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There are 8 ways to get from Missoula to Yellowstone National Park by bus, car, night bus, plane or shuttle

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

Bus, drive via Island Park  •  9h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT 948
  2. Take the bus from Butte, MT to Dubois, ID
  3. Drive from Dubois, ID to St Anthony, ID
  4. Take the bus from St Anthony, ID to Island Park
  5. Drive from Island Park to Yellowstone National Park

$93 - $141

7 alternative options

Bus, drive  •  12h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT 948
  2. Take the bus from Butte, MT to Dubois, ID
  3. Drive from Dubois, ID to St Anthony, ID
  4. Take the bus from St Anthony, ID to West Yellowstone, MT
  5. Take the bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful

$190 - $230

Night bus, bus  •  13h 44m

  1. Take the night bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT 942
  2. Take the bus from Butte, MT to Idaho Falls, ID
  3. Take the bus from Rexburg, ID to West Yellowstone, MT
  4. Take the bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful

$210 - $261

Drive  •  5h

  1. Drive from Missoula to Yellowstone National Park 298 miles

$29 - $45

Fly to West Yellowstone  •  7h 31m

  1. Fly from Missoula (MSO) to West Yellowstone (WYS) MSO - WYS

$780 - $3,570

Fly to Jackson, drive  •  9h 45m

  1. Fly from Missoula (MSO) to Jackson (JAC) MSO - JAC
  2. Drive from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park

$658 - $3,313

Fly to Cody, drive  •  10h 16m

  1. Fly from Missoula (MSO) to Cody (COD) MSO - COD
  2. Drive from Cody to Yellowstone National Park

$461 - $2,018

Fly to Bozeman, bus  •  12h 19m

  1. Fly from Missoula (MSO) to Bozeman (BZN) MSO - BZN
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bozeman, MT - Airport to West Yellowstone, MT
  3. Take the bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful

$623 - $2,193

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The cheapest way to get from Missoula to Yellowstone National Park is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5h.

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The quickest way to get from Missoula to Yellowstone National Park is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 5h.

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The distance between Missoula and Yellowstone National Park is 227 miles. The road distance is 298 miles.

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The best way to get from Missoula to Yellowstone National Park without a car is to night bus and bus which takes 13h 44m and costs $210 - $270.

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It takes approximately 9h 37m to get from Missoula to Yellowstone National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Missoula Airport to West Yellowstone Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 1m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Missoula to Yellowstone National Park is 298 miles. It takes approximately 5h to drive from Missoula to Yellowstone National Park.

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Delta offers flights from Missoula Airport to West Yellowstone Airport.

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The best way to get from Missoula to Missoula Airport is to line 11 bus which takes 33m and costs .

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Map of how to get from Missoula to Yellowstone National Park.
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  • Distance: 227.4 miles
  • Duration: 9h 37m

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

Delta flies from Missoula to Yellowstone National Park once daily.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Missoula to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,800
Flights from Missoula to Jackson via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,900
Flights from Missoula to Cody via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,800
Flights from Missoula to Cody via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,200
Flights from Missoula to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Flights from Missoula to Bozeman via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Missoula to West Yellowstone via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,400
Flights from Missoula to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,300
Flights from Missoula to Jackson via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,200
Flights from Missoula to Cody via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Missoula to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,200
Flights from Missoula to Bozeman via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 26m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Missoula to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
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
Bus from Butte, MT to Dubois, ID
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from St Anthony, ID to Island Park
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from St Anthony, ID to West Yellowstone, MT
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from Butte, MT to Idaho Falls, ID
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from Rexburg, ID to West Yellowstone, MT
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Karst Stage
Phone
(406) 556-3540
Website
karststage.com
Bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$98
Schedules at
karststage.com
Shuttle from Bozeman, MT - Airport to West Yellowstone, MT
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
karststage.com

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