There are 6 ways to get from Kalispell to West Yellowstone 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  •  22 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Whitefish Amtrak to Spokane Amtrak
  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

$311 - $519

Cheapest option

Train, bus, shuttle, taxi  •  20 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Whitefish Amtrak to Shelby Amtrak
  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

$281 - $429

4 alternative options

Drive  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Kalispell to West Yellowstone 372.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Bozeman, bus  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Kalispell (FCA) to Bozeman (BZN) FCA - BZN
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bozeman, MT - Airport to West Yellowstone, MT

$444 - $679

Fly to Idaho Falls, shuttle  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Kalispell (FCA) to Idaho Falls (IDA) FCA - IDA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Rexburg, ID to West Yellowstone, MT

$561 - $2,543

Fly to Pocatello, shuttle  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Kalispell (FCA) to Pocatello (PIH) FCA - PIH
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Pocatello, ID to Rexburg, ID
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Rexburg, ID to West Yellowstone, MT

$597 - $2,593

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kalispell and West Yellowstone is 290 miles. The road distance is 372.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Kalispell to West Yellowstone without a car is to train and bus and night bus and shuttle and taxi which takes 22 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 22 h 47 min to get from Kalispell to West Yellowstone, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kalispell Airport to Bozeman Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 8 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kalispell to West Yellowstone is 373 miles. It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to drive from Kalispell to West Yellowstone.

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

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There are 47+ hotels available in West Yellowstone. Prices start at $179 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Kalispell to Kalispell Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Kalispell to West Yellowstone.
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  • Distance: 289.7 miles
  • Duration: 22 h 47 min

What companies run services between Kalispell, MT, USA and West Yellowstone, MT, USA?

There is no direct connection from Kalispell to West Yellowstone. However, you can take the taxi to Whitefish Amtrak, take the train to Spokane Amtrak, 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 shuttle to Idaho Falls, ID, take the taxi to Rexburg, ID, then take the shuttle to West Yellowstone, MT. Alternatively, you can take the drive to West Yellowstone.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kalispell to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Kalispell to Bozeman via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,000
Flights from Kalispell to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,400
Flights from Kalispell to Pocatello via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kalispell to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Kalispell to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Kalispell to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Whitefish Amtrak to Spokane Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Train from Whitefish Amtrak to Shelby Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
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.

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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
Hourly
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
Every 3 hours
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 Pocatello, ID to Rexburg, ID
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
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
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
Toole County
Other operators
Taxi from Idaho Falls, ID to Rexburg, ID
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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