Cheap flights from Phoenix to Bakersfield (PHX - BFL)

Know your dates, get live prices in seconds:

From
To
Depart
Return
Any month
Compare vs. Cheapflights |
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Depart
Depart
Time
Anytime

We work with more than 300 partners to bring you better travel deals

The best prices from Phoenix to Bakersfield are usually found in April or May, booked 49 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Phoenix (PHX) to Bakersfield (BFL)

All the information you need to plan the best PHX to BFL flight in 2021: compare Phoenix to Bakersfield flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Bakersfield.
PHX - BFL
Price
$173 - $277
BFL
Temperature
59 - 98.6 °F
BFL
Precipitation
0 - 1.5 inches

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 15% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$173

From Phoenix to Bakersfield

One-way from

$79

One-way flight from Phoenix to Bakersfield

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Phoenix to Bakersfield?

Travelers have found that booking a Tuesday departure is the best way to save up to 65% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Phoenix to Bakersfield (PHX - BFL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Phoenix to Bakersfield in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 39% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Phoenix to Bakersfield in July, August 2021

The best prices found for PHX to BFL flights for July, August
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$157pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$166pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$175pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Phoenix to Bakersfield 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Bakersfield from Phoenix found for this year
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$157pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$166pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$175pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Non-stop flights to Bakersfield from Phoenix

Save time with Phoenix to Bakersfield direct flight deals
18 Aug - 21 Aug
$157pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
18 Aug - 22 Aug
$177pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
27 Aug - 29 Aug
$197pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

Last minute flights from Phoenix to Bakersfield

Late deals on round-trip flights to Bakersfield from Phoenix, departing today and this week
4 Aug - 5 Aug
$429pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
American Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
American Airlines
Non-Stop
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
4 Aug - 5 Aug
$438pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
3 Aug - 4 Aug
$447pp
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
BFL
Bakersfield Meadows Field
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
PHX
Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl

One-way flights to Bakersfield from Phoenix

The cheapest one-way flights from Phoenix to Bakersfield
4:13 am - 5:42 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
1h 29m
PHX - BFL
American Airlines
4:13 am - 5:42 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
1h 29m
PHX - BFL
American Airlines
4:18 am - 5:47 am
American Airlines
Nonstop
1h 29m
PHX - BFL
American Airlines

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Phoenix</span> to <span class="emphasized">Bakersfield</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Phoenix to Bakersfield

Are flight prices decreasing from Phoenix to Bakersfield due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Phoenix and Bakersfield for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl to Bakersfield Meadows Field have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

American Airlines and United Airlines are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

What airports do I use to fly from Phoenix to Bakersfield?

If you book a flight from Phoenix to Bakersfield, you will be flying from Sky Harbor Intl to Meadows Field. Flights to Bakersfield Meadows Field (BFL) from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl (PHX) take 1h 20m for a nonstop flight. There are 3 flights from Sky Harbor Intl to Bakersfield per day from 2 airlines.

Can I find flights from Phoenix to Bakersfield for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Phoenix to Bakersfield for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on American Airlines for just $157, but on average you can expect to pay $224.

Are there nonstop flights from Phoenix to Bakersfield for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 11 direct flights from Phoenix to Bakersfield under $200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Phoenix to Bakersfield is less than $261.

Are there last-minute flights available from Phoenix to Bakersfield for under $500?

There are currently 13+ open flights from Phoenix to Bakersfield within the next 7 days for less than $500.

What days are nonstop flights available from Phoenix to Bakersfield?

Nonstop flights can be found on the following days: Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 35 users have taken a look at flights from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl to Bakersfield Meadows Field.

Does it rain more in Phoenix or Bakersfield?

When traveling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Phoenix is typically greater than that of Bakersfield. We can gather that this will continue over the next 6 days.

Is Phoenix weather warmer or cooler than Bakersfield?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 108 °F's in July, on average. The temperature in Bakersfield is generally colder than in Phoenix. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long is the flight from Phoenix to Bakersfield?

American Airlines and United Airlines can get you from Phoenix to Bakersfield in just under 1h 20m. Your travel time can differ by up to 3h 03m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Phoenix to Bakersfield round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Phoenix to Bakersfield is American Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $157 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is United Airlines, starting at $175. Users have found that American Airlines is 33% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Phoenix to Bakersfield one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for American Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $79. Users have also found tickets on United Airlines for as little as $88.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Bakersfield, CA

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Bakersfield from Phoenix?

Information is based on travel restrictions for travel to Bakersfield Meadows Field within the United States

Most visitors from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Bakersfield Meadows Field.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Bakersfield Meadows Field.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Bakersfield Meadows Field.

Do I need a test to fly back to Phoenix from Bakersfield?

Returning to Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl from Bakersfield Meadows Field

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Bakersfield Meadows Field must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Bakersfield Meadows Field are not required to quarantine after entering Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl.

Hide COVID Travel Restrictions for Bakersfield, CA

Alternative routes for Phoenix to Bakersfield

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Bakersfield

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Phoenix to Bakersfield.
Flight duration
1h 31m
Average temperature for July in Bakersfield
98.6 °F

Airports servicing Phoenix

Airports servicing Bakersfield

Hourly flight availability from Phoenix to Bakersfield

See what time of day planes typically take off from Phoenix towards Bakersfield.
Morning 6 AM to noon 33% of PHX to BFL departures
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 33% of PHX to BFL departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 33% of PHX to BFL departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of PHX to BFL departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Phoenix to Bakersfield
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Phoenix to Bakersfield.
Sunday
3 daily flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
Home North America USA California Bakersfield Cheap flights from Phoenix to Bakersfield