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There are 5 ways to get from Germantown to Yosemite Valley by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly to Mammoth Lakes, drive  •  17h 54m

  1. Fly from Washington Dulles (IAD) to Mammoth Lakes (MMH) IAD - MMH
  2. Drive from Mammoth Lakes to Yosemite Valley

$393 - $1,470

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Bus  •  3 days 3h

  1. Take the bus from Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
  2. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Los Angeles, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Merced, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Merced Transpo to Yosemite Valley Lodge/Laurel Cottage

$286 - $766

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Fly to Fresno, bus  •  15h 35m

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

$317 - $1,255

Train, bus, drive  •  3 days 4h

  1. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Reno Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot
  4. Drive from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Yosemite Valley

$419 - $1,205

Drive  •  45h 8m

  1. Drive from Germantown to Yosemite Valley 2835.5 miles

$270 - $410

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The cheapest way to get from Germantown to Yosemite Valley is to drive which costs $270 - $410 and takes 45h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Germantown to Yosemite Valley is to fly and bus which costs $310 - $1,300 and takes 15h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Germantown to Yosemite Valley. However, there are services departing from Germantown Transit Center & Bay B and arriving at Yosemite Valley Lodge/Laurel Cottage via SHADY GROVE & station, Frederick, Md, Pittsburgh, Pa, Los Angeles, Ca and Merced Transpo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 3h.

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The distance between Germantown and Yosemite Valley is 2285 miles. The road distance is 2835.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Germantown to Yosemite Valley without a car is to bus which takes 3 days 3h and costs $280 - $800.

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It takes approximately 17h 54m to get from Germantown to Yosemite Valley, including transfers.

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Germantown to Yosemite Valley bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Frederick, Md station.

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There is no direct flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 50m and has one stopover.

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Germantown to Yosemite Valley bus services, operated by Yosemite Area Regional Transportation, arrive at Yosemite Valley Lodge/Laurel Cottage station.

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Yosemite Valley is 3h behind Germantown. It is currently 1:16 PM in Germantown and 10:16 AM in Yosemite Valley.

Map of how to get from Germantown to Yosemite Valley.
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  • Distance: 2285.1 miles
  • Duration: 17h 54m

What companies run services between Germantown, MD, USA and Yosemite Valley, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Germantown to Yosemite Valley via SHADY GROVE & station, Frederick Marc Station, Frederick, Md, Pittsburgh, Pa, Los Angeles, Ca, Merced, Ca, and Merced Transpo in around 3 days 3h.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Mammoth Lakes via Denver
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Mammoth Lakes via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Mammoth Lakes via San Diego, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Dayton, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 59m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Detroit, Denver
Ave. Duration
10h 59m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Pittsburgh, Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Indianapolis, Denver
Ave. Duration
11h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
11h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
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 Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $300
Room
$430 - $600
Train from Chicago Union Station to Reno Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
44h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$260 - $400
Flexi Coach Seat
$470 - $700
Business Coach Seat
$550 - $800
Room
$1,000 - $1,400
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 Lodge/Laurel Cottage
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
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 Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $45
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 Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 days 8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$220 - $370
Flexible
$430 - $600
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Merced
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Germantown to Yosemite Valley is 2836 miles. It takes approximately 45h 8m to drive from Germantown to Yosemite Valley.

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Southwest Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Washington Dulles Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport.

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There are 176+ hotels available in Yosemite Valley. Prices start at $245 USD per night.

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