Flying to Bakersfield? The main airports in the area are Meadows Field Airport, Bakersfield Municipal Airport, Shafter - Minter Field. We recommend looking up how to get to your accommodation beforehand so that you can have a stress-free, comfortable trip. There are several universities local to Bakersfield, such as River & University, River & University, Haley & University. If you're a prospective student, find out which one offers the best course in your area of interest, and then look for a room nearby. There are plenty of great museums to visit in Bakersfield such as The Kern County Museum, Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, Bakersfield Museum of Art. With so many choices, you'll never be hard-pressed to find something that interests you. Bring a friend along and make a day out of it. Bakersfield has great transport links: benefit from train services to thousands of destinations from the nearby Amtrak Station - BFD, Amtrak Train And Bus Station. The trains will take you to all major cities if you want to plan a getaway for the weekend.