Transportation

Rail
Tulare is located on the main line of Union Pacific, providing excellent rail access to all major cities on the Pacific Coast and nationally: i.e., rail freight forwarding, car loading and piggy-back services.

Truck
Excellent common carrier services are utilized daily by Tulare’s growing industrial and agribusiness firms. One can choose from many carriers.

Air
National/International commercial air service available from: Fresno (1 hr), Bakersfield (1 hr. 15 min.), and limited commercial service available from Visalia (15 min). The City of Tulare also owns and operates their own municipal airport. Sixty private planes base here.

Bus
Greyhound offers frequent package and personnel service to all points in the west. Local Tulare Transit offers a "fixed route" schedule, as well as a Dial-A-Ride service.

Couriers
Both UPS and Fed Ex provide surface overnight service to Northern and Southern California cities; Fed Ex air service is located at the Visalia Airport (15 min)

Port
Stockton, California port is 170 miles, and Sacramento port is only 207 miles away; L.A. and San Francisco ports are each approximately 200 miles, via an excellent freeway system.

Interstate/Highways
Tulare is located on California’s central corridor Highway 99; Interstate 5 (40 min west) is California’s longest freeway, nearly 1000 miles north and South. Numerous State and County highways serve Tulare.