The chart compares the travel times for travel between the following corridors: Bakersfield to Merced, Bakersfield to Fresno, Fresno to Merced. Each corridor displays the estimated travel time of High-Speed Rail, current car travel time via Highway 99, and existing passenger rail services between the origin and destination city. Estimated high-speed rail travel times are based on service that is not non-stop. Each corridor consistently shows the estimated high-speed rail travel time being half that of car travel and passenger rail.
Numerical values presented on the image:
Comparative Travel Times (in hours and minutes)
|Bakersfield to Merced
|Bakersfield to Fresno
|Fresno to Merced