There are 8 ways to get from Manteca to Bakersfield by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Stockton Robert Cabral Station to Bakersfield Amtrak San Joaquins

$50 - $126

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockton to Bakersfield FlixBus

$14 - $24

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca 1429 / ...

$36 - $82

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Manteca to Bakersfield 220.3 miles

$21 - $35

Train, Caltrain to San Francisco, fly to Bakersfield  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
  3. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Bakersfield (BFL) SFO - BFL

$260 - $486

Train to San Jose, fly to Burbank, Amtrak Thruway  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Burbank (BUR) SJC - BUR
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Burbank - Bob Hope Airport, CA to Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak

Train to San Jose, fly to Ontario/San Bernardino, Amtrak Thruway  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Ontario/San Bernardino (ONT) SJC - ONT
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Ontario, CA to Bakersfield, CA

Train to Oakland, fly to Burbank, Amtrak Thruway  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Fmt Fremont Station
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Burbank (BUR) OAK - BUR
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Burbank - Bob Hope Airport, CA to Bakersfield, CA – Amtrak

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manteca to Bakersfield. However, there are services departing from Manteca Transit Center Arr and arriving at Bakersfield, Ca via Tracy, Ca and Modesto, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Manteca station to Bakersfield. However, there are services departing from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station and arriving at Bakersfield Amtrak via Stockton Robert Cabral Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 53 min.

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The distance between Manteca and Bakersfield is 208 miles. The road distance is 220.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manteca to Bakersfield without a car is to train which takes 5 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Manteca to Bakersfield, including transfers.

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Manteca to Bakersfield bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Modesto, Ca station.

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Manteca to Bakersfield train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Stockton Robert Cabral Station.

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The best way to get from Manteca to Bakersfield is to train which takes 5 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 32 min.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Bakersfield Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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

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  • Distance: 208.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Manteca, CA, USA and Bakersfield, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Manteca to Bakersfield twice daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 29 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Manteca to Bakersfield every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $25 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from San Jose to Ontario/San Bernardino via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Oakland to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Oakland to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Burbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $800
Train 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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Stockton Robert Cabral Station to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Altamont Corridor Express
Phone
1800-411-7245
Website
acerail.com
Train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Scc Santa Clara Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
acerail.com
Train from Lat Lathrop/Manteca Station to Fmt Fremont Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
acerail.com
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to Millbrae Caltrain
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Modesto, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $60
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Stockton to Bakersfield
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
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
Bus from Ontario, CA to Bakersfield, CA
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com

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Manteca to Bakersfield train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Bakersfield Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manteca to Bakersfield is 220 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to drive from Manteca to Bakersfield.

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United Airlines offers flights from San Francisco Airport to Bakersfield Airport.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Bakersfield. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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