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

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Bus, shuttle, drive  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Missoula, MT to Butte, MT 948
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Butte, MT to Idaho Falls, ID
  3. Take the bus from Idaho Falls Walmart to Grand Targhee Resort
  4. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$114 - $146

6 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Missoula to Yellowstone National Park 298 miles

$29 - $45

Fly to Jackson, drive  •  8 h 40 min

  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  •  9 h 20 min

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

$561 - $2,818

Fly to Idaho Falls, drive  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Missoula (MSO) to Idaho Falls (IDA) MSO - IDA
  2. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$673 - $3,280

Fly to Bozeman, bus  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Missoula (MSO) to Bozeman (BZN) MSO - BZN
  2. Take the bus from West Yellowstone to Old Faithful

$623 - $2,193

Night bus, shuttle, taxi, bus  •  14 h 50 min

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

$292 - $377

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

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

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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 shuttle and taxi and bus which takes 14 h 50 min and costs $290 - $380.

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It takes approximately 14 h 26 min to get from Missoula to Yellowstone National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Missoula Airport to Jackson Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 52 min and has one stopover.

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

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

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The best way to get from Missoula to Missoula Airport is to line 11 bus which takes 33 min 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: 14 h 26 min

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

There is no direct connection from Missoula to Yellowstone National Park. However, you can take the bus to Butte, MT, take the shuttle to Idaho Falls, ID, take the walk to Idaho Falls Walmart, take the bus to Grand Targhee Resort, then take the drive to Yellowstone National Park. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Missoula to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,800
Flights from Missoula to Cody via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,200
Flights from Missoula to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,800
Flights from Missoula to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,600
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Missoula to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $3,300
Flights from Missoula to Jackson via Seattle
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $3,600
Flights from Missoula to Cody via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,800
Flights from Missoula to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $3,200
Flights from Missoula to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $2,200
Flights from Missoula to Bozeman via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from Missoula to Bozeman via Salt Lake City, Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Missoula to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Missoula to Jackson via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,300
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
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
Pocatello Limo
Phone
1-208-480-1250
Email
pocatellolimo@gmail.com
Website
pocatellolimo.com
Bus from Idaho Falls Walmart to Grand Targhee Resort
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$32
Schedules at
pocatellolimo.com
Karst Stage
Phone
(406) 556-3540
Website
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
Other operators
Taxi from Idaho Falls, ID to Rexburg, ID
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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