Flights to Merced

Merced, the gateway to Yosemite, is a unique city tucked below the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Located in the heart of California’s agricultural Central Valley, Merced is the area’s hub for culture, education, and business. A welcoming atmosphere makes Merced the perfect stop on your way to Yosemite. We are excited to offer direct flights from Los Angeles and Las Vegas to Merced, CA.

Flights to Merced From...


Los Angeles International Airport


Las Vegas McCarran International Airport

Airport Info

Merced Regional Airport (MCE)

Main Terminal
20 Macready Drive
Merced, CA 95341


Arrival Time

Passengers should plan to arrive 45 minutes prior to scheduled departure. All passengers and baggage must be checked in no later than 30 mins minutes prior to scheduled departure time; failure to do so may result in denied boarding. Should you require any additional assistance with check-in, please allow additional time.


Parking is available in front of the passenger terminal building. There is no charge for airport parking, either short-term or long-term. Passenger vehicles can be left a maximum of 10 days without obtaining prior permission.

Ground Transportation

The Bus(Merced County Bus Transit)
(209) 384-3111
(800) 345-3111

YARTS(Yosemite Area RegionalTransportation System)
(877) 989-2787

(209) 722-2121

Train - Amtrak

City Express (209) 723-0000
Merced Taxicab Co (209) 722-8294

Rental Cars:
Gateway Air Center, Inc (FBO)
(209) 722-3402

Airport Map