Amtrak operates a train from Merced to Oakland 5 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $85 and the journey takes 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Merced to Oakland once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $45 and the journey takes 3 h 24 min.
From Merced Amtrak train to Oakland Jack London Square Station. 3 h 2 min $58. From Merced, CA bus to Oakland, CA. 3 h 24 min $32. From Merced drive to Oakland. 2 h 2 min $14. From Merced Transpo bus to Merced airport, fly to Oakland airport, BART to Coliseum, then BART to Oakland. 3 h 23 min $32.