Find cheap flights to Fresno

1 adult
0 bags
Sat 8/20
Sat 8/27

Deals available from 900+ travel sites.

About Flights to Fresno

Summary info about Fresno flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price


Best Round-Trip Price


Fastest flight time

1h 04m

Operated By

1 airline
The best one-way flight price to Fresno from United States in the last 72 hours is $55 (Los Angeles to Fresno Airterminal).
The best round-trip flight price to Fresno from United States in the last 72 hours is $110 (Los Angeles to Fresno Airterminal).
The fastest flight to Fresno from United States takes 1h 04m (Los Angeles to Fresno Airterminal).
There is 1 airline operating flights to Fresno, including Alaska Airlines.

When is the best time to fly to Fresno?

Fresno is the 5th-largest city in California and sits in the San Joaquin Valley in central California. Temperatures in Fresno vary quite significantly, from somewhat cool to sweltering, with much of the year being comfortably warm. It’s very sunny in Fresno, with little rain and no snow. If you visit during the peak tourist season in summer, you should book your flights and lodgings in advance. The daily high temperatures in June – August range from 95 – 100 degrees Fahrenheit, so pack your swimsuit, sunscreen and a hat. Spring is a lovely season to visit, with trees and flowers blooming, and comfortable temperatures of 72 – 86 degrees Fahrenheit. This is, however, another busy time for visitors. You might consider a fall vacation with warm sunny weather and fewer tourists; you can count on a great holiday. If budget is a concern, a winter visit might be best. You can probably find deals on flights and accommodation, and with high temperatures between 58 – 69 degrees Fahrenheit, you can leave your parka at home, so just remember to pack a jacket.

Users booking trips to Fresno from Rapid City found flights 99% cheaper than the average price of flights to Fresno. To find the cheapest price to Fresno from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

The month of January is another great option to travel to Fresno, with average flight prices from United States averaging around $342.

Most flyers found that booking tickets 46 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Fresno. During this timeframe, flight prices are around $494. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from United States for as low as $110.

The cheapest day to depart from United States to Fresno is on a Wednesday. Travelers who choose to depart for Fresno on a Wednesday will often find tickets for as low as $448. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Monday because tickets tend to average around $564. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Fresno.

The cheapest time of day to fly to Fresno is in the evening when flights can be purchased for as low as $332. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Fresno is in the morning when prices are around $524.

Fresno has a lot of good places to hike, such as Mammoth Mountain. Many locals as well as tourists enjoy hiking the mountains near Fresno, especially in the colder months for more of a challenge and some beautiful scenery. If you plan on hiking during your visit, consider booking your flight to Fresno for January or December. This is when you’ll find pristine hiking conditions for either mountains or trails. If you’re looking to do your hiking in warmer conditions, consider planning your flight to Fresno for February, March, and April. Parks like Woodward Park are popular hot spots in those months.

Those flying to Fresno could potentially find better pricing at Visalia Airport (36 mi from Fresno city center), Merced Municipal Airport (55 mi from Fresno city center), Mammoth Lakes Airport (81 mi from Fresno city center), Bishop Airport (90 mi from Fresno city center) or Bakersfield Meadows Field Airport (98 mi from Fresno city center) depending on the month and departure airport.

You can find deals at Merced Municipal Airport for $715pp on average, but that price can change based on your departure airport. To save money, try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.

Fresno flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Fresno found recently by users on momondo
Multiple Airlines
Aug 25
LAX12:24 pmLos Angeles
5h 00m
1 stop
FAT5:24 pmFresno Airterminal
Aug 28
FAT5:49 pmFresno Airterminal
10h 16m
1 stop
LAX4:05 amLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Sep 12
LAX9:00 amLos Angeles
5h 49m
1 stop
FAT2:49 pmFresno Airterminal
Sep 19
FAT5:54 pmFresno Airterminal
8h 55m
1 stop
LAX2:49 amLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Sep 3
LAX2:40 pmLos Angeles
1h 04m
FAT3:44 pmFresno Airterminal
Sep 5
FAT5:27 pmFresno Airterminal
13h 38m
1 stop
LAX7:05 amLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Sep 24
LAX6:35 amLos Angeles
7h 09m
1 stop
FAT1:44 pmFresno Airterminal
Sep 27
FAT7:59 amFresno Airterminal
6h 46m
1 stop
LAX2:45 pmLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Sep 13
LAX9:00 amLos Angeles
25h 55m
1 stop
FAT10:55 amFresno Airterminal
Sep 20
FAT7:59 amFresno Airterminal
22h 11m
1 stop
LAX6:10 amLos Angeles
Multiple Airlines
Aug 25
DFW4:00 amDallas/Fort Worth
15h 24m
1 stop
FAT7:24 pmFresno Airterminal
Aug 29
FAT6:36 pmFresno Airterminal
9h 53m
1 stop
DFW4:29 amDallas/Fort Worth

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Fresno

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Fresno, view some of our deals below.
Multiple Airlines
Aug 29
LAX4:20 pmLos Angeles
14h 52m
1 stop
FAT7:12 amFresno Airterminal
Multiple Airlines
Sep 7
LAX7:00 amLos Angeles
5h 20m
1 stop
FAT12:20 pmFresno Airterminal
Multiple Airlines
Aug 23
LAX3:45 pmLos Angeles
20h 19m
1 stop
FAT12:04 pmFresno Airterminal

Which airlines fly to Fresno?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Fresno

Which airlines fly to Fresno?

American Airlines, United Airlines, Alaska Airlines and Delta are the most popular airlines that fly from United States to Fresno on a routine basis, according to our data. You should be able to find flights to Fresno with these airlines and other airlines flying from United States.

Alaska Airlines Flights to Fresno

There are 14 Alaska Airlines flights to Fresno in a normal week. The most common departure point is Seattle/Tacoma Intl and the best Alaska Airlines ticket price seen on momondo is $58 (last 72 hours, from Boston Logan Intl, to Fresno). Alaska Airlines has a score of 8.1 from 1,081 user reviews on momondo.

Delta Flights to Fresno

Delta (7.8/10, 396 reviews) is also a popular choice for flights to Fresno, with deals from as low as $176 from Boston Logan Intl, round-trip. With 20 Delta flights to Fresno on average each week, prices can vary significantly by origin and availability.

Airports near Fresno

Below you will find all the airports in Fresno along with the distance from the city center

Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT)

Fresno’s airport is a joint civil-military airport located within the city. You have multiple options for travel into downtown Fresno from the conveniently located airport.


Taxis are available at the airline terminal. You can hail one curbside, or call Lyft, the authorized ride-share option at FAT. A ride into downtown with Lyft costs about $12.00 USD and takes around 20 minutes.


Certain local hotels offer shuttle services to and from FAT. Ask about it when you’re making reservations. Otherwise, you can book shuttle, limousine, private car or charter bus services with local companies here.

Public Transportation

To ride the local FAX bus, walk 3 minutes from the airport to the corner of NW Peach and McKinley Ave and board route 26 which will take you to shelter A in Downtown Fresno in about 40 minutes, for a fare of $1.25 USD.

Car rentals

Car rental is a popular option with tourists visiting Fresno. Look for deals on car rentals with momondo.

Popular routes to Fresno

Most frequently searched flights to Fresno along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Los Angeles to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time0h 56m
Cheapest price$110
Dallas to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time3h 22m
Cheapest price$160
Minneapolis to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time5h 55m
Cheapest price$189
Seattle to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time2h 09m
Cheapest price$175
Phoenix to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time1h 36m
Cheapest price$111
Philadelphia to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time17h 07m
Cheapest price$219
New York to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time8h 43m
Cheapest price$177
San Diego to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time1h 15m
Cheapest price$117
Washington, D.C. to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time7h 19m
Cheapest price$212
Santa Ana to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time2h 02m
Cheapest price$146
Salt Lake City to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time1h 44m
Cheapest price$124
Ontario to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time1h 32m
Cheapest price$158
Denver to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time2h 15m
Cheapest price$100
Chicago to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time9h 10m
Cheapest price$209
Boston to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time8h 38m
Cheapest price$375
Houston to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time5h 55m
Cheapest price$180
Guadalajara to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time3h 35m
Cheapest price$271
Portland to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time1h 46m
Cheapest price$176
Las Vegas to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time1h 10m
Cheapest price$48
Atlanta to Fresno Flights
Fastest flight time7h 04m
Cheapest price$194

How to travel around Fresno

Downtown Fresno is relatively compact and very walkable, and you’ll seldom need an umbrella, except possibly to keep the sun out of your eyes! For getting around the rest of this sprawling city, rely on the local buses, call for a taxi, or use Lyft or Uber ride-share services. Many visitors to Fresno plan a side trip to one of the three nearby National Parks, Yosemite, Sequoia, and Kings Canyon. There are buses traveling to these regularly, or you can rent a car and get there on your own schedule.


Fresno Area Express (FAX) buses serve the entire city with a fleet of 100 buses and 16 routes. An adult fare is $1.25 USD and transfers are free. Children under 6 ride for free with a paying adult. You can also buy a 10-ride pass for $11.25 USD. You can ride a YARTS bus to Yosemite National Park for $30.00 USD, or travel with Big Trees Transit to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks for $15.00 USD, including park entrance fees.


Taxis are easily available in Fresno. You can hail one outside of attractions and hotels or call for a ride. Flag drop is $3.40 USD, followed by $2.50 USD per mile with a waiting charge of $40.00 USD per hour. Call Uber or Lyft and you’ll likely save a few dollars, depending on the day and time.

Start planning your trip to Fresno

Best things to do and see in Fresno

Things to do and places of interest in Fresno

Fresno is a great place to spend time outdoors. It boasts 75 urban parks and mostly dry, sunny weather. Here are some more suggestions for your itinerary, when you travel to Fresno.

  • You can’t visit Fresno without traveling to the nearby Sierra Nevada mountains to check out the magnificent National Parks. Yosemite is the most famous, but Sequoia and Kings Canyon are also worth seeing.
  • Fresno is surrounded by farms and orchards, so the culinary scene here is amazing. While you’re here, you can sample fresh California cuisine at top restaurants like Parma, Pismo’s Coastal Grill, Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse and Bar, and House of Juju.
  • If you come in February and March, drive the Blossom Trail, a scenic route through orchards and fields in riotous bloom. Peaches, plums, nectarines and almonds in shades of pink or white, and hot yellow mustard blooms create an over-the-top display of color.
  • Check out the fascinating Forestiere Underground Gardens created by the Italian immigrant Baldassare Forestiere. He spent his life digging and tunneling this amazing underground warren of patios, gardens and grottos.
  • Bring your children to the Fresno Chaffee Zoo which began as a home for unwanted pets rather than an actual zoo. They’ll be thrilled to see elephants, cheetahs, gorillas, and much more.
  • On a hot day, take the family to cool off at Island Water Park. With exciting waterslides, wave pools and more, it’s splashy fun for everyone.

Tips and tricks for visiting Fresno

Summer high temperatures and poor air quality can sometimes spell trouble for those with asthma or other breathing issues. If you suffer from any of these, pay attention to air quality reports, and plan indoor activities at air-conditioned malls or attractions.

While California has a reputation for being an expensive place to visit, you’ll be happy to discover that Fresno is the exception to that rule. There are plenty of affordable or free events and places worth seeing. Check out the local farmers’ markets, or Fresno’s Art Hop, for example.

Why use momondo?

momondo collates all your flight options in one place and lets you filter them to find the perfect flight to Fresno. momondo saves you time and could save you money on your trip.

All flight searches to Fresno on momondo can be filtered to show those which offer flexible booking policies.

Once you have performed a search in the form on the page, momondo provides useful filters and insights. We can show you the cheapest days and times to fly as well as filter your options to help you make an informed choice when booking flights to Fresno.

Yes. momondo can track flight prices for Fresno and alert you when they change. Perform a search to set up the price alert. All that is required is a valid email address.

Here's why travelers choose to use momondo
Flexible Travel
momondo understands the need for flexibility and we have a filter specifically for flights with no change fees.
Expert Insights
Data driven insights designed to help you find a great flight deal. From the cheapest time to depart to how far in advance to book.
Price Alerts
Track the price of your preferred flight route and be notified when it changes.