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There are 6 ways to get from Denver to Yosemite National Park by plane, bus or train

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Fly to Mammoth Lakes, travel  •  5h 37m

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) DEN - MMH
  2. Travel from Mammoth Lakes to Yosemite National Park

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Fly to Fresno, bus  •  9h 7m

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Fresno (FAT) DEN - FAT
  2. Take the bus from Fresno Yosemite International Airport to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$86 - $484

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Fly to Reno, bus, travel  •  8h 54m

  1. Fly from Denver (DEN) to Reno (RNO) DEN - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Lee Vining - Chevron, 51557 US 395
  3. Travel from Lee Vining - Chevron, 51557 US 395 to Yosemite National Park

Bus, travel  •  28h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Reno, Nv
  2. Take the bus from Centennial Plaza Transit Center to Lee Vining - Chevron, 51557 US 395
  3. Travel from Lee Vining - Chevron, 51557 US 395 to Yosemite National Park

Train, bus, travel  •  30h 18m

  1. Take the train from Denver Union Station to Reno Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Centennial Plaza Transit Center to Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street
  3. Travel from Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street to Yosemite National Park

Train, bus  •  35h 43m

  1. Take the train from Denver Union Station to Reno Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Centennial Plaza Transit Center to Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot
  3. Take the bus from The Village to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$156 - $231

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The cheapest way to get from Denver to Yosemite National Park is to train and bus which costs $150 - $240 and takes 35h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Denver to Yosemite National Park is to fly and bus which costs $85 - $490 and takes 9h 7m.

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The distance between Denver and Yosemite National Park is 799 miles.

The best way to get from Denver to Yosemite National Park without a car is to bus and travel which takes 28h 58m and costs .

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It takes approximately 5h 37m to get from Denver to Yosemite National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Denver Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 31m.

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Yosemite National Park is 1h behind Denver. It is currently 9:27 PM in Denver and 8:27 PM in Yosemite National Park.

United Airlines offers flights from Denver Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Yosemite National Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Denver to Denver Airport is to train which takes 37 min and costs $11.

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Map of how to get from Denver to Yosemite National Park.
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  • Distance: 799.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 37m

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

There is no direct connection from Denver to Yosemite National Park. However, you can take the train to Denver Airport Station, take the walk to Denver airport, fly to Mammoth Lakes, then take the travel to Yosemite National Park. Alternatively, you can take the train to Denver Airport Station, take the walk to Denver airport, fly to Fresno, take the walk to Fresno Yosemite International Airport, take the bus to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center, then take the travel to Yosemite National Park.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Denver to Mammoth Lakes
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Denver to Mammoth Lakes via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Denver to Mammoth Lakes via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Denver to Fresno
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Denver to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Denver to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Denver to Reno
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Denver to Reno
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Denver to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Denver to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Denver to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Flights from Denver to Reno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Denver to Fresno
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Denver to Reno
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Denver to Fresno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Denver to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Denver Union Station to Reno Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
25h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $160
Premium
$350 - $480
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $340
Business Seat
$240 - $350
Bus operators
Yosemite Area Regional Transportation
Phone
+1 877-989-2787
Website
yarts.com
Bus from Fresno Yosemite International Airport to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from The Village to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Lee Vining - Chevron, 51557 US 395
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Bus from Centennial Plaza Transit Center to Lee Vining - Chevron, 51557 US 395
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Bus from Centennial Plaza Transit Center to Bridgeport - 121 Emigrant Street
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Bus from Centennial Plaza Transit Center to Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Denver, Co to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $150
Flexible
$150 - $230

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