There are 5 ways to get from Bakersfield to Midland by plane, night bus, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Bakersfield  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Bakersfield (BFL) to Midland/Odessa (MAF) BFL - MAF

$191 - $711

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  30 h 40 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from San Diego to Odessa, TX Tijuana-Monterrey 1

$130 - $194

3 alternative options

Night bus to Burbank, fly  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Midland/Odessa (MAF) BUR - MAF

$217 - $878

Bus, train  •  25 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from El Paso, Tx to Van Horn
  4. Take the bus from Van Horn to Odessa, Tx

$186 - $460

Drive  •  19 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Bakersfield to Midland 1223.5 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bakersfield to Midland is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 19 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bakersfield to Midland is to night bus and fly which costs $210 - $900 and takes 6 h 58 min.

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The distance between Bakersfield and Midland is 1006 miles. The road distance is 1223.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from Bakersfield to Midland, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bakersfield, CA, USA and Midland, TX, USA?

United Airlines and American Airlines fly from Bakersfield to Midland hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Burbank to Midland/Odessa via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Burbank to Midland/Odessa via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Midland/Odessa via Las Vegas, Dallas
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Midland/Odessa via Sacramento, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Midland/Odessa via Phoenix, Dallas
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Burbank to Midland/Odessa via Phoenix, Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from Burbank to Midland/Odessa via San Jose, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Bakersfield to Midland/Odessa via Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Bakersfield to Midland/Odessa via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Bakersfield to Midland/Odessa via San Francisco, Denver
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Bakersfield to Midland/Odessa via San Francisco, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Burbank to Midland/Odessa via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Bakersfield to Midland/Odessa via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Bakersfield to Midland/Odessa via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Midland/Odessa via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to El Paso Union Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $320
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$110 - $170
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $280
Business Coach Seat
$220 - $320
Room
$450 - $650
Bus operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Burbank Bob Hope Airport Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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
Night bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to San Diego Santa Fe Depot Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA
Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from El Paso, Tx to Van Horn
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $27
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Van Horn to Odessa, Tx
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Greyhound Mexico
Phone
01-800 890 6821
Website
greyhound.com.mx
Bus from San Diego to Odessa, TX
Ave. Duration
24 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
greyhound.com.mx

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