There are 7 ways to get from Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Fresno  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to Los Angeles (LAX) FAT - LAX

$181 - $701

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 1429 / ...

$37 - $80

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Bus to Merced, fly  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to Merced, Ca
  2. Fly from Merced (MCE) to Los Angeles (LAX) MCE - LAX

$78 - $169

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Fresno Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Bakersfield, CA to Los Angeles, CA 5702 / ...

Train, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Fresno Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Bus Tufesa  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Fresno, CA to Downtown Los Angeles

$40 - $65

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) 225 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX). However, there are services departing from Fresno, Ca and arriving at Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal via 7th / Decatur, Broadway / 5th and Patsaouras Transit Plaza. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 34 min.

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The distance between Fresno and Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 210 miles. The road distance is 225 miles.

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The best way to get from Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX), including transfers.

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Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Fresno, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is to fly which takes 2 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The quickest flight from Fresno Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) is 225 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to drive from Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX).

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Fresno Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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Map of how to get from Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX).
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  • Distance: 209.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

What companies run services between Fresno, CA, USA and Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) every 3 hours. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Fresno to Los Angeles Airport (LAX) every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $26 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fresno to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fresno to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Merced to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $170
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fresno Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Bus operators
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.

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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
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Bus from Fresno, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield, CA to Los Angeles, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Fresno, CA to Downtown Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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