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Fly, BART  •  3h 38m

  1. Fly from Bakersfield (BFL) to San Francisco (SFO) BFL - SFO
  2. Take the BART from San Francisco International Airport to Walnut Creek

$240 - $599

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Train  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the train from Bakersfield to Martinez San Joaquins

$45 - $63

3 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield to Stockton "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Stockton to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Bus, BART  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA Huntington Park-San Jose
  2. Take the BART from Berryessa / North San Jose to 19th Street Oakland Orange-N

$49 - $72

Drive  •  4h 16m

  1. Drive from Bakersfield to Danville 259.3 miles

$25 - $40

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The cost-effective way to get from Bakersfield to Danville is to drive, which costs $25 - $40 and takes 4h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Bakersfield to Danville is to fly and BART which costs $240 - $600 and takes 3h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bakersfield to Danville. However, there are services departing from Bakersfield and arriving at Railroad Ave + Church St via Downtown Trait Center Dep B, Stockton, Dublin Pleasanton BART and San Ramon Transit Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 5m.

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The distance between Bakersfield and Danville is 238 miles. The road distance is 259.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bakersfield to Danville without a car is to train which takes 7h 36m and costs $45 - $65.

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It takes approximately 3h 38m to get from Bakersfield to Danville, including transfers.

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Bakersfield to Danville bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Bakersfield station.

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The best way to get from Bakersfield to Danville is to train which takes 7h 36m and costs $45 - $65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8h 5m.

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The quickest flight from Bakersfield Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Bakersfield to Danville bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station.

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Map of how to get from Bakersfield to Danville.
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  • Distance: 237.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 38m

What companies run services between Bakersfield, CA, USA and Danville, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Bakersfield to Martinez 5 times a day. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 5h 17m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bakersfield to Danville via Stockton, Downtown Trait Center Dep B, San Joaquin St & Taylor St SB, Stockton, Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station, Dublin Pleasanton BART, and San Ramon Transit Center in around 8h 5m.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Bakersfield to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $650
Train operators
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from San Francisco International Airport to Walnut Creek
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Berryessa / North San Jose to 19th Street Oakland
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
bart.gov
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 Bakersfield to Martinez
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Premium
$210 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$75 - $110
Bus operators
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 Stockton
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$29 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $75
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
Bus from Stockton to Dublin-Pleasanton Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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Yes, the driving distance between Bakersfield to Danville is 259 miles. It takes approximately 4h 16m to drive from Bakersfield to Danville.

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United Airlines offers flights from Bakersfield Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 143+ hotels available in Danville. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bakersfield to Bakersfield Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs $27 - $35.

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