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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 / ...

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Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Burbank to Bakersfield FlixBus

$9 - $19

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

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

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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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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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Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Burbank - Bob Hope Airport, CA station.

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Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Burbank Airport (BUR) to Bakersfield is 101 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive 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
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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Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Burbank - Bob Hope Airport, CA to Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Burbank to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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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There are 55+ hotels available in Bakersfield. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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