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There are 6 ways to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park by plane, 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.

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Fly to Fresno, bus  •  8h 49m

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

$129 - $376

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Bus  •  26h 12m

  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

$92 - $227

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Fly to Reno, bus, travel  •  8h 4m

  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. Travel from Lee Vining -Chevron 51557 US 395 to Yosemite National Park

Fly to Oakland, bus  •  11h 33m

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

$123 - $326

Train, bus  •  28h 19m

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

$138 - $373

Train, bus, travel  •  28h 21m

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Sacramento Valley Station
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot
  3. Take the bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Tenaya Lodge
  4. Travel from Tenaya Lodge to Yosemite National Park

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The cheapest way to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park is to fly and bus which costs $120 - $330 and takes 11h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park is to fly and bus which costs $120 - $380 and takes 8h 49m.

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

The best way to get from Seattle to Yosemite National Park without a car is to bus which takes 26h 12m and costs $90 - $230.

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It takes approximately 8h 49m 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 2h 10m.

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Delta, United Airlines 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 31m 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: 8h 49m

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 26h 12m.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Fresno
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via Portland
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Reno
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Portland
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Boise
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Seattle to Oakland
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Seattle to Oakland via Portland
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Seattle to Oakland
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Seattle to Reno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,600
Flights from Seattle to Reno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Seattle to Oakland via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
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 Seattle King Street Station to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
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 Valley Station to Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
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
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Tenaya Lodge
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
3 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
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
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.

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 Hayward, Ca to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$85 - $140
Flexible
$160 - $220
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Sacramento to Merced
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com

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