Travel from Bakersfield to Norwalk

4h 58min
447 lb of CO2

Bakersfield to Norwalk Flights

There are 1 airports — BFL — that make sense to fly out of from Bakersfield and 4 airports — LGB, LAX, SNA, BUR — to access Norwalk. The best deals are usually found by flying out of BFL.

3h 20min
19 lb of CO2
13h 26min
156 lb of CO2
2h 14min
26 lb of CO2

Drive from Bakersfield to Norwalk

It's 115 miles between Bakersfield to Norwalk. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 14min and 2h 21min from Bakersfield to Norwalk under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 28min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Norwalk by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $15.

What is the best way to travel from Bakersfield to Norwalk?

The are 13 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Bakersfield to Norwalk. If you're only considering the price, you should check out the bus out of Bakersfield towards Anaheim, as it is the cheapest to Norwalk. It's common to find tickets for as low as $7. Greyhound operates from Bakersfield to Norwalk, so you book your trip with them! Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Bakersfield to Norwalk?

On your trip from Bakersfield to Norwalk, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Bakersfield to Norwalk CA - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Bakersfield to Norwalk. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Norwalk is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Bakersfield/Norwalk buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Bakersfield is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Bakersfield CA and Norwalk during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Bakersfield to Norwalk? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Norwalk traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Norwalk is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Bakersfield to Norwalk?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Bakersfield to Norwalk is by bus. The bus costs $8 roughly and will take 6 hours 15 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from Bakersfield to Norwalk?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between Bakersfield area and Norwalk, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 14 hours 18 minutes. We recommend catching the train at BFD Bakersfield Amtrak, which is about 1 miles from Bakersfield. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at SAC Sacramento.

How long does it take from Bakersfield to Norwalk by car?

The total distance between Bakersfield and Norwalk is 115 miles and will take you about 2 hours 14 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $15.

Bakersfield to Norwalk Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $8
Fastest Way Bus — 3h 18min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 19 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — flight, bus, train and by car
Distance 115 miles
Travel Companies Greyhound, Amtrak

Travel companies on this route

Greyhound from Bakersfield to Norwalk
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Amtrak from Bakersfield to Norwalk
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