There are 5 ways to get from Las Vegas to Bakersfield by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Bakersfield, Ca 6774 / ...

$15 - $50

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Drive  •  4h 46m

  1. Drive from Las Vegas to Bakersfield 287.5 miles

$28 - $45

Fly to Los Angeles, bus  •  6h 11m

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Los Angeles (LAX) LAS - LAX
  2. Take the bus from LAX Terminal #5 to Bakersfield

$66 - $225

Fly to Burbank, bus  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Burbank (BUR) LAS - BUR
  2. Take the bus from Burbank Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak

Fly to Santa Barbara, bus  •  8h 35m

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Santa Barbara (SBA) LAS - SBA
  2. Take the bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop to Bakersfield Amtrak Station

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The cheapest way to get from Las Vegas to Bakersfield is to bus which costs $15 - $50 and takes 5h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Las Vegas to Bakersfield is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Las Vegas, Nv and arriving at Bakersfield, Ca. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 35m.

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The distance between Las Vegas and Bakersfield is 226 miles. The road distance is 287.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Las Vegas to Bakersfield without a car is to bus which takes 5h 35m and costs $15 - $50.

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The bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Bakersfield, Ca takes 5h 35m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Las Vegas to Bakersfield bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Las Vegas, Nv station.

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The quickest flight from Las Vegas Airport to Los Angeles Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Las Vegas to Bakersfield bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Bakersfield, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Las Vegas to Bakersfield is 288 miles. It takes approximately 4h 46m to drive from Las Vegas to Bakersfield.

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  • Distance: 225.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 35m

What companies run services between Las Vegas, NV, USA and Bakersfield, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Las Vegas, Nv to Bakersfield, Ca 3 times a day. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 5h 35m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $210
Flights from Las Vegas to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $140
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $360
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Corporate Flight Management
Website
contouraviation.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Santa Barbara
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Bus operators
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 Las Vegas, Nv to Bakersfield, Ca
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $50
Flexible
$60 - $85
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Las Vegas Amtrak Station to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Burbank Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Barbara Amtrak Bus Stop to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Downtown Las Vegas to Downtown Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Airport Valet Express
Phone
+1 661-363-5000
Email
ave@airportvaletexpress.com
Website
airportvaletexpress.com
Bus from LAX Terminal #5 to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
Airport Valet Express

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Allegiant Air, Frontier Airlines, Alaska Airlines, Inc. and five other airlines offer flights from Las Vegas Airport to Los Angeles Airport.

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Book your Las Vegas to Bakersfield bus tickets online with Greyhound and FlixBus.

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There are 60+ hotels available in Bakersfield. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Las Vegas to Las Vegas Airport is to line 108 bus which takes 28 min and costs .

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