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There are 2 ways to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Bakersfield by bus or car

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Bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from LAX Terminal #4 to Bakersfield Bak-Lax

$40 - $75

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Bakersfield 117.3 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Bakersfield is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Bakersfield is to bus which costs $40 - $75 and takes 1 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from LAX Terminal #4 and arriving at Bakersfield. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Bakersfield is 105 miles. The road distance is 117.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Bakersfield without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 30 min and costs $40 - $75.

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The bus from LAX Terminal #4 to Bakersfield takes 1 h 30 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Bakersfield bus services, operated by Airport Valet Express, depart from LAX Terminal #4 station.

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Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Bakersfield bus services, operated by Airport Valet Express, arrive at Bakersfield station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Bakersfield is 117 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to drive from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Bakersfield.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Bakersfield. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Bakersfield.
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  • Distance: 105.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 30 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles Airport (LAX), USA and Bakersfield, CA, USA?

Airport Valet Express operates a bus from Los Angeles Airport (LAX) to Bakersfield 5 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Bus operators
Airport Valet Express
Website
airportvaletexpress.com
Bus from LAX Terminal #4 to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
airportvaletexpress.com
2 weeks in advance
$44
1-6 days in advance
$64
Last minute reservation
$74
7-13 days in advance
$54

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