YARTS Stop: Tuolumne Meadows Visitor Center

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Quick Facts

Public Transit, Wheelchair Accessible

Save gas, save time, save money, by taking YARTS!

The Yosemite Area Regional Transportation System (YARTS) is a regularly scheduled, fixed route, public transit system that operates year-round in the Yosemite region.

YARTS provides service into Yosemite National Park and gateway communities in comfortable, air-conditioned buses. Ride YARTS to avoid traffic and safely enjoy the scenery instead of watching the road.

This particular route provides service along Tioga Road/Highway 120 East, connecting Mammoth Lakes, June Lake Loop, Lee Vining, Tuolumne Meadows, and Yosemite Valley.

Purchase tickets on the bus with cash (exact change only), or with Visa, Mastercard, or Discover cards, or purchase online . All YARTS tickets include the entrance fee to Yosemite.

June - September
Seven days a week. See website for schedule.

Getting Here:
Located along Tioga Road, approximately 50 miles from Yosemite Valley.

Rules & Regulations:
Bags are allowed on YARTS buses, including backpacks of any size. Some backpacks may need to be stored in compartments under the passenger seating.
Bikes are allowed in the storage compartments under the bus, as space allows. Bikes can also be rented inside Yosemite National Park.

Hazards & Warnings:
YARTS does not provide pick up service anywhere other than designated stops, due to narrow roads.

All YARTS buses are wheelchair accessible. However, this is on a per-ride basis and is dependent upon seating locations on the bus. Please contact YARTS 48 hours prior to your boarding, and we'll help make sure your ride is accessible.

Phone: 877/989-2787
7 am - 6 pm Pacific Time (U.S.)

Service animals are allowed on all YARTS buses.

Yosemite National Park