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There are 8 ways to get from Sacramento to Yellowstone National Park by plane, car, shuttle, bus 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 Jackson, drive  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Jackson (JAC) SMF - JAC
  2. Drive from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park

$330 - $1,615

Cheapest option

Train, shuttle, drive  •  24 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Salt Lake Central Station to Ogden Station 750
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Brigham City, UT to Rigby, ID
  4. Drive from LDS church, Teton, ID to Yellowstone National Park

$200 - $418

6 alternative options

Fly to Cody, drive  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Cody (COD) SMF - COD
  2. Drive from Cody to Yellowstone National Park

$293 - $1,420

Fly to Idaho Falls, shuttle, drive  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Idaho Falls (IDA) SMF - IDA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Idaho Falls Airport to Grand Targhee Resort
  3. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$385 - $1,682

Fly to Bozeman, bus  •  11 h 52 min

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

$415 - $1,195

Train, shuttle, bus, drive  •  28 h

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak Station
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Salt Lake City Intermodal Hub to Maverick, Jackson, WY
  3. Take the bus from Jackson, Wy - Kmart to Grand Targhee Resort
  4. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$313 - $502

Train, shuttle, bus, drive via Salt Lake City, UT  •  29 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak Station
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Salt Lake City, UT to Jackson, WY
  3. Take the bus from Jackson, Wy - Kmart to Grand Targhee Resort
  4. Drive from Grand Targhee Resort to Yellowstone National Park

$295 - $509

Drive  •  15 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Sacramento to Yellowstone National Park 887.6 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Yellowstone National Park is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 15 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Yellowstone National Park is to fly and drive which costs $330 - $1,700 and takes 7 h 53 min.

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The distance between Sacramento and Yellowstone National Park is 688 miles. The road distance is 887.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 53 min to get from Sacramento to Yellowstone National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sacramento Airport to Jackson Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 26 min and has one stopover.

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Yellowstone National Park is 1 h ahead of Sacramento. It is currently 9:13 PM in Sacramento and 10:13 PM in Yellowstone National Park.

Yes, the driving distance between Sacramento to Yellowstone National Park is 888 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 22 min to drive from Sacramento to Yellowstone National Park.

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

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The best way to get from Sacramento to Sacramento Airport is to bus which takes 12 min and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Yellowstone National Park.
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  • Distance: 688.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 53 min

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Yellowstone National Park, WY, USA?

There is no direct connection from Sacramento to Yellowstone National Park. However, you can take the bus to Terminal A, take the walk to Sacramento airport, fly to Jackson, then take the drive to Yellowstone National Park. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Terminal A, take the walk to Sacramento airport, fly to Cody, then take the drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to Jackson via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Sacramento to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,900
Flights from Sacramento to Jackson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Sacramento to Jackson via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$450 - $2,000
Flights from Sacramento to Jackson via San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,900
Flights from Sacramento to Cody via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Sacramento to Cody via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Sacramento to Cody via Los Angeles, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,700
Flights from Sacramento to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,900
Flights from Sacramento to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Sacramento to Bozeman via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to Jackson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Sacramento to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Flights from Sacramento to Jackson via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 1 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,800
Flights from Sacramento to Cody via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Sacramento to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Sacramento to Idaho Falls via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,700
Flights from Sacramento to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Sacramento to Bozeman via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Sacramento to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Sacramento to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Sacramento to Bozeman via Portland
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sacramento to Jackson via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $2,100
Flights from Sacramento to Bozeman via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,400
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
14 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Utah Transit Authority
Website
rideuta.com
Train from Salt Lake Central Station to Ogden Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rideuta.com
Bus operators
Grand Targhee Ski Shuttle
Website
grandtarghee.com
Shuttle from Idaho Falls Airport to Grand Targhee Resort
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
grandtarghee.com
Karst Stage
Phone
(406) 556-3540
Website
karststage.com
Shuttle from Bozeman, MT - Airport to West Yellowstone, MT
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
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
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Brigham City, UT to Rigby, ID
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Shuttle from Salt Lake City, UT to Jackson, WY
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Alltrans
Website
jacksonholealltrans.com
Shuttle from Salt Lake City Intermodal Hub to Maverick, Jackson, WY
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75
Schedules at
jacksonholealltrans.com
Bus from Jackson, Wy - Kmart to Grand Targhee Resort
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$122
Schedules at
jacksonholealltrans.com

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