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There are 6 ways to get from San Jose 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 San Jose to Jackson, drive  •  7 h 31 min

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

$280 - $1,218

Cheapest option

Train, bus, shuttle, drive  •  41 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from San Jose Diridon 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

$261 - $553

4 alternative options

Fly San Jose to Idaho Falls, shuttle, drive  •  11 h 13 min

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

$355 - $1,484

Fly San Jose to Bozeman, bus  •  12 h 13 min

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

$395 - $1,098

Caltrain to San Francisco, fly to Bozeman, bus  •  11 h 29 min

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

$365 - $649

Drive  •  17 h 20 min

  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 17 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park is to fly and drive which costs $280 - $1,300 and takes 7 h 31 min.

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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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It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to get from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Jose Airport to Jackson Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 19 min and has one stopover.

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Yellowstone National Park is 1 h ahead of San Jose. It is currently 11:08 AM in San Jose and 12:08 PM in Yellowstone National Park.

Yes, the driving distance between San Jose to Yellowstone National Park is 1004 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 20 min to drive from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park.

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Southwest Airlines, United Airlines and Delta offer flights from San Jose Airport to Jackson Airport.

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The best way to get from San Jose to San Jose Airport is to line 10 bus which takes 7 min and costs $2 - $5.

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Map of how to get from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park.
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  • Distance: 762.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 31 min

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

There is no direct connection from San Jose to Yellowstone National Park. However, you can take the line 10 bus to San Jose Airport - Terminal A, take the walk to San Jose airport, fly to Jackson, then take the drive to Yellowstone National Park. Alternatively, you can take the line 10 bus to San Jose Airport - Terminal A, take the walk to San Jose airport, fly to Idaho Falls, take the walk to Idaho Falls Airport, take the shuttle to Grand Targhee Resort, then take the drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from San Jose to Jackson via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $2,200
Flights from San Jose to Jackson via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $2,500
Flights from San Jose to Idaho Falls via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from San Jose to Idaho Falls via Los Angeles, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to Idaho Falls via Las Vegas, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
9 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,500
Flights from San Jose to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from San Jose to Bozeman via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from San Jose to Bozeman via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from San Jose to Bozeman via Las Vegas, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Jose to Jackson via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $3,500
Flights from San Jose to Jackson via Las Vegas, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$420 - $3,500
Flights from San Jose to Idaho Falls via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from San Jose to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Bozeman via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from San Jose to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from San Jose to Bozeman via Seattle, Portland
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from San Francisco to Bozeman via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 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 San Jose Diridon Station to Portland Union Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Room
$430 - $600
Bus operators
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
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
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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