Cheap Los Angeles to Bakersfield train tickets

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How to find cheap train tickets from Los Angeles to Bakersfield ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Los Angeles to Bakersfield is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Los Angeles to Bakersfield was $45.50. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Los Angeles to Bakersfield ? How far is Los Angeles to Bakersfield ?

The distance between Los Angeles to Bakersfield is 101.39 miles or 163.13 km. A train trip from Los Angeles to Bakersfield typically takes 4 hours and 59 minutes. If you are looking to get to Bakersfield faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 59 minutes to get from Los Angeles to Bakersfield.

Going from Los Angeles to Bakersfield by train takes over 4 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Tuesday trains from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Bakersfield

Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Los Angeles to Bakersfield route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Los Angeles to Bakersfield, usually offering one departure per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Los Angeles 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.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Los Angeles to Bakersfield, which start at $8.00.

One train carrier connects Los Angeles to Bakersfield

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Los Angeles to Bakersfield start from $45.50, and on average cost $45.56. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Bakersfield. Amtrak in Los Angeles leaves from Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd and one other station. And in Bakersfield trains arrive at 601 Truxtun Ave at S Street,

From Los Angeles to Bakersfield train travel on Amtrak takes 5 hours and 0 minutes. If you are looking to get to Bakersfield faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 59 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Bakersfield on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $45.52 for a one-way weekend reservation from Los Angeles.

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There are 2 different stations that serve train trips to Bakersfield that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in Los Angeles serving this route is Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd, 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd.
  • Amtrak Metrolink Station - 7724 Van Nuys Blvd
  • 10040 Old Depot Plaza Rd
There is one train station where trains arrive in Bakersfield from Los Angeles., The busiest departure station in Los Angeles serving this route is 601 Truxtun Ave at S Street.
  • 601 Truxtun Ave at S Street