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There are 4 ways to get from Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus, train  •  2h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Fresno Yosemite International Airport to Amtrak/Greyhound Station Fresno HWY 41 / ...
  2. Take the train from Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot to Merced Amtrak Station San Joaquins

$27 - $60

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Bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Fresno Yosemite International Airport to Amtrak/Greyhound Station Fresno HWY 41 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to Merced, Ca 6818 / ...

$14 - $37

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 3m

  1. Drive from Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced 58.6 miles

$5 - $9

Towncar  •  1h 3m

  1. Take a town car from Fresno Airport to Merced 58.6 miles

$16 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced is to drive which costs $5 - $9 and takes 1h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced. However, there are services departing from Fresno Yosemite International Airport and arriving at Merced, Ca via Fresno, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Fresno Airport (FAT) and Merced is 56 miles. The road distance is 58.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 13m and costs $26 - $60.

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It takes approximately 2h 13m to get from Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced, including transfers.

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Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced bus services, operated by Yosemite Area Regional Transportation, depart from Fresno Yosemite International Airport station.

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Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Merced, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced is 59 miles. It takes approximately 1h 3m to drive from Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Merced. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced.
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  • Distance: 56.2 miles
  • Duration: 2h 13m

What companies run services between Fresno Airport (FAT), USA and Merced, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Fresno Airport (FAT) to Merced via Fresno, Ca in around 2h 30m.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fresno Santa Fe Passenger Depot to Merced Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Yosemite Area Regional Transportation
Phone
+1 877-989-2787
Website
yarts.com
Bus from Fresno Yosemite International Airport to Amtrak/Greyhound Station
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $11
Summer schedules at
Yarts
Fresno County Rural Transit Agency
Website
ruraltransit.org
Bus from Airport to Amtrak/Greyhound
Ave. Duration
18m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ruraltransit.org
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Fresno, Ca to Merced, Ca
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Fresno to Merced
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Fresno Airport to Merced
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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