There are 5 ways to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield by bus, car, shuttle or towncar

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

Amtrak Thruway  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Burbank - Bob Hope Airport, CA to Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak 5902

Cheapest option

Line 94 bus, bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 94 bus from Hollywood Way / Thornton to Hill / 7th 94 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca 6834 / ...

$20 - $45

3 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield 101.3 miles

$9 - $15

Shuttle  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Burbank Airport to Bakersfield

$110 - $160

Towncar  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take a town car from Burbank Airport to Bakersfield 101.3 miles

$320 - $450

What companies run services between Burbank Airport (BUR), USA and Bakersfield, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a bus from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield 4 times a day, and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Hollywood Way / Thornton to Hill / 7th
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Burbank Airport to Bakersfield
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Towncar from Burbank Airport to Bakersfield
Estimated price
$320 - $450

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield?

The distance between Burbank Airport (BUR) and Bakersfield is 144 km. The road distance is 162 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield?

The cheapest way to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield?

The quickest way to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield is to drive which takes 1 h 45 min and costs $9 - $15.

Is there a direct bus between Burbank Airport (BUR) and Bakersfield?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Burbank - Bob Hope Airport, CA and arriving at Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

How long does it take to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield?

The Amtrak Thruway from Burbank - Bob Hope Airport, CA to Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak takes 2 h 10 min including transfers and departs four times a day.