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There are 4 ways to get from Sherman Oaks to Bakersfield by bus or car

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Line 233 bus, bus  •  3h 9m

  1. Take the line 233 bus from Van Nuys / Burbank to Van Nuys / Laurel Canyon 233 / ...
  2. Take the bus from San Fernando, CA to Bakersfield, CA

$20 - $28

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Bakersfield, Ca 1420 / ...

$22 - $48

Bus Amtrak  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Van Nuys Amtrak Station to Bakersfield Amtrak Station Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Drive  •  1h 41m

  1. Drive from Sherman Oaks to Bakersfield 100.7 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Sherman Oaks to Bakersfield is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Sherman Oaks to Bakersfield is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sherman Oaks to Bakersfield. However, there are services departing from Van Nuys / Burbank and arriving at Bakersfield, CA via San Fernando, CA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 9m.

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The distance between Sherman Oaks and Bakersfield is 91 miles. The road distance is 100.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Sherman Oaks to Bakersfield without a car is to line 233 bus and bus which takes 3h 9m and costs $19 - $29.

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It takes approximately 3h 9m to get from Sherman Oaks to Bakersfield, including transfers.

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Sherman Oaks to Bakersfield bus services, operated by Metro Los Angeles, depart from Van Nuys / Burbank station.

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Sherman Oaks to Bakersfield bus services, operated by Tufesa, arrive at Bakersfield, CA station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sherman Oaks to Bakersfield is 101 miles. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Sherman Oaks to Bakersfield.

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There are 54+ hotels available in Bakersfield. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 90.9 miles
  • Duration: 3h 9m

What companies run services between Sherman Oaks, CA, USA and Bakersfield, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Sherman Oaks to Bakersfield via Van Nuys / Laurel Canyon and San Fernando, CA in around 3h 9m.

Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Van Nuys / Burbank to Van Nuys / Laurel Canyon
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Tufesa
Phone
7022546899
Email
serviciosvegas@hotmail.com
Website
tufesabus.com
Bus from San Fernando, CA to Bakersfield, CA
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
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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
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
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Van Nuys Amtrak Station to Bakersfield Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
amtrak.com

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