There are 7 ways to get from Chico to Fresno by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via Sacramento, Ca  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Chico, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 1439 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Fresno, Ca 1429 / ...

$37 - $89

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Chico, Ca to Fresno, Ca 1429

$30 - $75

5 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Chico Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak San Joaquins

$63 - $149

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Chico to Fresno 260.8 miles

$25 - $40

Bus, bus to Sacramento, fly  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Chico, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Capitol Mall at 7th St. to Terminal A
  3. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Fresno (FAT) SMF - FAT

$182 - $791

Bus to Redding, fly  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Chico, Ca to Redding, Ca
  2. Fly from Redding (RDD) to Fresno (FAT) RDD - FAT

$179 - $886

Bus, bus to San Francisco, fly  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Chico, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  3. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Fresno (FAT) SFO - FAT

$218 - $731

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chico to Fresno is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chico to Fresno is to drive which takes 4 h 39 min and costs $25 - $40.

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The distance between Chico and Fresno is 377 km. The road distance is 417 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 28 min to get from Chico to Fresno, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Chico, Ca and arriving at Fresno, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Chico to Fresno. However, there are services departing from Chico Amtrak and arriving at Fresno Amtrak via Sacramento Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 31 min.

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What companies run services between Chico, CA, USA and Fresno, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Chico to Fresno via Sacramento, Ca in around 6 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Chico to Fresno via Sacramento Amtrak in around 6 h 31 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Redding to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from San Francisco to Fresno
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Portland
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Chico Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Chico, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $22
Flexible
$26 - $35
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Chico, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Chico, Ca to Redding, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$24 - $30
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Yolobus
Phone
+1 530-666-2877
Website
yolobus.com
Bus from Capitol Mall at 7th St. to Terminal A
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
yolobus.com

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