Can birds fly across the ocean?

  • Birds
  • Migration
  • Arctic Tern

Yes, some birds can fly across the ocean. For example, the Arctic Tern has the longest migration of any bird, flying from the Arctic to the Antarctic and back each year, covering a distance of up to 44,000 miles.

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