There are 5 ways to get from Bakersfield to Paso Robles by train, bus or car

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Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Hanford Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Hanford, CA to Paso Robles, CA 4012 / ...

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Bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield, Ca to Visalia, Ca 6818 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Visalia, CA to Paso Robles, CA 402

$37 - $81

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Bakersfield Amtrak to Hanford Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the bus from Hanford to Paso Robles, CA 402

$46 - $97

Bus, Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Hanford Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Hanford, CA to Paso Robles, CA 4012 / ...

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Bakersfield to Paso Robles 109.8 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Bakersfield to Paso Robles is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bakersfield to Paso Robles is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bakersfield to Paso Robles. However, there are services departing from Bakersfield Amtrak and arriving at Paso Robles, CA via Hanford, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Bakersfield and Paso Robles is 96 miles. The road distance is 109.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Bakersfield to Paso Robles without a car is to train and Amtrak Thruway which takes 4 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 19 min to get from Bakersfield to Paso Robles, including transfers.

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Bakersfield to Paso Robles bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Bakersfield Amtrak station.

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Bakersfield to Paso Robles bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Paso Robles, CA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bakersfield to Paso Robles is 110 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to drive from Bakersfield to Paso Robles.

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There are 166+ hotels available in Paso Robles. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 96.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 19 min

What companies run services between Bakersfield, CA, USA and Paso Robles, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Bakersfield to Paso Robles via Hanford Amtrak and Hanford, CA in around 4 h 40 min.

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 Hanford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
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 Hanford, CA to Paso Robles, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Hanford Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com
Orange Belt Stages
Website
orangebelt.com
Bus from Hanford to Paso Robles, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Schedules at
orangebelt.com
Bus from Visalia, CA to Paso Robles, CA
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Schedules at
orangebelt.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 Visalia, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$24 - $35

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