVE! Add up to three additional lines for family members for only $10 per month per line. The plan includes:

  • Unlimited calls to and from communities within the TelAlaska Cellular (TCI) Network
  • Choose the Anytime/Anywhere Minutes plan that meets your needs. (Includes in-state, out-of-state long distance, roaming and calls to Canada)
  • $25 Cell Phone Activation Fee Waived
  • Free Voicemail and Calling Features
  • Add nationwide unlimited text messaging for $5.99/month
PlanLocal TCI NetworkNationwide calling (including roamingPrice
Local & Beyond 400Unlimited400$34.99
Local & Beyond 800Unlimited800$49.99
Local & Beyond 1250Unlimited1250$64.99
Local & Beyond 2000Unlimited2000$89.99

The above plans are $10 more without TelAlaska local service. Additional lines share a pool of cellular minutes with the host plan. Additional (beyond contract) minutes, 25¢ per minute. Outgoing text messaging, 10¢ per message without the unlimited plan. Monthly minute allotments are calculated from the 24th of the month through the 23rd of the following month. A data plan is required for all smartphones. Roaming data usage (outside the customer’s local calling area) will be charged according to that carrier’s fees. Data usage is subject to TelAlaska’s Terms & Conditions and Acceptable Usage Policy.

Notice to new and existing TelAlaska Cellular customers regarding the addition of the language below to our terms and conditions:
NOTICE TO NEW AND EXISTING SUBSCRIBERS REGARDING TRANSMISSION OF WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERTS (Commercial Mobile Alert Service): TELALASKA CELLULAR presently does not transmit wireless emergency alerts. Notice required by FCC Rule 47 C.F.R. § 10.250 (Commercial Mobile Alert Service).

If you should have any questions regarding your service or this amendment to the terms and conditions, please call us at 1-877-478-2305.

$9.99 Student Plan
FREE* Cell Phone included!

  • 1000 Free Local Minutes, Voice Mail, Calling Features and more!
  • $25 Cell Phone Activation Fee Waived
  • Add nationwide unlimited text messaging for $5.99 per month

Move to the Head of the Class Plan – Only $34.99 per month!
FREE* Cell Phone included!

  • Unlimited local calls and incoming calls received locally
  • 400 FREE Long Distance Minutes per month, in-state/out-of-state calling.
  • Roaming Outside? No problem! You are on a nationwide network!
  • $25 Cell Phone Activation Fee Waived
  • Free Voicemail and Calling Features
  • Add nationwide unlimited text messaging for $5.99 per month

*Must be 18 or older. Students under 18 can have their parent or guardian contact TelAlaska to establish service. Free VeryKool i133 (or comparable) phone. Other restrictions apply. Call for details on prices per minute for calls exceeding the plan offering. Additional (beyond contract) minutes, 25¢ per minute. Outgoing text messaging, 10¢ per message without the unlimited plan. Monthly minute allotments are calculated from the 24th of the month through the 23rd of the following month.

Notice to new and existing TelAlaska Cellular customers regarding the addition of the language below to our terms and conditions:
NOTICE TO NEW AND EXISTING SUBSCRIBERS REGARDING TRANSMISSION OF WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERTS (Commercial Mobile Alert Service): TELALASKA CELLULAR presently does not transmit wireless emergency alerts. Notice required by FCC Rule 47 C.F.R. § 10.250 (Commercial Mobile Alert Service).
If you should have any questions regarding your service or this amendment to the terms and conditions, please call us at 1-877-478-2305.

Experience wireless internet access and computer functionality in the palm of your hand. Ask our customer service team about a data plan for your cell phone.

A cellular voice plan is required. Roaming data usage (outside the TCI Network) will be charged according to that carrier’s fees. Data usage is subject to TelAlaska’s Terms & Conditions and Acceptable Usage Policy. A data plan is required when purchasing a smartphone.

Notice to new and existing TelAlaska Cellular customers regarding the addition of the language below to our terms and conditions:
NOTICE TO NEW AND EXISTING SUBSCRIBERS REGARDING TRANSMISSION OF WIRELESS EMERGENCY ALERTS (Commercial Mobile Alert Service): TELALASKA CELLULAR presently does not transmit wireless emergency alerts. Notice required by FCC Rule 47 C.F.R. § 10.250 (Commercial Mobile Alert Service).
If you should have any questions regarding your service or this amendment to the terms and conditions, please call us at 1-877-478-2305.