There are 6 ways to get from Kansas City to Yosemite National Park by plane, car, bus, taxi or train

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

Fly to Mammoth Lakes, drive  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) MCI - MMH
  2. Drive from Mammoth Lakes to Yosemite National Park

$338 - $1,512

Cheapest option

Bus  •  42 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Las Vegas, Nv
  2. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Fresno, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$274 - $561

4 alternative options

Fly to Fresno, bus  •  13 h 31 min

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

$358 - $1,334

Fly to Reno, bus, taxi  •  12 h

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Reno (RNO) MCI - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395
  3. Take a taxi from Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395 to Yosemite National Park

$352 - $1,272

Train, bus  •  43 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Kansas City Amtrak to Victorville Victor Valley Transit Center Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Victorville, Ca to Barstow, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Barstow, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Fresno, Ca
  5. Take the bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$364 - $863

Drive  •  24 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Kansas City to Yosemite National Park 1619.2 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kansas City to Yosemite National Park is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 24 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Yosemite National Park is to fly and drive which costs $330 - $1,600 and takes 9 h 16 min.

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The distance between Kansas City and Yosemite National Park is 1358 miles. The road distance is 1619.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 16 min to get from Kansas City to Yosemite National Park, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Kansas City, MO, USA and Yosemite National Park, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Kansas City to Yosemite National Park via Las Vegas, Nv, Fresno, Ca, Amtrak/Greyhound Station, and Yosemite Valley Visitors Center in around 42 h 26 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Kansas City to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Kansas City to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Mammoth Lakes via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Kansas City to Fresno via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Kansas City to Fresno via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Kansas City to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Mammoth Lakes via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Kansas City to Mammoth Lakes via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,500
Flights from Kansas City to Fresno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Fresno via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Kansas City to Reno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Kansas City to Mammoth Lakes via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Kansas City to Fresno via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Kansas City Amtrak to Victorville Victor Valley Transit Center Amtrak
Ave. Duration
31 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Flexi Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,100
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
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
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
ESTA
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
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
estransit.com
Greyhound USA
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 Kansas City, Mo to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
28 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $210
Flexible
$240 - $320
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Bus from Victorville, Ca to Barstow, Ca
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from Barstow, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$35 - $45
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
Other operators
Taxi from Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395 to Yosemite National Park
Ave. Duration
59 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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