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Fares from $163 One Way, $322 Round Trip from New York to Bakersfield

Prices starting at $322 for return flights and $163 for one-way flights to Bakersfield were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Route Information for Flights from New York to Bakersfield

Origin Airport IATA CodeNYC
Destination Airport IATA CodeBFL
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Flights from New York to Bakersfield

Airports in New York

Three airports service the New York metropolitan area: John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport, LaGuardia Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport. JFK is located 20 miles from Manhattan on JFK Access Road. LaGuardia is located 6.5 miles from Manhattan on Ditmars Boulevard. Newark is located 16 miles from Manhattan on Brewster Road in Newark, New Jersey. Numerous airlines service the three airports, including North American, JetBlue and United Airlines. The Orbitz.com website can find you cheap flights from New York to any domestic or international destination.

Parking and Transportation

All three airports have long-term parking options available. JFK and Newark both charge $18 per day for long-term parking. The long-term parking at LaGuardia Airport costs $33 per day for the first two days, and $18 per day for each additional day. The NYC Airporter shuttle takes passengers from New York to JFK and LaGuardia airports. The bus fare is $12.75 to LaGuardia and $15.75 to JFK. The subway also runs between Manhattan, LaGuardia and JFK. Cab fare from Manhattan runs between $30 and $50, depending on which airport you're heading to. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, Orbitz.com can reserve a rental car for you.

Dining at the Airports

If you need to grab a bite to eat before your flight, all three airports have on-site restaurants. Some of the dining options include McDonald's, Dunkin' Donuts and Starbucks. Using Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from New York means that all of your travel details are handled before you arrive at the airport. This gives you plenty of time to relax and enjoy a meal before your flight.

Bakersfield, CA, Airport Information

Use Orbitz.com for fast and convenient service when you are searching for cheap flights to Bakersfield. Orbitz.com compares airline rates simultaneously, allowing you to book the best rate for your budget. When you arrive in Bakersfield, you will land at the Meadows Field Airport located at 3701 Wings Way, which is about seven miles from downtown. United, Continental and US Airways offer flights to the airport. Orbitz.com will find these airlines' best available rates.

Bakersfield Ground Transportation

Ground transportation to your hotel is available by car rental and taxi. Two taxi companies, American Cab and Yellow Cab, provide 24-hour service. Their rates are metered and vary by the company. If you prefer the freedom of a rental car, Avis, Budget, Hertz, and National have rental offices located in the airport. Orbitz.com will prearrange your rental when you book your airline tickets.

Bakersfield Weather Information

The weather in Bakersfield ranges from mild to hot. Summer temperatures easily approach the 100 degree mark with lows around 70 degrees. Winter temperatures average near 60 degrees with lows around 40 degrees. Bakersfield doesn't receive much precipitation; February has the highest average, around 1.28 inches.

Bakersfield Attractions Information

Bakersfield offers plenty of entertainment for everyone, including the Kern County Museum, Fox Theater, River's End Rafting, and The Links at Riverlakes Ranch golf club. Check with Orbitz.com for a complete list of attractions and activities to enjoy while you are in Bakersfield.

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Flights from New York to Bakersfield - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from New York to Bakersfield?

Flying from Newark, NJ Airport (EWR-Liberty Intl.) to Bakersfield, CA Airport (BFL-Meadows Field)? Breaking up the journey is your only option as there are no carriers that fly nonstop on this route. However, United Airlines, Air New Zealand and American Airlines offer the next best thing — a flight with just one stopover.

What is the shortest flight from New York to Bakersfield?

Use the opportunity to kick back and unwind on the flight from New York to Bakersfield. The fastest flight time from Newark, NJ Airport (EWR-Liberty Intl.) to Bakersfield, CA Airport (BFL-Meadows Field) is 6 hours and 32 minutes, which gives you ample time to indulge in a tipple or get absorbed in a good movie.

How many hours flight from New York to Bakersfield?

It usually takes about 7 hours and 11 minutes to fly from EWR to BFL. Breeze through this medium-haul journey by watching TV shows and listening to podcasts. Alternatively, why not catch up on some rest?

What airlines have the most flights from New York to Bakersfield?

At the moment, you can't fly direct from New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to Bakersfield, CA Airport (BFL-Meadows Field). However, you will be able to book flights with one or more stops. Look on the positive side — use the time to stretch your legs or go in search of a nice meal!

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