News Archive - YARTS - Public Transit to Yosemite

1/31/2023: Update – Highway 140 Services

January 31, 2023 Highway 140 has been reopened for bidirectional traffic east of Midpines. All YARTS Highway 140 runs will resume normal operations into and out of Yosemite National Park starting tomorrow, February 1st. Reservations are available on the YARTS website: Products | Yarts Powered by Betterez

1/24/2023: Update – Highway 140 Service

January 24, 2023 The following eastbound service runs will provide full scheduled service from Merced to Yosemite National Park: 140-3 140-5 140-9 140-13 The following westbound service runs will provide full scheduled service from Yosemite National Park to Merced: 140-4 140-6 140-10 – Leaving Curry Village at 5:15 pm will be the last bus leaving… Read more »

Highway 140 Winter Service

YARTS Winter Services on Highway 140 starts Saturday, October 1, 2022 and runs through May 14, 2023. View the Highway140 winter schedule here.

Highway 395/120 Route modification – White Wolf Lodge stop

Attention YARTS Passengers: The White Wolf Lodge bus stop on the Highway 395/120 route will not be accessible this summer until further notice.  Consequently, the YARTS buses will not be able to pick up or drop off passengers at that location. Please take this into consideration when making reservations to White Wolf Lodge. On the… Read more »

YARTS Summer 2022 Schedules and Reservations Now Available

Yosemite Area Regional Transportation System (YARTS) is pleased to announce the Summer 2022 schedules are now available for reservation for all YARTS services into Yosemite Valley. The Yosemite National Park entrance fee is included with your YARTS reservation. Highway 41 (Fresno, Coarsegold, Oakhurst, Fish Camp, Wawona); Highway 120 (Sonora, Jamestown, Groveland); Highway 140 (Merced, Mariposa,… Read more »

Free Fares For Mariposa County Residents

LCTOP Residents who live in Mariposa County can apply to receive up to eight free round-trip tickets to ride YARTS.  In order to receive tickets, residents must send a completed application (linked below) along with proof of address (driver’s license, utility bill, etc.) to [email protected] A valid address or P.O. Box must be provided to receive… Read more »

Discount for YARTS Passengers at Degnan’s Kitchen/Loft in Yosemite

Your trip on YARTS to Yosemite just got even better! Now when you ride YARTS, receive 15% off your entire purchase at Degnan’s Kitchen and Loft* just by showing your YARTS boarding pass. Enjoy a car-free carefree ride to California’s jewel and then enjoy culinary delights as part of your adventure…with a great discount. Your… Read more »