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There are 3 ways to get from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park by 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

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 22 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

$23 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus via Atwater Transpo  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Sacramento to Atwater
  2. Take the bus from Atwater Transpo to Transpo T
  3. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$6 - $15

1 alternative option

Train, bus, travel  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot
  2. Take the bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Tenaya Lodge
  3. Travel from Tenaya Lodge to Yosemite National Park

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park is to bus which costs $6 - $15 and takes 8 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park is to bus which costs $22 - $55 and takes 6 h 22 min.

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The distance between Sacramento and Yosemite National Park is 117 miles.

The best way to get from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 22 min and costs $22 - $55.

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It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Sacramento to Yosemite National Park.
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  • Distance: 117.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 22 min

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 22 min.

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 Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Bus operators
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 Sacramento, Ca to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Sacramento to Merced
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Sacramento to Atwater
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Atwater to Merced
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
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 34 min
Frequency
5 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
The Bus
Website
mercedthebus.com
Bus from Atwater Transpo to Transpo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mercedthebus.com

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