There are 10 ways to get from New York to Yosemite National Park by plane, bus, taxi, train or car

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 New York JFK to Reno, bus, taxi  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Reno (RNO) JFK - 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

$286 - $611

Cheapest option

Fly New York JFK to Sacramento, bus  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Sacramento (SMF) JFK - SMF
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Merced, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$283 - $678

8 alternative options

Fly Newark to San Francisco, bus  •  15 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to San Francisco (SFO) EWR - SFO
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Modesto, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Merced, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$303 - $719

Fly Newark to Oakland, bus  •  16 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Oakland (OAK) EWR - OAK
  2. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to Modesto, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Merced, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$424 - $1,165

Fly Newark to Sacramento, bus  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Sacramento (SMF) EWR - SMF
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Merced, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$304 - $646

Fly Newark to San Jose, bus  •  17 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to San Jose (SJC) EWR - SJC
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Madera, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Madera, Ca to Merced, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$294 - $705

Fly New York JFK to San Jose, bus  •  17 h 24 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to San Jose (SJC) JFK - SJC
  2. Take the bus from San Jose, Ca to Madera, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Madera, Ca to Merced, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$283 - $707

Train, bus, taxi  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Reno Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395
  4. Take a taxi from Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395 to Yosemite National Park

$511 - $1,343

Bus  •  3 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny 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

$383 - $838

Drive  •  41 h 17 min

  1. Drive from New York to Yosemite National Park 2761.7 miles

$270 - $400

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Yosemite National Park is to drive which costs $270 - $400 and takes 41 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Yosemite National Park is to fly and bus and taxi which costs $280 - $650 and takes 12 h 49 min.

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The distance between New York and Yosemite National Park is 2431 miles. The road distance is 2761.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 12 h 49 min to get from New York to Yosemite National Park, including transfers.

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What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Yosemite National Park, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from New York to Yosemite National Park via Las Vegas, Nv, Fresno, Ca, Amtrak/Greyhound Station, and Yosemite Valley Visitors Center in around 3 days 1 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to San Francisco via Cleveland
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Newark to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Newark to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Reno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Reno via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Sacramento via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Sacramento via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Sacramento via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 4 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Reno via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Reno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Newark to Oakland via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Sacramento via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Oakland
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Oakland via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Oakland via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Oakland via San Diego
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Oakland via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $950
Flights from Newark to San Jose via St. Louis
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to San Jose via San Diego
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to San Jose via Austin
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from New York JFK to Reno via Seattle
Ave. Duration
9 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Reno via Portland
Ave. Duration
10 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6 h 33 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Reno
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to San Jose
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Chicago Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Chicago Union Station Amtrak to Reno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
Bus operators
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
Bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 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 Oakland, Ca to Modesto, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Modesto, Ca to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Hayward, Ca to Modesto, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from San Jose, Ca to Madera, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Madera, Ca to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $22
Bus from New York, Ny to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 days 11 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$230 - $390
Flexible
$460 - $600
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
Yosemite Area Regional Transportation
Phone
+1 877-989-2787
Website
yarts.com
Bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $12
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
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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