Category: Fresno Area Express (FAX)

ADA Transition Plan Public Meetings

Posted: April 8, 2021

Join us! On April 20 and April 28, 2021, as part of two regularly scheduled virtual committee meetings, FAX will solicit public input on its public transit planning efforts for its Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Transition Plan. The first committee meeting is the Fresno Council of Governments’ Social Service Transportation Advisory Committee (SSTAC), and [...]

FAX Celebrates International Transit Driver Appreciation Day

Posted: March 15, 2021

As our city shut down due to the COVID-19 pandemic, FAX transit and Handy Ride paratransit bus drivers kept transporting their passengers to work, medical centers, stores, and back home, and continue to do so. Our drivers wake up before the sun rises and work long after the sun has set. We honor our public […]

RIDE FREE! Starting Monday, March 1, 2021, FAX will temporarily suspend fares.

Posted: February 25, 2021

Effective Monday, March 1, 2021, FAX and Handy Ride fares are temporarily suspended. FAX and Handy Ride passengers will be able to ride for FREE. Due to social distancing requirements to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, all passengers and bus drivers are required to wear masks, and seating is limited to 10 passengers per […]

Route Changes Coming Monday, March 1, 2021

Posted: February 11, 2021

Effective Monday, March 1, 2021, Route 3 along Herndon Avenue begins service, and Routes 20 and 45 are rerouted. The new Route 3 will provide service from the El Paseo Shopping Center at Herndon and Riverside to the Clovis Community College Herndon Campus at Herndon and Villa. FAX Route 3-20-45 Changes Flyer in EnglishFAX Route 3-20-45 [...]

Route Changes Coming On January 4, 2021

Posted: December 9, 2020

Starting Monday, January 4, 2021, changes go into effect on three routes…. Routes 12 and 35 will connect at Shields and Brawley.  Route 12 will no longer operate on Clinton, Blythe, and Shields.  Route 38 will operate on increased frequencies.  All of Route 38 will operate on 15-minute frequencies from approximately 6 a.m. to 6 […]

Health and Safety Commitments Program to Help Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

Posted: September 23, 2020

FAX understands that transit passengers want to know what transit agencies are doing about COVID-19. We began implementing health officials’ recommendations quickly when the COVID-19 pandemic began and are proud to partner with 100 other transit agencies across the United States through the American Public Transit Association (APTA), committing to health and safety efforts to […]

The MTC Customer Service Office is Re-Opening!

Posted: September 18, 2020

Effective Monday, October 5, 2020, the FAX Customer Service Center will be reopening.  Services will be relocating from the temporary office at the north end of the Manchester Mall to the new FAX Customer Service Office. Download the flyer in English and Spanish.

Change to Route 28 and Re-Opening of MTC

Posted: July 29, 2020

Effective Monday, August 3, 2020, the eastern segment of FAX Route 28 will be rerouted from its current alignment along Shaw Avenue to travel along Dakota Avenue, providing service to Dakota and Peach, and Routes 28, 41, and 45 will once again be served at Manchester Transit Center. See additional information in the July 2020 FAX […]

Protective Facial Covering Required To Ride FAX Buses

Posted: May 4, 2020

Effective Thursday, May 7, 2020, ALL PASSENGERS must wear protective facial coverings (cloth masks, paper masks, bandanas or scarves) on FAX buses, and in public places. Children under the age of two and anyone with a medical condition that precludes wearing a mask are exempt. Facial Covering FlyerFolleto de cobertura facial

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Posted: April 1, 2020

Starting April 1, 2020, passengers will be required to self-screen for COVID-19 before they board the bus. Passengers should not board the bus if they have a fever, persistent cough, sore throat, or runny nose. Passengers should also not board the bus if they have had contact or spent time with a suspected or known […]