The Airport is located in Merced and can easily be reached by Hwy 99, using the 16th Street exit (turn right at V Street, merge into left lane and continue to Grogan Avenue; turn right on Grogan and left on MacReady Drive.
With about 7,400 passengers a year, Merced Airport is currently served by Boutique Air (www.boutiqueair.com - tel. 855-268-8478).
The small passenger terminal at Merced Regional Airport offers easy check-in, no long lines and a professional TSA baggage inspection services. The passenger waiting area is close to the ground transportation and has a vending machine. Drop-off and pick-up at the terminal entrance is allowed, as long as drivers stay with their vehicle and drive off immediately after passenger drop-off/pick-up. Avis has rental car counter in the arrivals area.
Free parking is available a both short- and long-term parking lots.
Transport options include rental cars, taxis (City Express 209-723-000 or Merced Taxi Cab (209-722-8294), the Merced County Transit bus (209-384-3111) or the YARTS bus (877-98-YARTS).
Amtrak provides daily stops in Merced with connections along the San Joaquin line (209-722-6862 for Amtrak station info).