There are 2 ways to get from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park by car, bus or taxi

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Drive, bus, taxi  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Tuolumne Meadows Lodge to Hawthorne
  2. Take the bus from Hawthorne to Beatty
  3. Take a taxi from Beatty to Death Valley National Park

$192 - $236

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park 266.4 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Yosemite National Park and Death Valley National Park is 177 miles. The road distance is 266.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to get from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park is 266 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to drive from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park.

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Map of how to get from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park.
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  • Distance: 177.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 23 min

What companies run services between Yosemite National Park, CA, USA and Death Valley National Park, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park. However, you can take the taxi to May Lake Trailhead, take the bus to Tuolumne Meadows Lodge, take the drive to Hawthorne, take the bus to Beatty, then take the taxi to Death Valley National Park. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Death Valley National Park.

Bus operators
Silverado Stages
Phone
(800) 892-7979
Website
silveradostages.com
Bus from Hawthorne to Beatty
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34 - $39
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com
Other operators
Taxi from Beatty to Death Valley National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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