There are 4 ways to get from Ontario to Ridgecrest by bus, train, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Ontario, CA to Bakersfield, CA
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd. 150
  3. Take the bus from Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd. to Kern County Superior Court - Desert Sport Center 227

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Downtown Pomona station to L. A. Union Station station
  2. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Lancaster station
  3. Take the bus from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St. 250 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Carl's Jr. - Inyo St. to Kern County Superior Court - Desert Sport Center 230

$21 - $34

Night bus, bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the night bus from Ontario Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd. 150
  3. Take the bus from Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd. to Kern County Superior Court - Desert Sport Center 227

$4 - $6

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Ontario to Ridgecrest 127.8 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ontario to Ridgecrest is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which costs $4 - $6 and takes 7 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ontario to Ridgecrest is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Ontario and Ridgecrest is 108 miles. The road distance is 127.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 7 h 53 min to get from Ontario to Ridgecrest, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ontario to Ridgecrest. However, there are services departing from Ontario, CA and arriving at Kern County Superior Court - Desert Sport Center via Bakersfield Amtrak and Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 53 min.

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The best way to get from Ontario to Ridgecrest without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 7 h 53 min and costs $4 - $6.

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Map of how to get from Ontario to Ridgecrest.
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  • Distance: 108.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 53 min

What companies run services between Ontario, CA, USA and Ridgecrest, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Ontario to Ridgecrest via Bakersfield, CA, Bakersfield Amtrak, and Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd. in around 7 h 53 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Downtown Pomona station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Train from L. A. Union Station station to Lancaster station
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Amtrak
Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Ontario, CA to Bakersfield, CA
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com
Night bus from Ontario Amtrak to Bakersfield Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Kern Transit
Website
kerntransit.org
Bus from Bakersfield Amtrak to Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd.
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
Bus from Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd. to Kern County Superior Court - Desert Sport Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
Bus from MetroLink/Sierra Hwy. to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St.
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
Bus from Carl's Jr. - Inyo St. to Kern County Superior Court - Desert Sport Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
kerntransit.org
ESTA
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy to Mojave - Carl's Jr 44812 Sierra Hwy
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
estransit.com

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