COVID-19 Cancellation Policies & Trip Protection
Learn more ›

Compare train tickets from Hanford to Bakersfield


Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Hanford to Bakersfield?

Lowest Price$13.75
Fastest Train1h 33m
Trains Per Day4
Train Lines2
Lowest PricesWe work directly with hundreds of carriers to find the best available fares.
No Wanderu FeesWe never add any extra fees. We just make it easy to book your travels.
Best Travel OptionsWe help you find & compare the best buses, trains and flights in one place.

Price trends for trains from Hanford to Bakersfield

Average prices by travel date


Monthly average prices


Prices as travel date approaches


Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Hanford 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. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their 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 Hanford to Bakersfield?

Yes, there are trains that can take you the entire way from Hanford 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.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Hanford to Bakersfield?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $13.75 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Hanford to Bakersfield. By booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $4.35 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Hanford to Bakersfield?

The distance between Hanford and Bakersfield is approximately 75 miles, or 120 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 33 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour 33 minutes. As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Hanford to Bakersfield are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Friday 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 Hanford at 12:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 10:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Hanford to Bakersfield?

There are 4 scheduled trains on most days. 4 of these are direct connections to Bakersfield. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.

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

What train services are there from Hanford to Bakersfield?

2 train services operate from Hanford to Bakersfield. 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
Amtrak11h 35m$14.33
Amtrak San Joaquins41h 34m$15.36

Where is the train station in Hanford?

There is one train station in Hanford:

  • 200 Santa Fe Ave

Where is the train station in Bakersfield?

Bakersfield has one train station:

  • 601 Truxtun Ave at S Street

Plan your next adventure

Book buses, trains & flights on the go with the Wanderu app.

Download our app and snag the best travel deals across North America & Europe.Learn more

Available on iOS & Android