There are 7 ways to get from Portland 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 to Fresno, bus  •  9 h 37 min

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

$208 - $426

Cheapest option

Train, bus, drive  •  25 h

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Tenaya Lodge
  4. Drive from Tenaya Lodge to Yosemite National Park

$138 - $366

5 alternative options

Fly to Reno, bus, taxi  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Reno (RNO) PDX - 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

$212 - $452

Fly to San Francisco, bus  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to San Francisco (SFO) PDX - 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

$198 - $412

Fly to Oakland, bus  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Oakland (OAK) PDX - 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

$210 - $498

Bus  •  21 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Merced, Ca 1443
  2. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center Merced HWY 140

$177 - $308

Train, bus  •  23 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Merced, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$217 - $430

What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Yosemite National Park, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Portland to Yosemite National Park via Merced, Ca, Merced Transpo, and Yosemite Valley Visitors Center in around 21 h 20 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Fresno
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Portland to Fresno via Seattle
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Portland to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Portland to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Portland to Reno via Seattle
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Portland to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Portland to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Portland to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Portland to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Portland to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Portland to Reno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Portland to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Portland to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $260
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Room
$380 - $550
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
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 Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Tenaya Lodge
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
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 day
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
estransit.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 Portland, Or to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
17 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$70 - $120
Flexible
$130 - $180
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
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Portland and Yosemite National Park is 892 km.

The cheapest way to get from Portland to Yosemite National Park is to fly and bus which costs $200 - $430 and takes 9 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Portland to Yosemite National Park is to fly and bus and taxi which takes 7 h 59 min and costs $210 - $460.

It takes approximately 9 h 37 min to get from Portland to Yosemite National Park, including transfers.