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There are 3 ways to get from Los Angeles to Tehachapi by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca 1420 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Greyhound/18th St. to K-Mart/Mulberry St. 100

$19 - $42

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Train, bus  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Lancaster station Antelope Valley Line
  2. Take the bus from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. to K-Mart/Mulberry St. 100

$14 - $19

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Drive  •  2h 1m

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Tehachapi 116.3 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Tehachapi is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Tehachapi is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Tehachapi. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at K-Mart/Mulberry St. via Greyhound/18th St.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Tehachapi is 76 miles. The road distance is 116.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Tehachapi without a car is to bus which takes 4h 25m and costs $19 - $45.

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It takes approximately 4h 25m to get from Los Angeles to Tehachapi, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Tehachapi bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Los Angeles to Tehachapi bus services, operated by Kern Transit, arrive at K-Mart/Mulberry St. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Los Angeles to Tehachapi is 116 miles. It takes approximately 2h 1m to drive from Los Angeles to Tehachapi.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Tehachapi. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 76 miles
  • Duration: 4h 25m

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Tehachapi, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Tehachapi via Bakersfield, Ca and Greyhound/18th St. in around 4h 25m.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Lancaster station
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
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
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
ACN Autobuses
Phone
(01)66429904887
Email
clientes@acnautobuses.com
Website
acnautobuses.com
Bus from Los Angeles to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
acnautobuses.com
Kern Transit
Website
kerntransit.org
Bus from Greyhound/18th St. to K-Mart/Mulberry St.
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
Bus from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. to K-Mart/Mulberry St.
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org

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