There are 8 ways to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park by plane, bus, taxi, train, night 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.

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Fly to Fresno, bus  •  9 h 51 min

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

$229 - $497

Cheapest option

Bus  •  26 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Merced, Ca 1443
  2. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center Merced HWY 140

$192 - $347

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Fly to Reno, bus, taxi  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Reno (RNO) SEA - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395
  3. Take a taxi from Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395 to Yosemite National Park

$223 - $414

Fly to Sacramento, bus  •  12 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Sacramento (SMF) SEA - SMF
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Merced, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$225 - $651

Fly to San Francisco, bus  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to San Francisco (SFO) SEA - SFO
  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

$229 - $454

Fly to Oakland, bus  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Oakland (OAK) SEA - OAK
  2. Take the bus from Hayward, 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

$230 - $460

Train, night bus, bus  •  29 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Sacramento Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Lodi Transit Center
  3. Take the night bus from Lodi, Ca to Merced, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$254 - $530

Drive  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Yosemite National Park 885.8 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park is to fly and bus and taxi which costs $220 - $420 and takes 8 h 22 min.

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The distance between Seattle and Yosemite National Park is 693 miles. The road distance is 885.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park without a car is to bus which takes 26 h 58 min and costs $190 - $350.

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It takes approximately 9 h 51 min to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Seattle Airport to Fresno Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 12 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Yosemite National Park is 886 miles. It takes approximately 14 h 55 min to drive from Seattle to Yosemite National Park.

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United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta and Alaska Airlines, Inc. offer flights from Seattle Airport to Fresno Airport.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 34 min and costs $2 - $4.

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park.
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  • Distance: 692.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 51 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Yosemite National Park, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Seattle to Yosemite National Park via Merced, Ca, Merced Transpo, and Yosemite Valley Visitors Center in around 26 h 58 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Fresno
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via Portland
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Boise
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Seattle to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Seattle to Oakland
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Seattle to Oakland via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Oakland
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Flights from Seattle to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Seattle to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Seattle to Oakland
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Seattle to Oakland via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Seattle to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Reno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Seattle to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Business Coach Seat
$230 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Lodi Transit Center
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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 Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Summer schedules at
Yarts
ESTA
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
estransit.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
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 Hayward, Ca to Modesto, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
22 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $220
Night bus from Lodi, Ca to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Other operators
Taxi from Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395 to Yosemite National Park
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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