There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles to Fresno by bus, train, car or plane

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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Bus via Bakersfield, Ca  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca 6834 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Fresno, Ca 6834 / ...

$33 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Fresno, Ca 6834 / ...

$16 - $65

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca 6834 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak San Joaquins

$49 - $112

Drive  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Fresno 220.5 miles

$21 - $35

Fly to Fresno  •  3 h 21 min

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

$188 - $710

Fly to Merced, bus  •  5 h 17 min

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

$84 - $178

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Fresno is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Fresno is to fly which costs $180 - $750 and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Fresno is 206 miles. The road distance is 220.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Los Angeles to Fresno, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Fresno, Ca. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Fresno, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Fresno via Bakersfield, Ca in around 4 h 12 min. Alternatively, United Airlines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines, Inc. fly from Los Angeles to Fresno every 4 hours.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fresno
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fresno
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Los Angeles to Fresno via San Diego
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Fresno
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Boutique Air
Website
boutiqueair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Merced
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $170
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Merced, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Fresno, CA
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$16 - $23
Platinum
$24 - $35
Ejecutivo
$26 - $40

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