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Prices were available within the past 7 days and start at $95 for one-way flights and $189 for round trip, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Cheap flights to Bakersfield (BFL)

Get started finding a cheap flight to Bakersfield on Expedia by either choosing a deal on this page or entering into the search bar your travel dates, origin airport, and whether you want roundtrip or one-way airfare. You can filter for flexibility, number of stops, airline, and departure/arrival times to find the best flight for you.

We recommend using the ‘Flexible Dates’ calendar at the top of the page to see the price of plane tickets on the surrounding dates. This allows you to pick the cheapest days to fly if your trip allows flexibility and score cheap flight deals to Bakersfield.

Roundtrip prices range from $189 - $245, and one-ways to Bakersfield start as low as $95.

Be aware that choosing a non-stop flight can sometimes be more expensive while saving you time. And routes with connections may be available at a cheaper rate.

Airlines that fly to Bakersfield (BFL)

You have several options for which airline you choose to travel with to Bakersfield. There are 10 airlines flying into BFL: American Airlines, United. 

Cheap plane tickets may be available from different airlines at different times and with unique terms. It’s best to understand the details of each airline’s offer before judging its value.

For example, if you plan to check a bag or bring a carry-on, check whether the cheap airfare deal includes a baggage allowance. If not, verify whether the baggage fee is higher than the difference of other airline plane ticket deals offering free checked/carry-on baggage in exchange for a slightly higher airfare. 

Additionally, your preferred frequent flyer membership programs may influence your choice of cheap airline. Expedia allows you to enter your membership numbers during checkout to earn points from your airline and Expedia Rewards—all while getting a great deal and planning all your travel in one online platform.

Find the best deals

At Expedia, we source many flight deals from multiple providers, so you can easily find the best deals that are right for you. A great strategy for getting the best deals can be to make sure you book and travel at the optimal times. Airfare to Bakersfield (BFL) varies throughout the year based on seasonal demand. You’ll see the lowest rates for roundtrips to BFL in January and in January for one-ways.

Cancellation & flexibility

To change or cancel eligible flights, go to ‘My Trips’ and navigate to your itinerary. If you booked within the last 24-hours, you might be able to cancel your flight for free. Learn more about flight changes or cancellations from our customer service portal. Some plane tickets are available with no change fees, which you can filter for during your search.

Frequently asked questions

Where can I learn more about changing or canceling my flight to Bakersfield?
For more information about updating your flight to Bakersfield or canceling it, head over to our Customer Service Portal.
How do I find cheap flights to Bakersfield that have flexible change policies?
Many airlines offer the option to reschedule your flight without a change fee. All you pay is the difference between the original flight and the new flight you select. When you’re searching for flights to Bakersfield, you’ll see a “no change fees” filter for you to select.
Can I fly to Bakersfield now?
Check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor to learn all there is to know about the latest travel restrictions to Bakersfield before flying in. Everything from quarantine requirements to health authority information is constantly updated here to keep you well informed.
What is the name of Bakersfield's airport?
Meadows Field Airport (BFL) is the sole airport in Bakersfield.
How far is Meadows Field Airport (BFL) from central Bakersfield?
If you’re staying in central Bakersfield, you’ll be there within moments after flying into Meadows Field Airport (BFL). This terminal is just 4 mi from downtown.
What airport is best to fly into Bakersfield?
A flight to Bakersfield means hitting the tarmac at BFL. Disembark the plane, grab your luggage and you’ll be 4 mi from downtown.
How many airlines fly to Bakersfield?
You have a number of options if you’re jetting to Bakersfield. Select from 2 airlines that service the city from 4 airports worldwide.
Which airlines fly to Bakersfield?
The majority of flights into Bakersfield are offered by American Airlines. The most preferred route is from Phoenix, and American Airlines flies this route the most frequently.
How many nonstop flights are there to Bakersfield?
Arranging an amazing Bakersfield escape is child’s play when there are 48 direct flights every week to pick from.
Where are the most popular flights to Bakersfield departing from?
The most popular flights to Bakersfield set off from Phoenix, Dallas and San Francisco airports.
How long is the flight to Bakersfield Airport?
Which city you depart from determines how long you’ll be strapped into your seat. From Phoenix to Bakersfield, the average flight time is 1 hour and 31 minutes. From Dallas it’s roughly 3 hours and 27 minutes, and from San Francisco it’s 1 hour and 7 minutes.
How to book the cheapest flight to Bakersfield?
If you’d like to have some extra spending money on your Bakersfield vacation, listen up! As every seasoned jet-setter will tell you, don’t book at the very last minute. Prices are usually highest just prior to the departure date. Also, shop around and compare your options. If your destination has more than one airport, you may be able to score an excellent deal by flying into one that’s farther away. Lastly, be prepared to lock in your seat quickly if you find an irresistible price. It might not be available for too long! With a bit of knowledge and a little luck, the perfect airfare will be yours.
How to survive the flight to Bakersfield?
We’ve rounded up all the info you need to make your journey a pleasant experience. Follow our tips and you’ll be cruising through airport security and discovering Bakersfield before you know it.What to pack in your hand luggage:

  • The secret to having a pain-free flight experience is to pack ahead. Start with the essentials: passport, travel docs, bank cards and important medications. Next, take on board items that’ll help keep you occupied, like your laptop or a few magazines. It’s also wise to pack your chargers, a comfy neck pillow and a pair of earplugs. And of course, be sure to toss in toiletries like a toothbrush, facial wipes and a fresh change of clothes.

Do not pack the following items in your hand luggage:

  • Make sure you don’t have a pocket knife hiding in one of the compartments of your hand luggage. Other banned items include flammable or explosive products, such as aerosol cans and fuel, and gels and liquids in containers with a volume of more than 3.4 ounces (100 milliliters).

What to wear on a flight:

  • Comfort should always be your highest priority when picking what to wear on board. Consider your footwear choice carefully too, as swollen feet are a common occurrence. Slightly roomy, flat shoes are always a smart option.
  • Caused by sustained periods of immobility, deep vein thrombosis (DVT) is a serious condition that can affect passengers on long-haul flights. The great news is there are numerous ways to lower your risk of developing it. Keep your fluids up, get up and wander the aisles as much as you can and wear compression tights or socks.

How to get through airport security fast when flying to Bakersfield?
The answer is simple — be prepared. We’ve rounded up some useful tips for a speedy trip through security. Watch out Bakersfield, here you come:

  • First things first. Your ID and travel documents will need to be shown to airport security. Have them easily accessible to avoid fumbling around for them.
  • The X-ray machine comes next. Remove anything on you that is likely to set off the alarm. This includes items like earphones or headphones, as well as heavy jackets or coats. They’ll need to be placed on the conveyor belt for screening.
  • Your electronic devices like phones and laptops will also need to go on a tray for inspection. No need to worry though, you’ll be back online in no time.
  • Any liquids or gels, such as perfume or hairspray, that you want to bring on board need to be in containers no larger than 3.4 ounces (100 milliliters). Also, everything must fit inside a quart-size (one liter), clear zip-close bag.
  • Choosing your footwear wisely can save you several precious minutes. Boots are often required to be removed and X-rayed separately. Slip-on shoes are usually not.
  • Take all prohibited items out of your carry-on bag. If you have any sharp or pointed objects, pack them in your checked suitcase. They won’t be allowed on board.

Flights to Bakersfield information
Destination AirportMeadows Field
Destination Airport IATA CodeBFL
Destination City NameBakersfield
Flight Price$238

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Prices were available within the past 7 days and start at $95 for one-way flights and $189 for round trip, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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