There are 7 ways to get from Bakersfield to North Carolina by plane, night bus, bus, train or car

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Fly Bakersfield to Charlotte  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Bakersfield (BFL) to Charlotte (CLT) BFL - CLT

$189 - $635

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Fly Bakersfield to Raleigh/Durham  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Bakersfield (BFL) to Raleigh/Durham (RDU) BFL - RDU

$182 - $639

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Night bus to Burbank, fly to Charlotte  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Burbank Amtrak
  2. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Charlotte (CLT) BUR - CLT

$202 - $392

Bus via Dallas, Tx  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
  4. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc

$255 - $649

Bus  •  2 days 14 h

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Barstow Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Barstow, Ca to Columbus, Oh
  3. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Charlotte, Nc

$246 - $624

Bus, train  •  2 days 19 h

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
  3. Take the train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Charlotte Amtrak

$355 - $1,051

Drive  •  38 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Bakersfield to Charlotte 2446.4 miles

$240 - $350

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Bakersfield to North Carolina. However, there are services departing from Bakersfield, Ca and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via Los Angeles, Ca, Dallas, Tx and Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5 h.

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The distance between Bakersfield and North Carolina is 2245 miles. The road distance is 2446.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Bakersfield to North Carolina without a car is to bus which takes 2 days 5 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 18 min to get from Bakersfield to North Carolina, including transfers.

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Bakersfield to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Bakersfield, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Bakersfield to North Carolina is to fly which takes 7 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 days 5 h.

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There is no direct flight from Bakersfield Airport to Charlotte Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 32 min and has one stopover.

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Bakersfield to North Carolina bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Charlotte, Nc station.

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North Carolina is 3 h ahead of Bakersfield. It is currently 11:00 AM in Bakersfield and 2:00 PM in North Carolina.

Yes, the driving distance between Bakersfield to North Carolina is 2446 miles. It takes approximately 38 h 41 min to drive from Bakersfield to North Carolina.

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  • Distance: 2245.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 18 min

What companies run services between Bakersfield, CA, USA and North Carolina, USA?

American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Bakersfield to Charlotte hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bakersfield to Charlotte via Los Angeles, Ca, Dallas, Tx, and Atlanta, Ga in around 2 days 5 h.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Bakersfield to Charlotte via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bakersfield to Charlotte via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bakersfield to Charlotte via Phoenix, San Antonio
Ave. Duration
9 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bakersfield to Charlotte via Phoenix, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bakersfield to Charlotte via Phoenix, Memphis
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bakersfield to Charlotte via Phoenix, Houston
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bakersfield to Charlotte via Phoenix, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bakersfield to Raleigh/Durham via Phoenix, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Bakersfield to Raleigh/Durham via Phoenix, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bakersfield to Raleigh/Durham via Phoenix, Pittsburgh
Ave. Duration
10 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Bakersfield to Raleigh/Durham via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
13 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Portland
Ave. Duration
8 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Seattle
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Bakersfield to Raleigh/Durham via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Oakland, Nashville
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Las Vegas, Dallas
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Phoenix, Nashville
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Oakland, Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
9 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Bakersfield to Raleigh/Durham via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Bakersfield to Raleigh/Durham via Denver, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Bakersfield to Raleigh/Durham via Denver
Ave. Duration
14 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Bakersfield to Raleigh/Durham via Denver, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
12 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Denver
Ave. Duration
12 h 41 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Boston
Ave. Duration
11 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Burbank to Charlotte via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
6 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
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 Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal
Ave. Duration
45 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$240 - $360
Flexi Coach Seat
$440 - $650
Business Coach Seat
$500 - $750
Room
$900 - $1,300
Train from New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal to Charlotte Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Room
$430 - $600
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
Night bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Burbank Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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 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 Bakersfield, Ca to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
29 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $340
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$80 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Bus from Barstow, Ca to Columbus, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 days 0 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$200 - $330
Flexible
$390 - $550
Bus from Columbus, Oh to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120

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American Airlines offers flights from Bakersfield Airport to Charlotte Airport.

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Book your Bakersfield to North Carolina bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and two other operators.

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There are 10+ hotels available in North Carolina. 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 .

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