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There are 6 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) 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  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Jackson (JAC) SFO - JAC
  2. Drive from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park

$275 - $1,508

Cheapest option

Fly to Cody, drive  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Cody (COD) SFO - COD
  2. Drive from Cody to Yellowstone National Park

$241 - $1,110

4 alternative options

Fly to Bozeman, bus  •  8 h 46 min

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

$353 - $628

Fly to Idaho Falls, shuttle, drive  •  9 h 42 min

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

$331 - $1,327

Train, bus, shuttle, drive  •  41 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Portland Union Station
  2. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Boise, Id
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Boise Airport, ID to Pocatello, ID
  4. Take the bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to LDS church, Teton, ID
  5. Drive from LDS church, Teton, ID to Yellowstone National Park

$262 - $554

Drive  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yellowstone National Park 985.5 miles

$95 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yellowstone National Park is to drive which costs $95 - $140 and takes 17 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yellowstone National Park is to fly and drive which costs $270 - $1,600 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Yellowstone National Park is 769 miles. The road distance is 985.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yellowstone National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Jackson Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Yellowstone National Park is 1 h ahead of San Francisco Airport (SFO). It is currently 12:56 PM in San Francisco Airport (SFO) and 1:56 PM in Yellowstone National Park.

Yes, the driving distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yellowstone National Park is 986 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 5 min to drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yellowstone National Park.

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United Airlines and Delta offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Jackson Airport.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yellowstone National Park.
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  • Distance: 769.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA and Yellowstone National Park, WY, USA?

There is no direct connection from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yellowstone National Park. However, you can fly to Jackson then take the drive to Yellowstone National Park. Alternatively, you can fly to Cody then take the drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to Cody via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Cody via Albuquerque, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 31 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from San Francisco to Cody via Aspen, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 39 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Cody via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Cody via Reno, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 44 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Cody via Ontario/San Bernardino, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Flights from San Francisco to Cody via Eagle, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 49 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Cody via Bakersfield, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Cody via Kalispell, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 49 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to Cody via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from San Francisco to Idaho Falls via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
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 Oakland Jack London Square Station to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 53 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
$420 - $600
Bus operators
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
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
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 Portland, Or to Boise, Id
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
Pocatello Limo
Phone
1-208-480-1250
Email
pocatellolimo@gmail.com
Website
pocatellolimo.com
Bus from Barrie's Ski, Pocatello to LDS church, Teton, ID
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$31
Schedules at
pocatellolimo.com

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