Merced is served by one major highway (CA 99), One Amtrak train line which also offers bus connections between Merced and Yosemite National Park. In addition to this Merced is served by Greyhound bus via its downtown station.
The University of California's Newest Campus, UC Merced opened in September of 2005. The campus is open to the public.
Cafe Sol: 3361 G Street. Free Wi-fi access for customers.
Best Western Inn, 1033 Motel Drive, (209) 723-2163, Fax: (209) 384-7272, .
Holiday Inn Express, 730 Motel Drive, (209) 383-0333, .