Cheap Modesto to Bakersfield train tickets


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How to find cheap train tickets from Modesto to Bakersfield ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Modesto 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 Modesto to Bakersfield was $27.00. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 10 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $6.50 compared to a typical last-minute fare. 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 Modesto to Bakersfield ? How far is Modesto to Bakersfield ?

The distance between Modesto to Bakersfield is 191.35 miles or 307.87 km. A train trip from Modesto to Bakersfield typically takes 4 hours and 1 minute. If you are looking to get to Bakersfield faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak San Joaquins. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 4 hours and 1 minutes to get from Modesto to Bakersfield.

Going from Modesto 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 Wednesday trains from Modesto 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 San Joaquins has the most connections between Modesto to Bakersfield

Typically there are 7 schedules to compare for your trip to Bakersfield. One train carrier operates regular service on the Modesto to Bakersfield route. Amtrak San Joaquins offers the most scheduled departures between Modesto to Bakersfield, usually offering 7 trips per day. 7 train trips per day are direct connections to Bakersfield, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Modesto to Bakersfield, which start at $24.00.

One train carrier connects Modesto to Bakersfield

Amtrak San Joaquins

Amtrak San Joaquins train tickets from Modesto to Bakersfield start from $27.00, and on average cost $28.44. Daily there are 7 Amtrak San Joaquins schedules to Bakersfield. Amtrak San Joaquins in Modesto leaves from 1700 Held Dr, And in Bakersfield trains arrive at 601 Truxtun Ave at S Street,

From Modesto to Bakersfield train travel on Amtrak San Joaquins takes 4 hours and 2 minutes. If you are looking to get to Bakersfield faster, Amtrak San Joaquins offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 4 hours and 1 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak San Joaquins offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $28.41 for a one-way train ticket to Bakersfield.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Modesto on their way to Bakersfield. The busiest departure station in Modesto serving this route is 1700 Held Dr.
  • 1700 Held Dr
There is one train station where trains arrive in Bakersfield from Modesto., The busiest departure station in Modesto serving this route is 601 Truxtun Ave at S Street.
  • 601 Truxtun Ave at S Street