There are 7 ways to get from Yosemite National Park to Mountain View by bus, night bus, car, train, plane or taxi

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  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Yosemite Valley Lodge/Laurel Cottage to Merced Transpo
  2. Take the bus from Merced, Ca to Hayward, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca

$137 - $201

Cheapest option

Drive, bus, train  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Yosemite National Park to Tenaya Lodge
  2. Take the bus from Tenaya Lodge to Amtrak/Greyhound Station
  3. Take the train from Fresno Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station
  4. Take the train from Skt Stockton Station to Scc Santa Clara Station Ace

$58 - $119

5 alternative options

Bus, night bus  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to Merced Transpo
  2. Take the bus from Merced, Ca to Tracy, Ca
  3. Take the night bus from Tracy Multi-Modal Center to VTA Parkout C Arrive 172 / ...

$124 - $166

Drive  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Yosemite National Park to Mountain View 193.4 miles

$18 - $28

Drive to Mammoth Lakes, fly to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Yosemite National Park to Mammoth Lakes
  2. Fly from Mammoth Lakes (MMH) to San Francisco (SFO) MMH - SFO
  3. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Mountain View Caltrain

$147 - $445

Bus to Fresno, fly to San Francisco  •  8 h 52 min

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

$298 - $798

Taxi, bus to Reno, fly to San Jose  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Yosemite National Park to Lee Vining - Caltrans Maintenance Yard
  2. Take the bus from Lee Vining - Caltrans Maintenance Yard to Reno/Tahoe International Airport
  3. Fly from Reno (RNO) to San Jose (SJC) RNO - SJC

$210 - $597

Questions & Answers

The distance between Yosemite National Park and Mountain View is 143 miles. The road distance is 193.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Yosemite National Park to Mountain View without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 32 min to get from Yosemite National Park to Mountain View, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Mammoth Lakes Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Yosemite National Park to Mountain View is 193 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to drive from Yosemite National Park to Mountain View.

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United Airlines offers flights from Mammoth Lakes Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 444+ hotels available in Mountain View. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Yosemite National Park to Mountain View.
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  • Distance: 142.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 32 min

What companies run services between Yosemite National Park, CA, USA and Mountain View, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Mountain View via Yosemite Valley Lodge/Laurel Cottage, Merced Transpo, Merced, Ca, Hayward, Ca, San Jose, Ca, and San Jose Diridon Caltrain in around 8 h 32 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Mammoth Lakes to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Fresno to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reno to San Jose
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Reno to San Jose
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fresno Amtrak to Stockton Robert Cabral Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Skt Stockton Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
acerail.com
Bus operators
Yosemite Area Regional Transportation
Phone
+1 877-989-2787
Website
yarts.com
Bus from Yosemite Valley Lodge/Laurel Cottage to Merced Transpo
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 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 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Tenaya Lodge to Amtrak/Greyhound Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Yosemite Valley Visitors Center to Fresno Yosemite International Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Summer schedules at
Yarts
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 Merced, Ca to Hayward, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Merced, Ca to Tracy, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
San Joaquin Regional Transit
Website
sanjoaquinrtd.com
Night bus from Tracy Multi-Modal Center to VTA Parkout C Arrive
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sanjoaquinrtd.com
ESTA
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Lee Vining - Caltrans Maintenance Yard to Reno/Tahoe International Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Schedules at
estransit.com
Other operators
Taxi from Yosemite National Park to Lee Vining - Caltrans Maintenance Yard
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Mammoth Taxi
Phone
+1 760-934-8294
Website
mammoth-taxi.com

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