Distance from Bakersfield, CA to Salt Lake City, UT

Distance

705 mi

Time

12 hours 37 mins

Gas Cost

$50 - $98

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There are 537.14 miles from Bakersfield to Salt Lake City in northeast direction and 705 miles (1,134.59 kilometers) by car, following the I-15 route.

Bakersfield and Salt Lake City are 12 hours 37 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop.

This is the fastest route from Bakersfield, CA to Salt Lake City, UT. The halfway point is Moapa, NV.

Please note the time difference between Bakersfield, CA and Salt Lake City, UT is 1 hour. The current time in Bakersfield is 3:58 pm and the current time in Salt Lake City is 4:58 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with an MPG of will need 32.63 gallons of gas to cover the route between Bakersfield, CA and Salt Lake City, UT.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Bakersfield to Salt Lake City is $81.56.

During the route, an average car will release 639.19 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. Your carbon footprint is 0.91 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Halfway Point Between Bakersfield, CA and Salt Lake City, UT

If you want to meet halfway between Bakersfield, CA and Salt Lake City, UT or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 36.735897 and -114.431905, or 36º 44' 9.2292" N, 114º 25' 54.858" W. This location is 352.35 miles away from Bakersfield, CA and Salt Lake City, UT and it would take approximately 6 hours 18 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Moapa, NV, situated 335.31 miles from Bakersfield, CA and 373.86 miles from Salt Lake City, UT. It would take 6 hours 17 mins to go from Bakersfield to Moapa and 6 hours 31 mins to go from Salt Lake City to Moapa.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include Provo, UT, West Valley City, UT, West Jordan, UT, North Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas, NV and Enterprise, NV.


Best Hotels In or Near Salt Lake City, UT

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Lowest Price Rental Cars in Bakersfield, CA

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From $14

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From $18

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From $24

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Weather in Bakersfield and Salt Lake City

Bakersfield

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 94°F on Tuesday.

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78° 47° 89° 50° 94° 56° 90° 56° 89° 55°
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1 304 degrees 2 350 degrees 2 17 degrees 1 40 degrees 1 96 degrees

Salt Lake City

No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 71°F on Wednesday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Clear day Partly cloudy day
67° 43° 65° 48° 66° 41° 71° 45° 63° 46°
7% Rain probability 8% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 7% Rain probability 7% Rain probability
4 185 degrees 3 303 degrees 2 40 degrees 2 148 degrees 2 277 degrees

Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Bakersfield, CA and Salt Lake City, UT in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 537.14 mi 864.44 km 466.76 nautical mi
Driving distance 705 mi 1,134.58 km 612.63 nautical mi

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