There are 2 ways to get from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Merced, Ca 1429 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center Merced HWY 140

$123 - $172

Cheapest option

Train, bus, drive  •  8 h 13 min

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

$49 - $110

Questions & Answers

The distance between Sacramento and Yosemite National Park is 188 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park is to train and bus and drive which costs $45 - $110 and takes 8 h 13 min.

The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park is to bus which takes 6 h 40 min and costs $120 - $180.

It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park via Merced, Ca, Merced Transpo, and Yosemite Valley Visitors Center in around 6 h 40 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 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
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
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 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

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