FREE YARTS TO YOSEMITE - YARTS - Public Transit to Yosemite


Starting in November, YARTS will operate FREE buses on all NPS FREE GATE DAYS through Septmber 2020. That’s right! If you haven’t had the chance to visit Yosemite for some time, or if you’ve never been, let YARTS get you there FOR FREE! In additon to the four free gate days, we will offer FIVE additional days of free service in 2018.

YARTS operates year-round from Hwy 140, through Merced and Mariposa counties and seasonally on Hwy 120 (from Sonora), Hwy 395/120 (from Mammoth Lakes) and Hwy 41 (from Fresno).

Let us get you to Yosemite in comfort, safely and now FREE on NPS Free gate days!

Mark your calendars— our free days are:

April 21 & 22, 2018 (Hwy 140 ONLY)

May 27 & 28, 2018 (Hwys 120, 140 and 41 AND Hwy 395/120 IF Tioga pass has reopened)

July 4, 2018 (ALL SERVICES)

August 25, 2018 (ALL SERVICES)

September 22, 2018 (Hwys 120, 395/120 AND 140)

November 10 & 11, 2018 (Hwy 140 ONLY)

No reservations will be accepted. Boarding will be done on a first-come, first-served basis, based upon availability. Service will be free on ALL buses.