There are 6 ways to get from Germantown to Yosemite Valley by plane, car, bus or train

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Fly to Mammoth Lakes, drive  •  17 h 23 min

  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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Train, bus  •  3 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from GERMANTOWN MARC wb to FREDERICK MARC wb
  2. Take the bus from Frederick, Md to Pittsburgh, Pa
  3. Take the bus from Pittsburgh, Pa to Los Angeles, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Fresno, Ca
  5. Take the bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$284 - $755

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Fly to Fresno, bus  •  15 h 30 min

  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

$299 - $1,233

Train, bus, drive  •  3 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Reno Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot
  4. Drive from Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot to Yosemite Valley

$418 - $1,205

Train, bus via Las Vegas, Nv  •  3 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from GERMANTOWN MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
  2. Take the bus from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ
  3. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Las Vegas, Nv
  4. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Fresno, Ca
  5. Take the bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center

$296 - $764

Drive  •  45 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Germantown to Yosemite Valley 2835.5 miles

$270 - $410

Questions & Answers

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 train and bus which takes 3 days 0 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 17 h 23 min to get from Germantown to Yosemite Valley, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Washington Dulles Airport to Mammoth Lakes Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 21 min and has one stopover.

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Yosemite Valley is 3 h behind Germantown. It is currently 7:05 PM in Germantown and 4:05 PM in Yosemite Valley.

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

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

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There are 171+ hotels available in Yosemite Valley. Prices start at $350 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Germantown to Yosemite Valley.
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  • Distance: 2285.1 miles
  • Duration: 17 h 23 min

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

There is no direct connection from Germantown to Yosemite Valley. However, you can take the line 100 bus to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East, take the walk to SHADY GROVE station, take the subway to FARRAGUT NORTH station, take the walk to FARRAGUT WEST station, take the subway to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station, take the walk to Wiehle-Reston East Station, take the bus to Washington Dulles Airport - arrivals door 4, take the walk to Washington Dulles airport, fly to Mammoth Lakes, then take the drive to Yosemite Valley. Alternatively, you can take the line 100 bus to Shady Grove Station & Bay C - East, take the walk to SHADY GROVE station, take the subway to FARRAGUT NORTH station, take the walk to FARRAGUT WEST station, take the subway to WIEHLE-RESTON EAST station, take the walk to Wiehle-Reston East Station, take the bus to Washington Dulles Airport - arrivals door 4, take the walk to Washington Dulles airport, fly to Fresno, take the walk to Fresno Yosemite International Airport, take the bus to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center, take the walk to Valley Visitor Center, then take the bus to Yosemite Valley.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Mammoth Lakes via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Washington Dulles to Mammoth Lakes via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Mammoth Lakes via Chicago O'Hare, Denver
Ave. Duration
9 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Mammoth Lakes via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
15 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,200
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Mammoth Lakes via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 57 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,500
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
10 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Mammoth Lakes via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10 h 17 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Washington Dulles to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Rockville Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 16 min
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
Ave. Duration
44 h 25 min
Frequency
Once 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
Maryland Transit
Phone
1-866-743-3682
Website
mta.maryland.gov
Train from GERMANTOWN MARC wb to FREDERICK MARC wb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
Train from GERMANTOWN MARC eb to UNION STATION MARC Washington
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
mta.maryland.gov
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
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Bus from Amtrak/Greyhound Station to Yosemite Valley Visitors Center
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $13
Summer schedules at
Yarts
ESTA
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Reno/Tahoe International Airport to Stop 25-Vons Parking Lot
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $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
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 8 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$220 - $370
Flexible
$430 - $600
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Newark, Nj to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 days 10 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$230 - $390
Flexible
$460 - $600
Bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $70
Flexible
$80 - $110
OurBus
Phone
+1 844-800-6828
Website
ourbus.com
Bus from Washington, DC to Newark, NJ
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Book at
ourbus.com

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