Bakersfield, CA Private Jet Charters

Private jet to Bakersfield

Traveling to Bakersfield by private jet offers the ultimate in convenience, privacy, and comfort, ideal for business travelers, music enthusiasts, and those exploring the Southern Central Valley of California. Private flights provide flexible scheduling, access to private terminals, and a personalized travel experience, allowing you to bypass the crowds and delays of commercial airports. Bakersfield, known for its significant role in the oil and agricultural industries, as well as its unique country music heritage, becomes more accessible and enjoyable. Whether visiting for business, attending the iconic Buck Owens’ Crystal Palace, or exploring the natural beauty of nearby Sequoia National Forest, flying privately to Bakersfield ensures a seamless and efficient journey, allowing more time to enjoy this diverse and dynamic city.

Bakersfield, CA Airports & Charter Routes

Welcome to Bakersfield, the heart of California’s Central Valley. Whether you’re exploring the music history of the Bakersfield Sound, indulging in rich agricultural products, or attending a business meeting, JetLevel Aviation ensures a seamless private jet charter experience tailored to your unique preferences.

Fly over Bakersfield’s vast stretches of farmland and marvel at the juxtaposition of urban life and nature. JetLevel Aviation guarantees luxury, timeliness, and safety, ensuring that your journey, both in the air and on the ground, is impeccable.

Our insider recommendations will help you uncover Bakersfield’s hidden gems, from enjoying a live performance at the Buck Owens Crystal Palace to exploring the Kern County Museum. Your adventure begins with a landing at the Meadows Field Airport, conveniently connecting you to the heartbeat of the city.

Today, Bakersfield might be your destination, but tomorrow? Let JetLevel Aviation whisk you away. Dive into our section on Popular Private Jet Charter Routes from Bakersfield to plan your next adventure, be it the entertainment hub of Las Vegas or the tranquil beaches of Santa Barbara.

For alternatives to the main Bakersfield airport, consider the other regional facilities detailed in our section on Alternative Airports in and Around Bakersfield.

Ready to experience the best of California’s Central Valley? Contact JetLevel Aviation to make it a reality. Reach out for a quote or to plan your next private jet charter.

Alternative Airports in and Around Bakersfield

  • Shafter Airport (ICAO: KMIT) – Located 18 miles from Bakersfield, it offers basic amenities like fueling and hangar rentals.
  • Tehachapi Municipal Airport (ICAO: KTSP) – Situated 40 miles east of Bakersfield, with facilities like fueling and aircraft maintenance.
  • Delano Municipal Airport (ICAO: KDLO) – Approximately 31 miles north of Bakersfield, providing fueling and hangar services.
Porterville Municipal Airport (ICAO: KPTV) – Located 71 miles north, it offers fueling, hangar rentals, and maintenance.
Taft-Kern County Airport (ICAO: L17) – Just 28 miles west of Bakersfield, offering fueling services.

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For more information on these and other airports, visit our Airport Directory.

Popular Private Jet Charter Routes to Bakersfield

  • Los Angeles to Bakersfield A 113-mile route usually covered in about 30 minutes with a Turboprop like the Pilatus PC-12.
  • San Francisco to Bakersfield – This 250-mile journey can be covered in approximately 1 hour with a Very Light Jet like the Vision Jet.
  • San Diego to Bakersfield – A 233-mile trip usually done in around 1 hour with a Light Jet like the Lear 45XR.
  • Phoenix to Bakersfield – Covering 324 miles in about 1.25 hours with a Midsize Jet like the Citation XLS.
  • Las Vegas to Bakersfield – A distance of 223 miles can be covered in 1 hour with a Super Midsize Jet like the Falcon 50EX.

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Private Jet Charter Estimates

How much does it cost to charter a flight to or from Bakersfield?

Depending on various factors like the type of aircraft and flight duration, the cost to charter a private jet can vary. For instance, a private jet rental from Los Angeles to Bakersfield might cost $2,450 or more in a Turboprop. Here’s an estimate for private jet charter flights to/from Bakersfield:

To/From Location

Aircraft Type


Avg. Flight Time (hrs)

Targeted Price (One-way)

Los Angeles





San Francisco

Very Light Jet




San Diego

Light Jet





Midsize Jet




Las Vegas

Super Midsize Jet




Please be aware that the prices listed above are only approximate values; the actual cost for each trip can vary based on numerous factors and we cannot guarantee these exact amounts for every individual flight.

Private Jet Prices – Ballpark Hourly Rates

Private jet prices can vary widely based on the size of the aircraft, the distance of the flight, and other factors. Here are some ballpark hourly rates:

Aircraft Type



Ballpark Hourly Rate


Pilatus PC12



Very Light Jet

Phenom 100



Light Jet

Hawker 400XP



Midsize Jet

Lear 60



Super midsize Jet

Citation Sovereign



Heavy Jet

Gulfstream G-IV



Please be aware that the prices listed above are only approximate values; the actual cost for each trip can vary based on numerous factors, and we cannot guarantee these exact amounts for every individual flight

Aircraft Available for Bakersfield Charter

Here are some of the aircraft available for charter flights to and from Bakersfield, CA:

For more information on these and other charter aircraft, visit our Private Jet Charter Aircraft.

Frequently Asked Questions

Bakersfield is renowned for its music, the “Bakersfield Sound”, agricultural produce, and being an essential hub for the oil and energy industries.

Meadows Field Airport in Bakersfield mainly handles domestic flights. However, private jet charters offer more flexibility in destinations.

Bakersfield is approximately 115 miles inland from the Pacific Coast, making it a quick flight to coastal cities like Santa Barbara or Pismo Beach.

Bakersfield, CA Travel Guide

Weather in Bakersfield, CA

Bakersfield enjoys a semi-arid climate, with hot summers and mild winters. July’s average high temperature reaches around 98°F, while January’s average low is approximately 39°F.


Travel Concierge Services

At JetLevel Aviation, we offer concierge services to enhance your stay in Bakersfield, including luxury hotel reservations, dining bookings, and tailored sightseeing tours.

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Must-see Attractions & Experiences in Bakersfield

  • Kern County Museum – Discover over 150 years of local history through exhibits and preserved historical buildings.
  • Murray Family Farms – Spend a day picking fresh fruits, navigating the corn maze, or indulging in homemade farm treats.

Top Luxury Hotels in Bakersfield

    • The Padre Hotel – A historic boutique hotel offering chic decor and modern amenities.

High-end Restaurants in Bakersfield

  • The Belvedere Room – Located inside the Padre Hotel, it offers exquisite American classics.

Top Business Venues in Bakersfield

Arts and Culture Sights of Bakersfield

Golf Courses in Bakersfield

      • Bakersfield Country Club – A challenging 18-hole course set against the stunning backdrop of the Southern Sierra Mountains.
    • Seven Oaks Country Club – Features three meticulously maintained nine-hole courses, each with unique challenges.

Emergency Services and Contacts in Bakersfield, CA

In case of emergencies, here are some important contacts:

  • Call 911 for immediate assistance in any emergency situation.

Enjoy your visit to Bakersfield, California!

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Message from Our CEO

Ricky Gomulka - CEO and Founder of JetLevel Aviation

Hello, I’m Ricky Gomulka, CEO and Founder of JetLevel Aviation. With two decades in the private jet charter industry, I’m committed to providing the best in luxury travel. I founded JetLevel Aviation in 2019 with the vision of redefining the industry standard for safety, reliability, and customer satisfaction. Today, we’re proud to be recognized by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and work exclusively with operators certified by the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and the International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO). I invite you to experience the JetLevel Aviation difference on your next journey.


Ricky Gomulka.

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