Distance between Yosemite Valley CA and Fairfield CA

The distance from Yosemite Valley to Fairfield is 171 miles by road including 18 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 3 hours and 32 minutes and goes through Stockton, Lodi, Rio Vista, Colfax Spring, Buck Meadows, Groveland and Big Oak Flat.

There are tolls on the route.
Shortest distance by air 137 mi ✈️
Car route length 171.5 mi 🚗
Driving time 3 h 32 min
Fuel amount 5.8 gal
Fuel cost 14.4 USD
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City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
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Point Distance Time Fuel
Yosemite Valley 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
CA 120 37 mi, 59 min
Colfax Spring 37 mi 0:59 59 min 1.2 gal
CA 120 2 mi, 02 min
Buck Meadows 39 mi 1:01 1 h 01 min 1.3 gal
CA 120 10 mi, 11 min
Groveland 49 mi 1:13 1 h 13 min 1.7 gal
CA 120 2 mi, 03 min
Big Oak Flat 51 mi 1:16 1 h 16 min 1.7 gal
CA 120 2 mi, 03 min
Priest 53 mi 1:20 1 h 20 min 1.8 gal
CA 120 CA 4 69 mi, 1 h 16 min
Stockton 122 mi 2:36 2 h 36 min 3.9 gal
I 5 8 mi, 07 min
Lodi 130 mi 2:44 2 h 44 min 4.4 gal
I 5 CA 12 19 mi, 22 min
Rio Vista 149 mi 3:06 3 h 06 min 5.1 gal
CA 12 22 mi, 25 min
Fairfield 171 mi 3:32 3 h 32 min 5.8 gal
City
Town
Village
Hamlet
Motorway
Primary
Secondary
Unclassified
Point Distance Time Fuel
Yosemite Valley 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
CA 120 37 mi, 59 min
Colfax Spring 37 mi 0:59 59 min 1.2 gal
CA 120 2 mi, 02 min
Buck Meadows 39 mi 1:01 1 h 01 min 1.3 gal
CA 120 10 mi, 11 min
Groveland 49 mi 1:13 1 h 13 min 1.7 gal
CA 120 2 mi, 03 min
Big Oak Flat 51 mi 1:16 1 h 16 min 1.7 gal
CA 120 2 mi, 03 min
Priest 53 mi 1:20 1 h 20 min 1.8 gal
CA 120 10 mi, 12 min
Chinese Camp 63 mi 1:32 1 h 32 min 2.1 gal
CA 49 2 mi, 02 min
Yosemite Junction 65 mi 1:35 1 h 35 min 2.2 gal
CA 120 E15 9 mi, 09 min
The Shores of Poker Flat 74 mi 1:44 1 h 44 min 2.5 gal
E15 6 mi, 06 min
Copperopolis 80 mi 1:50 1 h 50 min 2.7 gal
E15 CA 4 22 mi, 24 min
Farmington 101 mi 2:15 2 h 15 min 3.4 gal
CA 4 21 mi, 21 min
Stockton 122 mi 2:36 2 h 36 min 3.9 gal
I 5 8 mi, 07 min
Lodi 130 mi 2:43 2 h 43 min 4.4 gal
I 5 CA 12 8 mi, 08 min
Terminous 138 mi 2:52 2 h 52 min 4.7 gal
CA 12 11 mi, 13 min
Rio Vista 149 mi 3:06 3 h 06 min 5.1 gal
CA 12 12 mi, 13 min
Rio Vista Junction 161 mi 3:19 3 h 19 min 5.5 gal
CA 12 1 mi, 01 min
Denverton 162 mi 3:20 3 h 20 min 5.5 gal
CA 12 9 mi, 10 min
Fairfield 171 mi 3:31 3 h 31 min 5.8 gal

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Yosemite Valley to Fairfield?

Fuel cost: 14.4 USD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 171.5 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 2.46 USD / gal)

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How long is a car ride from Yosemite Valley to Fairfield?

Driving time: 3 h 32 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 6 mi with a maximum speed 68 mph = 4 min
  • 10 mi with a maximum speed 65 mph = 9 min
  • 21 mi with a maximum speed 56 mph = 22 min
  • 85 mi with a maximum speed 55 mph = 1 h 32 min
  • 4 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 5 min
  • 3 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 3 min
  • 9 mi with a maximum speed 45 mph = 11 min
  • 8 mi with a maximum speed 40 mph = 12 min
  • 16 mi with a maximum speed 35 mph = 28 min
  • 2 mi with a maximum speed 30 mph = 3 min
  • 6 mi with a maximum speed 25 mph = 13 min
  • 1 mi with a maximum speed 20 mph = 2 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Yosemite Valley to Fairfield by land?

The distance between Yosemite Valley and Fairfield is 171.5 mi by road including 18 mi on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Yosemite Valley and Fairfield respectively.

How far is Yosemite Valley to Fairfield by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Yosemite Valley and Fairfield is 137.3 mi.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Yosemite Valley and Fairfield respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Yosemite Valley from Fairfield by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 16 min to cover the distance of 137 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 1 h to flight this distance at average speed of 136 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Yosemite Valley to Fairfield?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 55 min to cover the distance of 137 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 1 h 3 min to flight this distance at average speed of 130 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Yosemite Valley and Fairfield?

The halfway point between Yosemite Valley and Fairfield is Copperopolis. It is located about 6 mi from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Copperopolis to Yosemite Valley is 80 mi and driving will take about 1 h 50 min. The road between Copperopolis and Fairfield has length 92 mi and will take approximately 1 h 41 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • The Shores of Poker Flat is in 74 mi from Yosemite Valley and 98 mi from Fairfield
  • Farmington is in 101 mi from Yosemite Valley and 70 mi from Fairfield
  • Yosemite Junction is in 65 mi from Yosemite Valley and 106 mi from Fairfield

Where is Yosemite Valley in relation to Fairfield?

Yosemite Valley is located 137 mi east of Fairfield.

Yosemite Valley has geographic coordinates: latitude 37.73444, longitude -119.60647. Click here to see Yosemite Valley on map.

Fairfield has geographic coordinates: latitude 38.24936, longitude -122.03997.

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