Mariposa is in the Sierra Nevada region of California near Yosemite National Park. Mariposa is located along Highway 140, west of Yosemite, and is an inexpensive option for motel lodging when visiting Yosemite.

Get in

By car

By train

The closest Amtrak station is in Merced where you can transfer to a YARTS bus. You can book a thruway bus with an Amtrak agent or at The bus trip from the Merced Amtrak Station to midtown Mariposa takes about 45 minutes.

By bus

Get around

Walk. The commercial district about 10 blocks long and runs along Central Yosemite Highway, Route 140.



Owner is very friendly and has excellent tips on planning the yosemite trip.


Go next

Routes through Mariposa

Auburn Coulterville  N  S  Oakhurst Ends at
Gustine Merced  W  E  El Portal Yosemite N.P.

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