How far is Salinas from Bakersfield?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Salinas and Bakersfield is 172.71 miles (277.95 km).

Flight distance from Houston to Atlanta is 172.71 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 25 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 23 minutes to travel from Salinas to Bakersfield with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Salinas, California to Bakersfield, California is: 210.88 miles (339.38 km) by car.

Driving from Salinas to Bakersfield will take approximately 03 hours 22 minutes.

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#1 Salinas

City in California

Population 155465
GPS Coordinates 36°40'40"N 121°39'20"W
Latitude 36.6777400
Longitude -121.6555000
Altitude 16
Country United States
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#2 Bakersfield

County seat of Kern County, California, United States

Population 384145
GPS Coordinates 35°22'24"N 119°1'7"W
Latitude 35.3732900
Longitude -119.0187100
Altitude 123
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Salinas and Bakersfield

The distance between Salinas and Bakersfield is 339 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 03 hours 46 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 Salinas and Bakersfield. The current time is 18:51:02.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 07 hours 01 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 05 hours 16 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 04 hours 13 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 30 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 03 hours 00 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 02 hours 48 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 37 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 28.17 liters (7.44 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Salinas and Bakersfield.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Salinas to Bakersfield is $22.03 (diesel $23.71).

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 per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $2.961 (Diesel $3.186) /gallon. Last changed prices on May 14, 2021.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Salinas and Bakersfield (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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Driving distance from Oakland, CA to Salinas 98.45 miles (158 km)

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Driving distance from Sacramento, CA to Salinas 174.07 miles (280 km)

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