How far is San Diego from Bakersfield?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between San Diego and Bakersfield is 212.08 miles (341.31 km).

Flight distance from San Diego, CA to Bakersfield, CA is 212.08 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 28 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 25 minutes to travel from San Diego to Bakersfield with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from San Diego, California to Bakersfield, California is: 238.03 miles (383.07 km) by car.

Driving from San Diego to Bakersfield will take approximately 03 hours 46 minutes.

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#1 San Diego

City in San Diego County, California, United States, eighth largest city in the country by population

Population 1422420
GPS Coordinates 32°42'57"N 117°9'53"W
Latitude 32.7157100
Longitude -117.1647200
Altitude 20
Country United States
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#2 Bakersfield

County seat of Kern County, California, United States

Population 385725
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 San Diego and Bakersfield

The distance between San Diego and Bakersfield is 383 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 04 hours 15 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 San Diego and Bakersfield. The current time is 05:16:25.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 07 hours 55 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 05 hours 57 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 04 hours 45 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 03 hours 58 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 03 hours 24 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 03 hours 10 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 02 hours 58 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 31.79 liters (8.4 gallon) of gas to cover the route between San Diego and Bakersfield.
The estimated cost of gas to go from San Diego to Bakersfield is $34.45 (diesel $40.73).

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 July 02, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between San Diego and Bakersfield (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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