Shortest distance between Salinas and Bakersfield is 172.71 miles (277.95 km).
Flight distance from Salinas, CA to Bakersfield, CA 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).
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.
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 04:57:40.
|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|
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 $30.52 (diesel $36.08).
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 $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on May 24, 2022.
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.