Distance from Bakersfield, CA to Phoenix, AZ

Distance

481 mi

Time

8 hours 46 mins

Gas Cost

$35 - $68

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There are 417.51 miles from Bakersfield to Phoenix in southeast direction and 481 miles (774.09 kilometers) by car, following the I-10 and US-95 route.

Bakersfield and Phoenix are 8 hours 46 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Bakersfield, CA to Phoenix, AZ. The halfway point is Mecca, CA.

Please note the time difference between Bakersfield, CA and Phoenix, AZ is 1 hour. The current time in Bakersfield is 1:02 pm and the current time in Phoenix is 2:02 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 22.27 gallons of gas to cover the route between Bakersfield, CA and Phoenix, AZ.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Bakersfield to Phoenix is $57.02.

During the route, an average car will release 436.40 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Bakersfield, CA and Phoenix, AZ

If you want to meet halfway between Bakersfield, CA and Phoenix, AZ or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 33.679131 and -115.970963, or 33º 40' 44.8716" N, 115º 58' 15.4668" W. This location is 240.57 miles away from Bakersfield, CA and Phoenix, AZ and it would take approximately 4 hours 23 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest city or town to the halfway point is Mecca, CA, situated 250.77 miles from Bakersfield, CA and 255.78 miles from Phoenix, AZ. It would take 4 hours 46 mins to go from Bakersfield to Mecca and 4 hours 33 mins to go from Phoenix to Mecca.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Glendale, AZ,Moreno Valley, CA,Riverside, CA,Fontana, CA,Ontario, CA,Pomona, CA,West Covina, CA,El Monte, CA,Pasadena, CA,Glendale, CA,Burbank, CA, and Santa Clarita, CA.

Best Hotels In or Near Phoenix, AZ

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Bakersfield, CA

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Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

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From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

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From $28

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Weather in Bakersfield and Phoenix

Bakersfield

Light rain today, with temperatures peaking at 82°F on Wednesday.

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59% Rain probability 12% Rain probability 11% Rain probability 12% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
1 146 degrees 2 0 degrees 1 42 degrees 2 129 degrees 2 61 degrees

Phoenix

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures bottoming out at 77°F on Monday.

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82° 58° 77° 54° 79° 49° 77° 50° 79° 50°
6% Rain probability 6% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 9% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
2 209 degrees 6 23 degrees 5 46 degrees 2 44 degrees 1 20 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Bakersfield, CA and Phoenix, AZ in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 417.51 mi 671.92 km 362.81 nautical mi
Driving distance 481 mi 774.09 km 417.98 nautical mi

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