How far is Bakersfield, CA from Los Angeles, CA?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Bakersfield and Los Angeles is 101.34 miles (163.08 km).

Flight distance from Bakersfield, CA to Los Angeles, CA is 101.34 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 13 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 12 minutes to travel from Bakersfield to Los Angeles with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Bakersfield, California to Los Angeles, California is: 113.62 miles (182.86 km) by car.

Driving from Bakersfield to Los Angeles will take approximately 01 hours 56 minutes.

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#1 Bakersfield

The fifth most populous city in California and the center of the Bakersfield metropolitan area. It is located in the southern San Joaquin Valley in central California. Bakersfield is known for its oil industry, its agriculture, and its many attractions, such as the Kern County Museum and the California Living Museum.

Population 385725
GPS Coordinates 35°22'24"N 119°1'7"W
Latitude 35.3732900
Longitude -119.0187100
Altitude 123
Country United States
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#2 Los Angeles

The second most populous city in the United States and the center of the Los Angeles metropolitan area. It is located on the coast of Southern California, at the head of the Santa Monica Bay. Los Angeles is a major center for the entertainment industry and is home to many Hollywood studios.

Population 3970219
GPS Coordinates 34°3'8"N 118°14'37"W
Latitude 34.0522300
Longitude -118.2436800
Altitude 89
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Bakersfield and Los Angeles

The distance between Bakersfield and Los Angeles is 183 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 01 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Bakersfield and Los Angeles. The current time is 19:12:46.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 47 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 50 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 16 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 53 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 37 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 30 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 25 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 15.18 liters (4.01 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Bakersfield and Los Angeles.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Bakersfield to Los Angeles is $21.47 (diesel $24.84).

California gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $5.36 $5.59 $5.74 $6.2
Total $21.47 $22.42 $23.03 $24.84

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price (in California ) per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $5.355 (Diesel $6.196) /gallon. Last changed prices on July 15, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Bakersfield and Los Angeles (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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