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Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA by train

The journey from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA by train is 210.14 mi and takes 7 hr 8 min. There are 7 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:00 AM and the last at 11:12 PM. It is possible to travel from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA by train for as little as $36.06 or as much as $76.86. The best price for this journey is $36.06.

Lowest Price$36.06
Journey Duration7 hr 8 min
Connection per Day7
Lowest Price$36.06
Highest Price$76.86
First Departure1:00 AM
Last Departure11:12 PM
Distance210.14 mi
DepartureBakersfield, CA
ArrivalSan Jose, CA
CarriersAmtrak

Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, Apr 18, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA by train?

The cheapest train tickets from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA cost $36.06. On average, you can expect to spend around $49.85 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about $49.85 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How much time will it take to go from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA by train?

The distance between Bakersfield, CA and San Jose, CA is approximately 210.14 mi. In general, it will take you about 7 hr 8 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The journey from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA covers a distance of 210.14 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 7 hr 8 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 5 hr 55 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

Which stations can I use on the Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA route?

Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Bakersfield, CA from the following stations: Bakersfield Chambela,Downtown Bakersfield. Arriving at San Jose, CA, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: San Jose Diridon Station. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in San Jose, CA.

How many journeys from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA are there every day?

The route from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Bakersfield, CA 7 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 0 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 7 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, 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.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

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 Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA.

Always check special offers

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.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

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 Bakersfield, CA - San Jose, CA train tickets can be found for as low as $30.01 if you’re lucky, or $77.22 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $109.96.

Find the best day to travel to San Jose, CA by train

When travelling to San Jose, CA by train, 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!

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Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
23.67kg
Bus
25.36kg
Flight
67.64kg
Car
54.11kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Bakersfield, CA and San Jose, CA are 23.67kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Bakersfield, CA and San Jose, CA? By taking the train between Bakersfield, CA and San Jose, CA you will save 43.97kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.69kg compared to a bus and 30.44kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA?
A train ticket from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA is $49.85. 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 $36.06.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA is $36.06. 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 Bakersfield, CA and San Jose, CA by train?
Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA is 210.14 mi.
How long does the train between Bakersfield, CA and San Jose, CA take?
Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA is on average 7 hr 8 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hr 55 min.
How many train connections per day go from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA?
Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA has 7 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA leave?
The earliest train from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA departs at 1:00 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 train from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA depart?
The latest train from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA departs at 11:12 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 Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $36.06 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.
What's the fastest journey time between Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Bakersfield, CA and San Jose, CA is 5 hr 55 min.
Is there a direct train from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between Bakersfield, CA and San Jose, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA by train?
The train journey from Bakersfield, CA to San Jose, CA creates 23.67kg of CO2 emissions.

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