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

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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 43 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 1420 / ...

$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

Questions & Answers

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

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

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The distance between Burbank Airport (BUR) and Bakersfield is 90 miles. The road distance is 101.3 miles.

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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.

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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, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The best way to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield without a car is to Amtrak Thruway which takes 2 h 10 min and costs .

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Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Vermont Av station.

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Map of how to get from Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield.
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  • Distance: 90.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound USA
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Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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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