There are 4 ways to get from Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Montclair Transit Center to El Monte Station W Silver Streak
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca 1420 / ...

$28 - $64

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Amtrak Thruway  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Claremont, CA to Bakersfield, CA 5402 / ...

Train, bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Montclair station to L. A. Union Station station San Bernardino Line
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca 1420 / ...

$28 - $58

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield 148 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield. However, there are services departing from Foothill @ Archibald Wb Fs and arriving at Bakersfield, Ca via Montclair Transit Center, El Monte, Ca and Los Angeles, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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The distance between Rancho Cucamonga and Bakersfield is 120 miles. The road distance is 148 miles.

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The best way to get from Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 30 min and costs $27 - $65.

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It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield, including transfers.

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Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Claremont, CA station.

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Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Bakersfield, CA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield is 148 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to drive from Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Bakersfield. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield.
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  • Distance: 119.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Rancho Cucamonga, CA, USA and Bakersfield, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Rancho Cucamonga to Bakersfield via Montclair Trans Center, Montclair Transit Center, El Monte Station W, El Monte, Ca, and Los Angeles, Ca in around 4 h 30 min.

Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Montclair station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
metrolinktrains.com
Bus operators
Foothill Transit
Phone
+1 800-743-3463
Website
foothilltransit.org
Bus from Montclair Transit Center to El Monte Station W
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Schedules at
foothilltransit.org
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 Los Angeles, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$17 - $26
Flexible
$30 - $40
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
Bus from Claremont, CA to Bakersfield, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com

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