There are 11 ways to get from Fresno to Zacatecas by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Fresno to Zacatecas  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to Zacatecas (ZCL) FAT - ZCL

$341 - $1,114

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  45 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
  3. Take the bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
  4. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas

$166 - $263

9 alternative options

Fly Fresno to Aguascalientes, bus  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to Aguascalientes (AGU) FAT - AGU
  2. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$271 - $885

Fly Fresno to Guadalajara, bus  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to Guadalajara (GDL) FAT - GDL
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
  3. Take the bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas

$216 - $710

Bus to San Jose, fly to Zacatecas  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to San Jose, Ca
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Zacatecas (ZCL) SJC - ZCL

$276 - $943

Fly Fresno to Leon/Guanajuato, bus  •  12 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to Leon/Guanajuato (BJX) FAT - BJX
  2. Take the bus from León to Zacatecas

$288 - $956

Train, bus to Los Angeles, fly to Zacatecas  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Fresno Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Zacatecas (ZCL) LAX - ZCL

Train, bus  •  39 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Fresno Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  3. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
  4. Take the bus from Ciudad Juárez to Chihuahua
  5. Take the bus from Chihuahua to Zacatecas

Bus  •  44 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Mazatlán
  3. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Durango
  4. Take the bus from Durango to Zacatecas

$226 - $319

Bus via Culiacán  •  45 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Fresno, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Huntington Park to Culiacán
  3. Take the bus from Culiacán to Durango
  4. Take the bus from Durango to Zacatecas

$224 - $336

Drive  •  30 h

  1. Drive from Fresno to Zacatecas 1680.1 miles

$220 - $330

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The cheapest way to get from Fresno to Zacatecas is to bus and night bus which costs $160 - $270 and takes 45 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fresno to Zacatecas is to bus and fly which costs $270 - $950 and takes 9 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fresno to Zacatecas. However, there are services departing from Fresno, Ca and arriving at Zacatecas via 7th / Decatur, Huntington Park, Mazatlán and Durango. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 h 16 min.

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The distance between Fresno and Zacatecas is 1417 miles. The road distance is 1680.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Fresno to Zacatecas without a car is to bus which takes 44 h 16 min and costs $220 - $320.

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It takes approximately 12 h 51 min to get from Fresno to Zacatecas, including transfers.

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Fresno to Zacatecas bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Fresno, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Fresno to Zacatecas is to fly which takes 12 h 51 min and costs $340 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $220 - $320 and takes 44 h 16 min.

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There is no direct flight from Fresno Airport to Zacatecas Airport. The quickest flight takes 15 h 51 min and has one stopover.

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Fresno to Zacatecas bus services, operated by Omnibus de Mexico, arrive at Zacatecas station.

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Map of how to get from Fresno to Zacatecas.
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  • Distance: 1416.7 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 51 min

What companies run services between Fresno, CA, USA and Zacatecas, Mexico?

American Airlines, Volaris and four other airlines fly from Fresno to Zacatecas hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fresno to Zacatecas via Los Angeles, Ca, 7th / Decatur, Pacific / Florence, Huntington Park, Mazatlán, and Durango in around 44 h 16 min.

Airlines
Volaris
Website
volaris.com
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
10 h 6 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via San Diego, San Jose
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Salt Lake City, San Jose
Ave. Duration
11 h 33 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,600
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Phoenix, San Jose
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,600
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via San Francisco, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Los Angeles, San Jose
Ave. Duration
11 h 48 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Seattle, San Jose
Ave. Duration
11 h 48 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,700
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Salt Lake City, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Flights from Fresno to Aguascalientes via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Fresno to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from San Jose to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Fresno to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
16 h 33 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Phoenix, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,800
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via San Francisco, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,900
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Los Angeles, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Flights from Fresno to Aguascalientes via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,700
Flights from Fresno to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Fresno to Leon/Guanajuato via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 47 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Fresno to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Zacatecas via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
15 h 54 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $2,900
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
16 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,900
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Guadalajara, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
11 h 39 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $3,000
Flights from Fresno to Aguascalientes via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,200
Flights from Fresno to Aguascalientes via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,200
Flights from Fresno to Aguascalientes via Los Angeles, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,200
Flights from Fresno to Leon/Guanajuato via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $2,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Guadalajara, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
16 h 33 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Phoenix, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
9 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,800
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via San Francisco, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,900
Flights from Fresno to Zacatecas via Los Angeles, Mexico City
Ave. Duration
10 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,300
Flights from Fresno to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Fresno to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Los Angeles to Zacatecas via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fresno to Aguascalientes via San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,300
Flights from Fresno to Aguascalientes via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
11 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,200
Flights from Fresno to Aguascalientes via Los Angeles, Houston
Ave. Duration
12 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $2,200
Flights from Fresno to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $2,200
Interjet
Website
interjet.com
Flights from Fresno to Leon/Guanajuato via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
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
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
ETN
Website
etn.com.mx
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$15 - $23
Full Fare
$11 - $16
Regular Price
$13
Internet Discount
$11
Bus from León to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$21 - $35
Full Fare
$21 - $29
Regular Price
$27
Internet Discount
$23
Bus from Mazatlán to Durango
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$23 - $35
Full Fare
$22 - $35
Bus from Durango to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Schedules at
venta.etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$24 - $35
Full Fare
$24 - $35
Regular Price
$38
Internet Discount
$32
Bus from Culiacán to Durango
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$30 - $50
Full Fare
$35 - $55
Regular Price
$78
Internet Discount
$67
Bus from Guadalajara to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
etn.com.mx
Web Advance
$25 - $40
Full Fare
$27 - $40
Grupo Senda
Phone
US: (81) 8151 5253, México: 1 800 733 7330
Website
ticket.gruposenda.com
Bus from Aguascalientes to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ticket.gruposenda.com
Diamante
$14 - $21
Ejecutivo
$14 - $15
Primera Plus
Website
primeraplus.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
primeraplus.com.mx
Regular Price
$19
Internet Discount
$17
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Aguascalientes
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$11 - $17
Primera Select
$16 - $21
Bus from Ciudad Juárez to Chihuahua
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$18 - $28
Primera Select
$29 - $40
Bus from Mazatlán to Durango
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $27
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$14 - $21
Primera Select
$20 - $27
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 San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Fresno, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Night bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Tijuana Central Bus Term, Mx
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
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
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Omnibus de Mexico
Website
odm.com.mx
Bus from Chihuahua to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Bus from Durango to Zacatecas
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $26
Schedules at
odm.com.mx
Regular Price
$26
Internet Discount
$24
TAP Royal International
Phone
USA: (602) 273 3544 MÉXICO: 01800 0011 827
Email
contact@taproyal.com
Website
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Mazatlán
Ave. Duration
29 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$168
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Bus from Huntington Park to Culiacán
Ave. Duration
27 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150
Schedules at
taproyal.com
Autobuses Elite
Phone
01 800 507 5500, 57290807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Tijuana to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
30 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Primera
$98
Primera Select
$106

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More Questions & Answers

Zacatecas is 2 h ahead of Fresno. It is currently 1:05 PM in Fresno and 3:05 PM in Zacatecas.

Yes, the driving distance between Fresno to Zacatecas is 1680 miles. It takes approximately 30 h to drive from Fresno to Zacatecas.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc., Delta, United Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Fresno Airport to Zacatecas Airport.

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There are 53+ hotels available in Zacatecas. Prices start at $29 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fresno to Fresno Airport is to line 26 bus which takes 38 min and costs $2.

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