There are 5 ways to get from San Diego to Fresno by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 15 min

  1. SAN - FAT

$89 - $314

Cheapest option

Bus Tufesa  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Tufesa

$27 - $76

3 alternative options

Bus via Bakersfield, Ca  •  6 h 45 min

$51 - $120

Train, bus  •  7 h 41 min

$65 - $149

Drive  •  5 h 43 min

  1. 341.4 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between San Diego, CA, USA and Fresno, CA, USA?

Alaska Airlines, Inc., American Airlines and United Airlines fly from San Diego to Fresno every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Diego to Fresno via Los Angeles, Ca and Bakersfield, Ca in around 6 h 45 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Diego to Fresno
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from San Diego to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from San Diego to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Diego to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak to Anaheim Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from San Diego, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
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 Anaheim, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
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
Tufesa
Phone
016444102444
Website
tufesa.com.mx
Bus from San Diego, CA to Anaheim
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$9 - $13
Platinum
$14 - $18
Ejecutivo
$14 - $20
Bus from Anaheim, CA to Fresno, CA
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $55
Schedules at
tufesa.com.mx
Book at
gotobus.com
Plus
$16 - $23
Platinum
$24 - $35
Ejecutivo
$27 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between San Diego and Fresno is 508 km. The road distance is 546 km.

The cheapest way to get from San Diego to Fresno is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 5 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from San Diego to Fresno is to fly which takes 3 h 15 min and costs $85 - $320.

No, there is no direct bus from San Diego to Fresno. However, there are services departing from San Diego, Ca and arriving at Fresno, Ca via Los Angeles, Ca and Bakersfield, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 15 min to get from San Diego to Fresno, including transfers.