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Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA by train

The journey from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA by train is 103.99 mi and takes 2 hr 8 min. There are 5 connections per day, with the first departure at 9:49 AM and the last at 9:49 PM. It is possible to travel from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA by train for as little as $22.98 or as much as $27.71. The best price for this journey is $22.98.

Lowest Price$22.98
Journey Duration2 hr 8 min
Connection per Day5
Lowest Price$22.98
Highest Price$27.71
First Departure9:49 AM
Last Departure9:49 PM
Distance103.99 mi
DepartureFresno, CA
ArrivalBakersfield, CA
CarriersAmtrak

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Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA?

Prices will vary when you travel from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA. On average, though, you'll pay about $24.39 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $22.98, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. 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.
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When you're traveling from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $24.39. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does the journey from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA take by train?

The journey between Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA by train is approximately 103.99 mi. It will take you more or less 2 hr 8 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The distance between Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA is around 103.99 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 2 hr 8 min. However, the fastest routes between Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA take 2 hr 8 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

What time are the first and last departures from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA?

The first daily departure from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA leaves at 9:49 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 9:49 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. The first departure of the night from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA leaves at 9:49 AM, while the last journey sets out at 9:49 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

When traveling from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA by train, which stations can I use?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA. You can start your journey in Fresno, CA at stations such as Fresno Station,Fresno California. These connect to stations including Bakersfield Chambela,Downtown Bakersfield in Bakersfield, CA. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA.

How many journeys from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA take place each day?

The route from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, 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 Fresno, CA 5 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 5 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 0 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 Fresno, 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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Cheap train tickets from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Fresno, 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.

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 Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, 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.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA

The cheapest Fresno, CA - Bakersfield, CA train tickets can be found for as low as $20.51 if you’re lucky, or $26.42 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $47.69.

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

When travelling to Bakersfield, 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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Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
11.72kg
Bus
12.55kg
Flight
33.47kg
Car
26.78kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA are 11.72kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA? By taking the train between Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA you will save 21.75kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.83kg compared to a bus and 15.06kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA?
A train ticket from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA is $24.39. 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 $22.98.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA is $22.98. 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 Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA by train?
Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA is 103.99 mi.
How long does the train between Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA take?
Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA is on average 2 hr 8 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 8 min.
How many train connections per day go from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA?
Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA has 5 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA leave?
The earliest train from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA departs at 9:49 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 Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA depart?
The latest train from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA departs at 9:49 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 Fresno, 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 train ticket we have found is $22.98 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 Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA?
There are on average 5 direct connection(s) from Fresno, CA to go to Bakersfield, CA.
What's the fastest journey time between Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA is 2 hr 8 min.
Is there a direct train from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA?
Yes, there is a direct train between Fresno, CA and Bakersfield, CA.
What are the CO2 emissions for Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA by train?
The train journey from Fresno, CA to Bakersfield, CA creates 11.72kg of CO2 emissions.

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