Directions from Seattle to Yosemite National Park

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Recommended option

Fly to Fresno, bus  •  9 h 54 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 30 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

5 alternative options

Fly to Reno, bus, taxi  •  8 h 20 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  •  11 h 43 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 Oakland, bus  •  11 h 36 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

Fly to San Francisco, bus  •  11 h 44 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

Train, night bus, bus  •  29 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Lodi Transit Center Amtrak
  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

Questions & Answers

The distance between Seattle and Yosemite National Park is 1108 km.

The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park is to fly and bus which costs $230 - $460 and takes 11 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park is to fly and bus and taxi which takes 8 h 20 min and costs $220 - $420.

It takes approximately 9 h 54 min to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park, including transfers.

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 30 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
3 h 59 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Sacramento via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Seattle to Oakland via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Seattle to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 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
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Seattle to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Seattle to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Flights from Seattle to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Seattle to Oakland via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Seattle to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $450
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
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 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station Amtrak 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 Amtrak
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 5 min
Frequency
4 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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
estransit.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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 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 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 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 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
59 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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