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There are 5 ways to get from Ridgecrest to Lakewood Ranch by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus, bus to Bakersfield, fly to Sarasota/Bradenton

  1. Take the bus from Ridgecrest City Hall/W California Ave. to Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd.
  2. Take the bus from Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd. to GET Downtown Transit Center
  3. Fly from Bakersfield (BFL) to Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ)

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Bus, train to Los Angeles, fly to Tampa

  1. Take the bus from Ridgecrest City Hall/W California Ave. to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St.
  2. Take the bus from Carl's Jr. - Inyo St. to MetroLink/Sierra Hwy.
  3. Take the train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station
  4. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Tampa (TPA)
  5. Take the bus from Tampa to Sarasota Cattlemen Transfer Center

Bus, bus to Bakersfield, fly to Tampa

  1. Take the bus from Ridgecrest City Hall/W California Ave. to Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd.
  2. Take the bus from Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd. to GET Downtown Transit Center
  3. Fly from Bakersfield (BFL) to Tampa (TPA)
  4. Take the bus from Tampa to Sarasota Cattlemen Transfer Center

Bus, bus to Las Vegas, fly to Tampa

  1. Take the bus from Ridgecrest City Hall/W California Ave. to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St.
  2. Take the bus from Mojave Amtrak Bus Stop to Las Vegas Amtrak Bus Stop
  3. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Tampa (TPA)
  4. Take the bus from Tampa to Sarasota Cattlemen Transfer Center

Drive

  1. Drive from Ridgecrest to Lakewood Ranch

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The cheapest way to get from Ridgecrest to Lakewood Ranch is to bus and train and fly which costs $150 - $390 and takes 16h 18m.

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The fastest way to get from Ridgecrest to Lakewood Ranch is to bus and fly. Taking this option will cost $320 - $1,000 and takes 11h 50m.

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The distance between Ridgecrest and Lakewood Ranch is 2152 miles. The road distance is 2650.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 11h 50m to get from Ridgecrest to Lakewood Ranch, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Bakersfield Airport to Sarasota/Bradenton Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 51m and has one stopover.

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Lakewood Ranch is 3h ahead of Ridgecrest. It is currently 4:03 AM in Ridgecrest and 7:03 AM in Lakewood Ranch.

Yes, the driving distance between Ridgecrest to Lakewood Ranch is 2651 miles. It takes approximately 41h 36m to drive from Ridgecrest to Lakewood Ranch.

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American Airlines offers flights from Bakersfield Airport to Sarasota/Bradenton Airport.

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There are 557+ hotels available in Lakewood Ranch. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ridgecrest to Lakewood Ranch.
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  • Distance: 2152.3 miles
  • Duration: 11h 50m

What companies run services between Ridgecrest, CA, USA and Lakewood Ranch, FL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Ridgecrest to Lakewood Ranch. However, you can take the bus to Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd., take the bus to GET Downtown Transit Center, take the taxi to Bakersfield airport, fly to Sarasota/Bradenton, then take the taxi to Lakewood Ranch. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd., take the bus to GET Downtown Transit Center, take the taxi to Bakersfield airport, fly to Tampa, take the walk to SkyConnect Passenger Terminal Station, take the tram to SkyConnect Rental Car Facility Station, take the walk to Airport Rental Car Facility, take the bus to Marion Transit Center, take the walk to Tampa, take the bus to Sarasota Cattlemen Transfer Center, then take the taxi to Lakewood Ranch.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tampa via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to Tampa via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to Tampa via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Los Angeles to Tampa via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Las Vegas to Tampa
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Las Vegas to Tampa via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Las Vegas to Tampa via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Las Vegas to Tampa via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Las Vegas to Tampa via Omaha
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Bakersfield to Sarasota/Bradenton via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Bakersfield to Tampa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Bakersfield to Tampa via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Bakersfield to Tampa via Phoenix, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Los Angeles to Tampa
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Tampa via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Los Angeles to Tampa via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Bakersfield to Tampa via Denver
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Bakersfield to Tampa via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Los Angeles to Tampa
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Las Vegas to Tampa via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Flights from Las Vegas to Tampa via Denver
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $430
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tampa
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $410
Flights from Los Angeles to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $430
Flights from Las Vegas to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $380
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Tampa
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Tampa
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Tampa
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Train operators
Metrolink Trains
Phone
(800) 371-LINK (5465)
Website
metrolinktrains.com
Train from Lancaster station to L. A. Union Station station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$0 - $17
Website
Metrolink Trains
children 5 and under with a paid adult
$0
Senior / Disabled / Medicare
$6 - $9
Student / Youth 6-18
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Kern Transit
Website
kerntransit.org
Bus from Ridgecrest City Hall/W California Ave. to Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd.
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Kern Transit
Bus from Senior Center/Lake Isabella Blvd. to GET Downtown Transit Center
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Kern Transit
Bus from Ridgecrest City Hall/W California Ave. to Carl's Jr. - Inyo St.
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Kern Transit
Bus from Carl's Jr. - Inyo St. to MetroLink/Sierra Hwy.
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Kern Transit
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Tampa to Sarasota Cattlemen Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Mojave - Carl's Jr., 44812 Sierra Highway to Lancaster - Metrolink Station, 44812 Sierra Highway
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
Eastern Sierra Transit Authority
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
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Mojave Amtrak Bus Stop to Las Vegas Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com

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