There are 8 ways to get from Bakersfield to Las Vegas by bus, car, night bus, plane or train

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Bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Barstow Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Barstow, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv 6781 / ...

$21 - $50

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Amtrak Thruway  •  5 h

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Bakersfield, CA to Las Vegas, NV 3612 / ...

Drive  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Bakersfield to Las Vegas 288.2 miles

$28 - $45

Night bus to Burbank, fly  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Burbank Amtrak
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Las Vegas (LAS) BUR - LAS

$119 - $499

Amtrak Thruway to Ontario/San Bernardino, fly  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Bakersfield, CA to Ontario, CA
  2. Fly from Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) to Las Vegas (LAS) ONT - LAS

$118 - $498

Bus to Los Angeles, fly  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Las Vegas (LAS) LAX - LAS

$52 - $204

Night bus to Long Beach, fly  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Las Vegas (LAS) LGB - LAS

$84 - $336

Train to Fresno, fly  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
  2. Fly from Fresno (FAT) to Las Vegas (LAS) FAT - LAS

$108 - $385

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bakersfield, CA and arriving at Las Vegas, NV. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Bakersfield and Las Vegas is 226 miles. The road distance is 288.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Bakersfield to Las Vegas without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Bakersfield to Las Vegas, including transfers.

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Bakersfield to Las Vegas bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Bakersfield, CA station.

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The quickest flight from Burbank Airport to Las Vegas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Bakersfield to Las Vegas bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Las Vegas, NV station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bakersfield to Las Vegas is 288 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to drive from Bakersfield to Las Vegas.

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JetSuiteX and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Burbank Airport to Las Vegas Airport.

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  • Distance: 225.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 54 min

What companies run services between Bakersfield, CA, USA and Las Vegas, NV, USA?

You can take a bus from Bakersfield to Las Vegas via Barstow Amtrak and Barstow, Ca in around 4 h 54 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Ontario/San Bernardino to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Long Beach to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Burbank to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $410
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Fresno to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $250
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Fresno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Barstow Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield, CA to Las Vegas, NV
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Burbank Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield, CA to Ontario, CA
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.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 Barstow, Ca to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Night bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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