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San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA by bus

The journey from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA by bus is 212.55 mi and takes 6 hr 32 min. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 3:35 AM and the last at 10:00 PM. It is possible to travel from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA by bus for as little as $58.98 or as much as $105.44. The best price for this journey is $58.98.

Lowest Price$58.98
Journey Duration6 hr 32 min
Connection per Day8
Lowest Price$58.98
Highest Price$105.44
First Departure3:35 AM
Last Departure10:00 PM
Distance212.55 mi
DepartureSan Diego, CA
ArrivalBakersfield, CA
CarriersFlixBus, Greyhound

San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA Bus Times

Departure date
Thursday, Apr 18, 2024

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA?

On average, a bus ticket from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA will cost you $75.97. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $58.98. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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On average, a bus ticket from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA will cost you $75.97. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long will it take me to travel from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA by bus?

Traveling from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA by bus will usually take 6 hr 32 min. This journey covers a distance of 212.55 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 6 hr 32 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. In order to get from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between San Diego, CA and Bakersfield, CA will complete the journey in 5 hr 0 min.On average, it will take you about 6 hr 32 min to travel the 212.55 mi between San Diego, CA and Bakersfield, CA.

How many times a day do departures from San Diego, CA leave for Bakersfield, CA?

You will be able to travel from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 8 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 4 direct connections from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 4 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA.

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If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

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Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA.

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Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

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If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest San Diego, CA - Bakersfield, CA bus tickets can be found for as low as $13.34 if you’re lucky, or $41.68 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $63.53.

Find the best day to travel to Bakersfield, CA by bus

When travelling to Bakersfield, CA by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

Greyhound is a bus company that provides intercity transportation services across North America. Founded in 1914, it is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in the United States and Canada, serving over 3,800 destinations. Greyhound operates on popular routes such as New York to Boston, Los Angeles to Las Vegas, and Boston to New York.

Services on board FlixBus, Greyhound and Tufesa from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA
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San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
23.95kg
Bus
25.66kg
Flight
68.41kg
Car
54.73kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA?
A bus ticket from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA is $75.97. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $58.98.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA is $58.98. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between San Diego, CA and Bakersfield, CA by bus?
San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA is 212.55 mi.
How long does the bus between San Diego, CA and Bakersfield, CA take?
San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA is on average 6 hr 32 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hr 0 min.
Which companies operate from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA?
The bus journey from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: FlixBus, Greyhound and Tufesa.
How many bus connections per day go from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA?
San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA leave?
The earliest bus from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA departs at 3:35 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA depart?
The latest bus from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA departs at 10:00 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $58.98 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA?
There are on average 4 direct connection(s) from San Diego, CA to go to Bakersfield, CA.
What's the fastest journey time between San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between San Diego, CA and Bakersfield, CA is 5 hr 0 min.
Is there a direct bus from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA?
Yes, there is a direct bus between San Diego, CA and Bakersfield, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA by bus?
The bus journey from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA creates 25.66kg of CO2 emissions.

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