Whiskey Flat Days in Kernville this weekend

Whiskey Flat Days are this weekend in Kernville, and to help celebrate Kern Transit will be offering a FREE shuttle between Lake Isabella and Kernville all day on SATURDAY.  Avoid the parking hassle and take Kern Transit!

Schedule updates starting Friday 2-7-2020

Beginning Friday, February 7th, there will be time changes to some trips onRoutes 100, 130, and 140.  Also, the Mojave Airport stop will be discontinued, and the Inyokern stop will be moved to the transit center.

New Bus Stop in Wasco

Beginning Monday, September 9, 2019, Kern Transit buses will no longer stop at the Wasco Amtrak station.  A new bus stop has been constructed near City Hall on 8th Street between F Street and G Street.

Sales of bus passes at Lake Isabella office to end

KERN RIVER VALLEY PASSENGERS: Effective Monday, September 9th, Kern Transit bus passes will no longer be sold at the Lake Isabella office. We offer several other ways to purchase passes: By phone: (661) 862-8648 By Mail: Kern Transit, 2700 “M” Street #400, Bakersfield CA 93301 In Person: Public Services Building, 1st Floor Cashier, 2700 “M”… Read more »

Kern Transit begins Santa Clarita pilot project

Beginning Wednesday, May 1st, Kern Transit will offer 7 weekday roundtrips connecting Bakersfield, Frazier Park and Santa Clarita as part of a two-year pilot project funded through the Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality (CMAQ) program. A schedule of times can be found here:  Route 130 and 210 v1 SC b

No Longer Accepting Pennies in Fareboxes

Effective immediately: Before heading to your stop, remember to sort out pennies from silver coins! ☝🏼 In order to help alleviate longer boarding times, we are no longer taking pennies in our fareboxes.💰 We appreciate you understanding and patience as we continue to make changes that will improve our service and your rider experience.🚌 -Kern… Read more »

Bakersfield College Students Now Ride FREE!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Kiley Norvell 559.454.9400 x216   BAKERSFIELD COLLEGE STUDENTS CAN RIDE FREE WITH KERN TRANSIT With a valid student ID, students can travel for free throughout Kern County BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (August 15, 2018) – For the first time, Kern Transit is honored to announce that they will be offering free rides… Read more »