Nearest major airport to Bakersfield, California:

The closest major airport to Bakersfield, California is Meadows Field (BFL / KBFL). This airport is 6 miles from the center of Bakersfield, CA. If you're looking for domestic flights to BFL, check the airlines that fly to BFL.

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International airports near Bakersfield, CA

110 miles: Fresno, CA (FAT / KFAT) Fresno Yosemite International Airport
117 miles: Los Angeles, CA (LAX / KLAX) Los Angeles International Airport
150 miles: Santa Ana, CA (SNA / KSNA) John Wayne Airport
151 miles: Ontario, CA (ONT / KONT) LA/Ontario International Airport

Domestic airports near Bakersfield, CA

6 miles: Bakersfield, CA (BFL / KBFL) Meadows Field
75 miles: Visalia, CA (VIS / KVIS) Visalia Municipal Airport
99 miles: Burbank, CA (BUR / KBUR) Bob Hope Airport
131 miles: Santa Maria, CA (SMX / KSMX) Santa Maria Public Airport
145 miles: San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP / KSBP) San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport
157 miles: Santa Barbara, CA (SBA / KSBA) Santa Barbara Municipal Airport

Local airports near Bakersfield, CA

5 miles: Bakersfield, CA (L45) Bakersfield Municipal Airport
11 miles: Bakersfield, CA (JZS) Rio Bravo
22 miles: Shafter, CA (MIT / KMIT) Shafter Airport
30 miles: Wasco, CA (RQU) Wasco-Kern County
40 miles: Tehachapi, CA (TSP / KTSP) Tehachapi Municipal Airport
50 miles: Porterville, CA (PTV / KPTV) Porterville Municipal Airport
55 miles: Kernville, CA (FVV) Kern Valley

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Bakersfield, California

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

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