There are 3 ways to get from Bakersfield to Yosemite National Park by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Mariposa Grove, Mariposa County, CA, USA Fresno HWY 41

$42 - $89

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Fresno, Ca 6834 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center Fresno HWY 41

$123 - $171

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Bakersfield to Yosemite National Park 232.3 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bakersfield to Yosemite National Park is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bakersfield to Yosemite National Park is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The distance between Bakersfield and Yosemite National Park is 175 miles. The road distance is 232.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to get from Bakersfield to Yosemite National Park, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bakersfield, CA, USA and Yosemite National Park, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Bakersfield to Yosemite National Park via Fresno, Ca, Amtrak/Greyhound Station, and Yosemite Valley Visitors Center in around 7 h 41 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
Yosemite Area Regional Transportation
Phone
+1 877-989-2787
Website
yarts.com
Bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Mariposa Grove, Mariposa County, CA, USA
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40

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