There are 5 ways to get from Santa Rosa to Yosemite National Park by bus, night bus or plane

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  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Modesto, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Merced, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$41 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus #2  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa Transit Mall-Second St & B St to Beale St & Howard St-Transbay Terminal 101
  2. Take the bus from San Francisco, Ca to Merced, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$35 - $71

3 alternative options

Bus via NPS Maintenance  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Modesto, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Merced, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to NPS Maintenance

$41 - $97

Night bus to Oakland, fly to Merced, bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the night bus from Santa Rosa, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Merced (MCE) OAK - MCE
  3. Take the bus from Merced Airport to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$44 - $90

Bus to San Francisco, fly to Fresno, bus  •  9 h 38 min

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

$220 - $697

What companies run services between Santa Rosa, CA, USA and Yosemite National Park, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Santa Rosa to Yosemite National Park via Oakland, Ca, Modesto, Ca, Merced, Ca, Merced Transpo, and Yosemite Valley Visitors Center in around 8 h 1 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fresno
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Oakland to Merced
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Santa Rosa, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
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 San Francisco, Ca to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
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 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Merced Transpo to NPS Maintenance
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Merced Airport to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Summer schedules at
Yarts
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
Golden Gate Transit
Website
goldengate.org
Bus from Santa Rosa Transit Mall-Second St & B St to Beale St & Howard St-Transbay Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Santa Rosa to Yosemite National Park?

The distance between Santa Rosa and Yosemite National Park is 284 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Santa Rosa to Yosemite National Park?

The cheapest way to get from Santa Rosa to Yosemite National Park is to bus which costs $30 - $75 and takes 10 h 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Santa Rosa to Yosemite National Park?

The quickest way to get from Santa Rosa to Yosemite National Park is to night bus and fly and bus which takes 7 h 16 min and costs $40 - $90.

How long does it take to get from Santa Rosa to Yosemite National Park?

It takes approximately 8 h 1 min to get from Santa Rosa to Yosemite National Park, including transfers.