The flight time from West Sacramento, California to Bakersfield, California is:

1 hour, 1 minute

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Flying time from West Sacramento, CA to Bakersfield, CA

The total flight duration from West Sacramento, CA to Bakersfield, CA is 1 hour, 1 minute.

This assumes an average flight speed for a commercial airliner of 500 mph, which is equivalent to 805 km/h or 434 knots. It also adds an extra 30 minutes for take-off and landing. Your exact time may vary depending on wind speeds.

If you're planning a trip, remember to add more time for the plane to taxi between the gate and the airport runway. This measurement is only for the actual flying time. You should also factor in airport wait times and possible equipment or weather delays. If you're trying to figure out what time you'll arrive at the destination, you may want to see if there's a time difference between West Sacramento, CA and Bakersfield, CA.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line distance from West Sacramento, CA to Bakersfield, CA ("as the crow flies"), which is about 261 miles or 420 kilometers.

Your trip begins in West Sacramento, California.
It ends in Bakersfield, California.

Your flight direction from West Sacramento, CA to Bakersfield, CA is Southeast (147 degrees from North).

The flight time calculator measures the average flight duration between points. It uses the great circle formula to compute the travel mileage.

West Sacramento, California

City: West Sacramento
State: California
Country: United States
Category: cities

Bakersfield, California

City: Bakersfield
State: California
Country: United States
Category: cities

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