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How much are train tickets from Antioch to Bakersfield?

Lowest Price$34.50
Fastest Train5h 7m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines2
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Price trends for trains from Antioch to Bakersfield

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15AugAug

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Antioch to Bakersfield right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from Antioch to Bakersfield?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Antioch to Bakersfield. However, there are also some trips on this route that require you to board another vehicle, such as a bus or a shuttle, during your journey. This is worth paying attention to as you book your trip, since a direct train may be preferable for its speed and convenience.

What is the price of a train ticket from Antioch to Bakersfield?

In the last month, $34.50 was the average price of a train ticket from Antioch, CA to Bakersfield, CA. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $8.75 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Antioch to Bakersfield?

The distance between Antioch and Bakersfield is approximately 239 miles, or 384 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours and 7 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Antioch to Bakersfield are the most crowded on Friday. 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 Sunday 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 Antioch at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 6:00pm. 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 Antioch to Bakersfield?

There are 4 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Antioch to Bakersfield.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Bakersfield to Antioch.

Which train should you take from Antioch to Bakersfield?

2 train services operate from Antioch, California to Bakersfield, California. Amtrak San Joaquins usually has more trains scheduled, with 4 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak15h 9m$41.58
Amtrak San Joaquins45h 7m$36.34

Where is the train station in Antioch?

There is one train station in Antioch:

  • 100 I St

Where is the train station in Bakersfield?

Bakersfield has one train station:

  • 601 Truxtun Ave at S Street

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