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There are 4 ways to get from Bakersfield Station (Amtrak) to Saguaro National Park by plane, night bus, train or bus

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Recommended option

Fly  •  4h 16m

  1. Fly from Bakersfield (BFL) to Tucson (TUS) BFL - TUS

$199 - $634

Cheapest option

Bus via Broadway/Houghton Park&Ride  •  16h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles "Greyhound" / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles to Tucson Tijuana-Reynosa / ...

$85 - $136

2 alternative options

Night bus, train  •  14h 3m

  1. Take the night bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles to Tucson Amtrak Station Sunset Limited / ...

Bus  •  14h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Tucson 2050

Bakersfield (BFL) to Tucson (TUS) flights

The flight time between Bakersfield (BFL) and Tucson (TUS) is around 6h 25m and covers a distance of around 522 miles. The fastest flight normally takes 3h 27m. Services are operated by American Airlines and United Airlines. Typically 53 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
6h 25m
Fastest flight journey time:
3h 27m
Flight distance:
522 miles
Flights per week:
53
Cheapest price:
$177
Carbon emissions:
276 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:00
Last flight departs at:
13:31

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bakersfield (BFL) to Tucson (TUS) flight schedules

Bakersfield Station (Amtrak) → Saguaro National Park
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Saguaro National Park is 800-232-4636.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Saguaro National Park is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Saguaro National Park is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800-232-4636.

Last updated: 4 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bakersfield Station (Amtrak) to Saguaro National Park is to bus via Broadway/Houghton Park&Ride which costs $85 - $140 and takes 16h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Bakersfield Station (Amtrak) to Saguaro National Park is to fly which costs $190 - $650 and takes 4h 16m.

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It is approximately 533 miles to get from Bakersfield Station (Amtrak) to Saguaro National Park.

The best way to get from Bakersfield Station (Amtrak) to Saguaro National Park without a car is to night bus and train which takes 14h 3m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 16m to get from Bakersfield Station (Amtrak) to Saguaro National Park, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bakersfield Station (Amtrak) to Saguaro National Park is to fly which takes 4h 16m and costs $190 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 14h 33m.

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There is no direct flight from Bakersfield Airport to Tucson Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 27m and has one stopover.

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United Airlines and American Airlines offer flights from Bakersfield Airport to Tucson Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Saguaro National Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bakersfield Station (Amtrak) to Bakersfield Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $28 - $35.

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Map of how to get from Bakersfield Station (Amtrak) to Saguaro National Park.
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  • Distance: 533.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 16m

What companies run services between Bakersfield Station (Amtrak), CA, USA and Saguaro National Park, AZ, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Bakersfield Station (Amtrak) to Saguaro National Park every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bakersfield Station (Amtrak) to Saguaro National Park via Los Angeles, Los Angeles Downtown, Tucson, 6th St/Fremont, and Cmo Seco/Magda in around 14h 33m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Bakersfield to Tucson via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Bakersfield to Tucson via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Bakersfield to Tucson via Phoenix, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Bakersfield to Tucson via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Bakersfield to Tucson via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles to Tucson Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
9h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Premium
$250 - $350
Flexi Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Business Seat
$120 - $170
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Los Angeles Downtown to Tucson
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $26
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $75
Flexible
$80 - $120
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
800 890 6821
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from Los Angeles to Tucson
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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