There are 2 ways to get from Bakersfield to Los Angeles by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca 1429 / ...

$17 - $40

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Bakersfield to Los Angeles 112.9 miles

$11 - $16

What companies run services between Bakersfield, CA, USA and Los Angeles, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Bakersfield to Los Angeles every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Amtrak also services this route 5 times a day.

Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bakersfield and Los Angeles is 163 km. The road distance is 181 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bakersfield to Los Angeles is to drive which costs $11 - $16 and takes 1 h 56 min.

The quickest way to get from Bakersfield to Los Angeles is to drive which takes 1 h 56 min and costs $11 - $16.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bakersfield, Ca and arriving at Los Angeles, Ca. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

The bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.