Directions to Kings County Superior Court in Hanford CA

Address: 1640 Kings County Drive, Hanford CA 93230

DIRECTIONS from Bay Area

Court hearing begins at 9:00 AM

Drive from Bay Area takes 3.5 + hours to get there.

  • Hwy 580 toward Hayward, and then out toward San Joaquin Valley and Los Angeles
  • Take Hwy. 5, and go south to
  • Exit 334, Hwy 398 thru Leemore.
  • Turn North on Hwy 43 toward Hanford, Selma
  • Take the exit for 12th Avenue
  • Left to Lacey Blvd.
  • Turn right on Lacey and left into parking lot of big new building, Kings County Superior Ct.

NOTE: Driving in winter in the central valleys is prone to sudden, thick ‘tule fog.’ Best way to drive in a car in the fog is to wait for a truck to go by and join the line of cars behind it.

Suggest getting room at Best Western, $83/night
The court is about 15 minutes away from the motel, driving.

TRAIN schedule: From Bay Area would have to leave the afternoon before and take the Amtrak, San Joaquin line to Fresno, then the train’s next stop is Hanford. A taxi is the only way to the court house from motel; couple of miles.