Category: Fresno Area Express (FAX)

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 […]

Learn about proposed route changes and tell us what you think!

Posted: February 3, 2020

FAX is considering making changes to several bus routes over the next two years.  We have limited resources and may need to consider trade-offers.  As a result, we need to hear from you! FAX is reaching out to get your feedback.  There are three different ways to tell us what you think, including: FAX Rider Surveys Pop-Events […]

COMING SOON – Route 1 – BRT buses will have fareboxes

Posted: January 8, 2020

Fareboxes will soon be installed on Route 1 – BRT buses.  Once installed, passengers must board through the front door and use the farebox to: Pay in cash, Validate ride cards, or Activate passes There will be several ways to pay… In Advance: Buy ride cards or passes at the Ticket Vending Machines or pass […]

FAX Policy Regarding Walkers and Rollators on FAX buses

Posted: December 26, 2019

The safety of ALL transit riders on FAX buses is of paramount importance.  Please find FAX’s policy regarding the use of walkers and rollators on FAX buses.  Rollator Flyer – EnglishRollator Flyer – Spanish

Saturday Late Night Service!

Posted: October 15, 2019

You spoke and we listened.  Saturday night service is operational! FAX Late Night Service operates on weekdays and Saturdays on Routes 1, 9, 28, 32, and 38 and Handy Ride until approximately midnight.  (Note:  On Sundays, service on these routes will end between 7 and 8 p.m.) Last ride times for late night service on [...]