There are 3 ways to get from Sonora to Modesto by bus, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Inns of CA Downtown Sonora to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
  2. Take the bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to Merced Transpo
  3. Take the bus from Merced, Ca to Modesto, Ca

$20 - $47

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Sonora to Modesto 49.5 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Sonora to Modesto 49.5 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Sonora, CA, USA and Modesto, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Sonora to Modesto via Yosemite Valley Visitors Center, Merced Transpo, and Merced, Ca in around 7 h 26 min.

Bus operators
Yosemite Area Regional Transportation
Phone
+1 877-989-2787
Website
yarts.com
Bus from Inns of CA Downtown Sonora to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to Merced Transpo
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Merced, Ca to Modesto, Ca
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Other operators
Taxi from Sonora to Modesto
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Sonora to Modesto?

The distance between Sonora and Modesto is 66 km. The road distance is 79 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Sonora to Modesto?

The cheapest way to get from Sonora to Modesto is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 1 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Sonora to Modesto?

The quickest way to get from Sonora to Modesto is to taxi which takes 1 h 5 min and costs $140 - $170.

Is there a direct bus between Sonora and Modesto?

No, there is no direct bus from Sonora to Modesto. However, there are services departing from Inns of CA Downtown Sonora and arriving at Modesto, Ca via Yosemite Valley Visitors Center and Merced, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 26 min.

How long does it take to get from Sonora to Modesto?

It takes approximately 7 h 26 min to get from Sonora to Modesto, including transfers.