There are 4 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yosemite Valley by plane, bus 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, bus  •  6 h 17 min

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

$187 - $632

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Merced, Ca 6825
  2. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Lodge Merced HWY 140

$30 - $67

2 alternative options

Bus via Modesto, Ca  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Modesto, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Merced, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Lodge

$36 - $80

Drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Drive from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yosemite Valley 189.7 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yosemite Valley is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yosemite Valley is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 4 h 2 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Yosemite Valley is 153 miles. The road distance is 189.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yosemite Valley, including transfers.

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What companies run services between San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA and Yosemite Valley, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Yosemite Valley via 19th St. Oakland, Oakland, Ca, Modesto, Ca, Merced, Ca, and Merced Transpo in around 7 h 19 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fresno
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
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 Lodge
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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 Oakland, Ca to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $45

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