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There are 7 ways to get from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park by train, bus, night bus, shuttle, taxi, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train, bus, night bus, shuttle, taxi  •  27 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from West Glacier Amtrak to Spokane Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Spokane, Wa to Missoula, Mt
  3. Take the night bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT 942
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Butte, MT to Idaho Falls, ID
  5. Take a taxi from Idaho Falls, ID to Rexburg, ID
  6. Take a shuttle bus from Rexburg, ID to West Yellowstone, MT

$418 - $632

Cheapest option

Train, bus, shuttle, taxi  •  23 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from West Glacier Amtrak to Shelby Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Shelby Amtrak to Great Falls, MT - Transit Transfer Center
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Great Falls, MT to Butte, MT
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Butte, MT to Idaho Falls, ID
  5. Take a taxi from Idaho Falls, ID to Rexburg, ID
  6. Take a shuttle bus from Rexburg, ID to West Yellowstone, MT

$378 - $522

5 alternative options

Drive  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park 442.5 miles

$40 - $65

Taxi, fly to Jackson, drive  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glacier National Park to Kalispell
  2. Fly from Kalispell (FCA) to Jackson (JAC) FCA - JAC
  3. Drive from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park

$604 - $2,550

Taxi, fly to Cody, drive  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glacier National Park to Kalispell
  2. Fly from Kalispell (FCA) to Cody (COD) FCA - COD
  3. Drive from Cody to Yellowstone National Park

$547 - $2,255

Taxi, fly to Idaho Falls, shuttle, drive  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glacier National Park to Kalispell
  2. Fly from Kalispell (FCA) to Idaho Falls (IDA) FCA - IDA
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Idaho Falls Airport to Grand Targhee Resort
  4. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$659 - $2,617

Taxi, fly to Bozeman, bus  •  13 h 21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Glacier National Park to Kalispell
  2. Fly from Kalispell (FCA) to Bozeman (BZN) FCA - BZN
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Bozeman, MT - Airport to West Yellowstone, MT
  4. Take the bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful

$629 - $880

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 8 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 8 h 3 min.

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The distance between Glacier National Park and Yellowstone National Park is 326 miles. The road distance is 442.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park without a car is to train and bus and night bus and shuttle and taxi which takes 27 h 37 min and costs $410 - $650.

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It takes approximately 27 h 37 min to get from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kalispell Airport to Jackson Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 49 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park is 443 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 3 min to drive from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines and Delta offer flights from Kalispell Airport to Jackson Airport.

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Map of how to get from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park.
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  • Distance: 325.9 miles
  • Duration: 27 h 37 min

What companies run services between Glacier National Park, MT, USA and Yellowstone National Park, WY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Glacier National Park to Yellowstone National Park. However, you can take the taxi to West Glacier Amtrak, take the train to Spokane Amtrak Station, take the walk to Spokane, Wa, take the bus to Missoula, Mt, take the walk to Missoula, MT, take the night bus to Butte, MT, take the walk to Butte, MT, take the shuttle to Idaho Falls, ID, take the taxi to Rexburg, ID, take the shuttle to West Yellowstone, MT, take the walk to West Yellowstone, take the bus to Old Faithful, then take the walk to Yellowstone National Park. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kalispell to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,400
Flights from Kalispell to Jackson via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,000
Flights from Kalispell to Jackson via Minneapolis, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,200
Flights from Kalispell to Cody via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,100
Flights from Kalispell to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,400
Flights from Kalispell to Idaho Falls via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 39 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,000
Flights from Kalispell to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Kalispell to Bozeman via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,000
Flights from Kalispell to Bozeman via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,000
Flights from Kalispell to Bozeman via Salt Lake City, Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kalispell to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Kalispell to Jackson via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,000
Flights from Kalispell to Cody via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Flights from Kalispell to Cody via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
12 h 3 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $3,000
Flights from Kalispell to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Kalispell to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Kalispell to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
9 h 43 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,300
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Kalispell to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
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 West Glacier Amtrak to Spokane Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $130
Business Coach Seat
$90 - $130
Room
$230 - $320
Train from West Glacier Amtrak to Shelby Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
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 Spokane, Wa to Missoula, Mt
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Night bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Butte, MT to Idaho Falls, ID
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Rexburg, ID to West Yellowstone, MT
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $55
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Great Falls, MT to Butte, MT
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Grand Targhee Ski Shuttle
Website
grandtarghee.com
Shuttle from Idaho Falls Airport to Grand Targhee Resort
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
grandtarghee.com
Karst Stage
Phone
(406) 556-3540
Website
karststage.com
Shuttle from Bozeman, MT - Airport to West Yellowstone, MT
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
karststage.com
Bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$98
Schedules at
karststage.com
Toole County
Other operators
Taxi from Idaho Falls, ID to Rexburg, ID
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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