Cheap train tickets from Irvine to Bakersfield


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How much are train tickets from Irvine to Bakersfield?

Lowest Price$37.00
Fastest3h 33m
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How much does a train ticket from Irvine to Bakersfield cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average train fares from Irvine to Bakersfield were $37.00.

The best way to find cheap deals on train tickets from Irvine to Bakersfield is by booking earlier as most train companies increase the price as the departure date approaches.

How long is the train ride from Irvine to Bakersfield?

The distance between Irvine and Bakersfield is approximately 136.01 miles, or 218.83 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 4 hours and 37 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 33 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Irvine to Bakersfield?

On Tuesday trains from Irvine to Bakersfield are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Monday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between Irvine to Bakersfield

Typically there are 5 schedules to compare for your trip to Bakersfield. One train carrier operates regular service on the Irvine to Bakersfield route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Irvine to Bakersfield, usually offering 5 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Irvine to Bakersfield, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train company connects Irvine to Bakersfield


Amtrak train tickets from Irvine to Bakersfield start from $37.00, and on average cost $37.31. Daily there are 5 Amtrak schedules to Bakersfield. Amtrak in Irvine leaves from Irvine Transp Ctr - 15215 Barranca Pkwy, And in Bakersfield trains arrive at 601 Truxtun Ave at S Street,

From Irvine to Bakersfield train travel on Amtrak takes 4 hours and 37 minutes. If you are looking to get to Bakersfield faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 33 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $37.00 for a one-way train ticket to Bakersfield.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Irvine on their way to Bakersfield. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Irvine are:
  • Irvine Transp Ctr - 15215 Barranca Pkwy
There is one train station where trains arrive in Bakersfield from Irvine. These are the busiest arriving stations in Bakersfield:
  • 601 Truxtun Ave at S Street