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There are 3 daily trains from Oxnard to Bakersfield. Traveling by train from Oxnard to Bakersfield usually takes around 7 hours and 36 minutes, but the fastest Amtrak train can make the trip in 2 hours and 27 minutes.
|Distance||82 mi (132 km)|
|Fastest train||2h 27m|
|Trains per day||1|
|Most frequent service||Amtrak|
What is the price of a train ticket from Oxnard to Bakersfield?
In the last month, $49.75 was the average price of a train ticket from Oxnard, CA to Bakersfield, CA. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 12 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $30.40 more than that for a same-day booking.
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Since the average price of train trips from Oxnard to Bakersfield remains pretty consistent throughout the year, there’s no need to book your tickets too far in advance. However, we still recommend you purchase your train tickets at least 48 hours ahead of departure time to avoid surprise last-minute surges and the risk of the train selling out.
Which train should you take from Oxnard to Bakersfield?
Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Oxnard, California to Bakersfield, California. However, there are 3 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 3 Amtrak trains from Oxnard to Bakersfield every day, as well as 2 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $33.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Oxnard to Bakersfield during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
Can you take a train all the way from Oxnard to Bakersfield?
How long is the train journey from Oxnard to Bakersfield?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Oxnard to Bakersfield are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Oxnard at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 12:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Oxnard to Bakersfield?
There are 3 scheduled trains on most days. There is one direct train, which you can stay on for the entire journey from Oxnard to Bakersfield. In contrast, taking a non-direct train would require you to transfer trains during your trip.
Where is the train station in Oxnard?
There is one train station in Oxnard.
Where is the train station in Bakersfield?
Bakersfield has one train station.
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