There are 6 ways to get from Los Angeles to Reno by plane, tram, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Los Angeles  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Los Angeles (LAX) to Reno (RNO) LAX - RNO

$86 - $315

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 1446
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv 8308 / ...

$59 - $144

4 alternative options

Tram, line 191 bus to Long Beach, fly  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Del Amo Station
  2. Take the line 191 bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
  3. Fly from Long Beach (LGB) to Reno (RNO) LGB - RNO

$83 - $251

Train, bus  •  13 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from L. A. Union Station station to Lancaster station
  2. Take the bus from Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy to Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street
  3. Take the bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street to Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson

$72 - $131

Train  •  19 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Coast Starlight
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Reno Amtrak California Zephyr

$117 - $309

Drive  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Reno 474.4 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Reno is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Reno is to fly which takes 3 h 36 min and costs $85 - $320.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Reno is 625 km. The road distance is 759 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Los Angeles to Reno, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Los Angeles to Reno. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Reno, Nv via Sacramento, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Los Angeles to Reno. However, there are services departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Reno Amtrak via Sacramento Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 36 min.

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What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Reno, NV, USA?

Southwest Airlines, American Airlines and United Airlines fly from Los Angeles to Reno every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Los Angeles to Reno via Sacramento, Ca in around 10 h 49 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno via San Jose
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Long Beach to Reno via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Long Beach to Reno via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Los Angeles to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Long Beach to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $470
Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
13 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $480
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Reno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Bus operators
Long Beach Transit
Website
lbtransit.com
Bus from Del Amo Station Bay 1 to Del Amo & Lakewood Se
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
lbtransit.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$40 - $65
Flexible
$75 - $100
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
ESTA
Phone
+1 760-872-1901
Email
info@estransit.com
Website
estransit.com
Bus from Lancaster - Metrolink 44812 Sierra Hwy to Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
estransit.com
Bus from Bishop - Vons/Kmart 1200 N. Main Street to Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Schedules at
estransit.com

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