Bakersfield to Vallejo Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $55
Fastest Way Flight — 5h 16min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 41 lb CO2
Available Modes 4 modes — bus, train, flight and by car
Distance 260 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak, United
$57 · 7h 33min · 42 lb of CO2
Bakersfield to Vallejo
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$64 · 5h 47min · 64 lb of CO2
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$246 · 5h 16min · 474 lb of CO2
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Bakersfield to Vallejo Flights

There are 1 airports — BFL — that make sense to fly out of from Bakersfield and 2 airports — OAK, SFO — to access Vallejo. The best deals are usually found by flying out of BFL.

United offers flights from BFL to OAK, SFO.

Out of the 4 total modes of travel to Vallejo from Bakersfield, a flight is the quickest method.

$35 · 4h 40min · 53 lb of CO2
Bakersfield to Vallejo

Drive from Bakersfield to Vallejo

It's 261 miles between Bakersfield to Vallejo. On a typical day, it might take between 4h 40min and 4h 54min from Bakersfield to Vallejo under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 5h 8min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Vallejo 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 $35.

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

The are 11 different ways across 4 unique modes of transportation to help you travel from Bakersfield to Vallejo. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Bakersfield to Vallejo?

On your trip from Bakersfield to Vallejo, 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.

Is the train or the bus better from Bakersfield to Vallejo CA?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Bakersfield to Vallejo. 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 Vallejo is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Bakersfield/Vallejo 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 Vallejo 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 Vallejo? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Vallejo 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 Vallejo 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 Vallejo?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Bakersfield to Vallejo is by bus. The bus costs $55 roughly and will take 7 hours 17 minutes.

How much does Amtrak cost from Bakersfield to Vallejo?

Amtrak costs about $64 between Bakersfield and Vallejo. In total, the train will take roughly 5 hours 47 minutes and there are no connections that you will have to make. We recommend catching the train at BFD Bakersfield Amtrak, which is 1 miles from Bakersfield. Further, once you arrive at MTZ Martinez Amtrak or you will still have 9 miles to Vallejo.

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

The total distance between Bakersfield and Vallejo is 261 miles and will take you about 4 hours 40 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $35.

Travel companies on this route

Amtrak Amtrak from Bakersfield to Vallejo
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International Visitors215-856-7952
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United United from Bakersfield to Vallejo
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