How far is Bakersfield, CA from Modesto, CA?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Bakersfield and Modesto is 191.24 miles (307.77 km).

Flight distance from Bakersfield, CA to Modesto, CA is 191.24 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 24 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 22 minutes to travel from Bakersfield to Modesto with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Bakersfield, California to Modesto, California is: 203.22 miles (327.05 km) by car.

Driving from Bakersfield to Modesto will take approximately 03 hours 22 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 Modesto

The third most populous city in Stanislaus County, California. It is located in the Central Valley of California. Modesto is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many outdoor activities, and its many attractions, such as the Gallo Center for the Arts and the McHenry Mansion.

Population 215666
GPS Coordinates 37°38'21"N 120°59'49"W
Latitude 37.6391000
Longitude -120.9968800
Altitude 28
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Bakersfield and Modesto

The distance between Bakersfield and Modesto is 327 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 38 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 Modesto. The current time is 23:05:16.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 06 hours 46 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 05 hours 04 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 04 hours 03 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 23 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 02 hours 54 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 42 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 32 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 27.15 liters (7.17 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Bakersfield and Modesto.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Bakersfield to Modesto is $38.4 (diesel $44.43).

California gas prices.

Gasoline Mid Grade Premium Diesel
Gallon $5.36 $5.59 $5.74 $6.2
Total $38.4 $40.1 $41.18 $44.43

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 June 21, 2024.

How did we calculate the distance?

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

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