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There are 7 ways to get from Philadelphia 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  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) PHL - MMH
  2. Drive from Mammoth Lakes to Yosemite National Park

$473 - $1,617

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Bus  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa 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

$375 - $817

5 alternative options

Fly to Fresno, bus  •  15 h 26 min

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

$393 - $1,240

Fly to Reno, bus, taxi  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reno (RNO) PHL - 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

$387 - $1,277

Train, bus, taxi via Washington Union Station  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
  3. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Reno Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395
  5. Take a taxi from Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395 to Yosemite National Park

$576 - $1,531

Train, bus, taxi  •  3 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station 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

$522 - $1,375

Drive  •  40 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to Yosemite National Park 2747.6 miles

$260 - $390

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to Yosemite National Park is to drive which costs $260 - $390 and takes 40 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to Yosemite National Park is to fly and drive which costs $470 - $1,700 and takes 10 h 47 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and Yosemite National Park is 2381 miles. The road distance is 2747.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Yosemite National Park without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 22 h and costs $370 - $850.

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It takes approximately 10 h 47 min to get from Philadelphia to Yosemite National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Philadelphia Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 53 min and has one stopover.

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Yosemite National Park is 3 h behind Philadelphia. It is currently 6:49 PM in Philadelphia and 3:49 PM in Yosemite National Park.

Yes, the driving distance between Philadelphia to Yosemite National Park is 2748 miles. It takes approximately 40 h 39 min to drive from Philadelphia to Yosemite National Park.

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American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Philadelphia Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport.

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The best way to get from Philadelphia to Philadelphia Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs $7.

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to Yosemite National Park.
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  • Distance: 2380.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 47 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and Yosemite National Park, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Philadelphia to Yosemite National Park via Las Vegas, Nv, Fresno, Ca, Amtrak/Greyhound Station, and Yosemite Valley Visitors Center in around 2 days 22 h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Mammoth Lakes via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Mammoth Lakes via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Mammoth Lakes via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
10 h 1 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,700
Flights from Philadelphia to Mammoth Lakes via Washington Dulles, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
12 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,800
Flights from Philadelphia to Mammoth Lakes via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Fresno via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Fresno via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 24 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Fresno via Washington Dulles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 53 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Fresno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Fresno via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Philadelphia to Fresno via Portland
Ave. Duration
12 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,800
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Portland
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Fresno via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Philadelphia to Reno via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Washington Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $310
Room
$440 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Reno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
44 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice 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
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
26 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $400
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $350
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $400
Room
$550 - $750
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
5 times a week
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
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
estransit.com
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.

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 Philadelphia, Pa to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 days 7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$220 - $380
Flexible
$440 - $600
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
Other operators
Taxi from Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395 to Yosemite National Park
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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