There are 7 ways to get from Vacaville to Fresno by bus, train, car, subway 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to Sacramento Valley Station Blue
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak San Joaquins

$41 - $98

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to Sacramento Valley Station Blue
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Fresno, Ca 1429 / ...

$31 - $66

5 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Martinez Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak San Joaquins

$58 - $130

Bus via 19th St. Oakland BART Station  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to Pleasant Hill BART Station Blue
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Fresno, Ca 6781 / ...

$33 - $73

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Vacaville to Fresno 187.3 miles

$18 - $27

Bus, BART to San Francisco, fly  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to Pleasant Hill BART Station
  2. Take the BART from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
  3. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Fresno (FAT) SFO - FAT

$197 - $673

Bus to Sacramento, fly  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to 5th St and P St
  2. Fly from Sacramento (SMF) to Fresno (FAT) SMF - FAT

$170 - $762

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vacaville to Fresno is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vacaville to Fresno is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vacaville to Fresno. However, there are services departing from Vacaville Transportation Center and arriving at Fresno, Ca via I St & 8Th St and Sacramento, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

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The distance between Vacaville and Fresno is 166 miles. The road distance is 187.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Vacaville to Fresno without a car is to bus and train which takes 5 h 20 min and costs $40 - $100.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Vacaville to Fresno, including transfers.

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Vacaville to Fresno bus services, operated by Fairfield and Suisun Transit, depart from Vacaville Transportation Center station.

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The best way to get from Vacaville to Fresno is to bus which takes 5 h 52 min and costs $30 - $70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $55 - $130 and takes 6 h 16 min.

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Map of how to get from Vacaville to Fresno.
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  • Distance: 165.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

What companies run services between Vacaville, CA, USA and Fresno, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Vacaville to Fresno via Sacramento Valley Station, I St & 8Th St, Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, and Sacramento, Ca in around 5 h 52 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Vacaville to Fresno 5 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $90 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Fresno
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,100
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Portland
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Sacramento to Fresno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $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 Sacramento Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
Train from Martinez Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Coach Seat
$65 - $90
Room
$190 - $260
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Fairfield and Suisun Transit
Website
fasttransit.org
Bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to Pleasant Hill BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to 5th St and P St
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
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 Sacramento, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Fresno, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60

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