There are 7 ways to get from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park by plane, car, train or bus

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Recommended option

Fly San Jose to West Yellowstone  •  5h 58m

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to West Yellowstone (WYS) SJC - WYS

$542 - $2,074

Cheapest option

Fly San Jose to Jackson, drive  •  6h 59m

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

$140 - $358

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Fly Oakland to West Yellowstone  •  9h 6m

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to West Yellowstone (WYS) OAK - WYS

$1,243 - $1,686

Caltrain to San Francisco, fly to Jackson, drive  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the Caltrain from San Jose Diridon Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Jackson (JAC) SFO - JAC
  3. Drive from Jackson to Yellowstone National Park

$297 - $575

Train, bus, drive  •  28h 50m

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon Station to Emeryville Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Emeryville Amtrak Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Kaysville to Rexburg
  4. Take the bus from Rexburg, ID to Island Park
  5. Drive from Island Park to Yellowstone National Park

$223 - $316

Bus  •  30h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Downtown San Jose to Downtown Las Vegas
  2. Take the bus from Downtown Las Vegas to Downtown Salt Lake City
  3. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, UT to Rexburg
  4. Take the bus from Rexburg, ID to West Yellowstone, MT

$218 - $319

Drive  •  17h 21m

  1. Drive from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park 1003.7 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 17h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park is to fly which costs $500 - $2,100 and takes 5h 58m.

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The distance between San Jose and Yellowstone National Park is 762 miles. The road distance is 1003.7 miles.

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The best way to get from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park without a car is to bus which takes 30h 3m and costs $210 - $320.

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It takes approximately 5h 58m to get from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park is to fly which takes 5h 58m and costs $500 - $2,100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $210 - $320 and takes 30h 3m.

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There is no direct flight from San Jose Airport to West Yellowstone Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 34m and has one stopover.

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Yellowstone National Park is 1h ahead of San Jose. It is currently 12:37 AM in San Jose and 1:37 AM in Yellowstone National Park.

Yes, the driving distance between San Jose to Yellowstone National Park is 1004 miles. It takes approximately 17h 21m to drive from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park.

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

Delta, Southwest Airlines and American Airlines fly from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park via Downtown Las Vegas, Downtown Salt Lake City, Salt Lake City, UT, Rexburg, ID, and West Yellowstone, MT in around 30h 3m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to West Yellowstone via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,400
Flights from San Jose to West Yellowstone via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,400
Flights from San Jose to West Yellowstone via San Diego, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 44m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,100
Flights from San Jose to West Yellowstone via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $2,100
Flights from San Jose to West Yellowstone via Burbank, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 24m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,000
Flights from San Jose to West Yellowstone via Las Vegas, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,900
Flights from San Jose to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Flights from San Jose to Jackson via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Jackson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Oakland to West Yellowstone via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,200
Flights from Oakland to West Yellowstone via San Diego, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,900
Flights from Oakland to West Yellowstone via Seattle, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,600
Flights from Oakland to West Yellowstone via Burbank, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 49m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,700
Flights from Oakland to West Yellowstone via Las Vegas, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 59m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,600
Flights from Oakland to West Yellowstone via Phoenix, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,900
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Jose to Jackson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Jackson via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 56m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Jose to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Jackson
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
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 San Jose Diridon Station to Emeryville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $45
Train from Emeryville Amtrak Station to Salt Lake City Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Premium
$300 - $410
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $250
Business Seat
$180 - $260
Bus operators
Salt Lake Express
Phone
+1 208-656-8824
Email
info@saltlakeexpress.com
Website
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from Kaysville to Rexburg
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from Rexburg, ID to Island Park
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from Salt Lake City, UT to Rexburg
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Bus from Rexburg, ID to West Yellowstone, MT
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
saltlakeexpress.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Downtown San Jose to Downtown Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Downtown Las Vegas to Downtown Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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American Airlines, Southwest Airlines and Delta offer flights from San Jose Airport to West Yellowstone Airport.

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The best way to get from San Jose to San Jose Airport is to line 60 bus which takes 7 min and costs $2 - $5.

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