There are 7 ways to get from Berkeley to Reno by bus, train, car, subway or plane

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from W Oakland BART to Reno FlixBus

$11 - $21

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Reno, Nv 8308 / ...

$28 - $67

Train  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station to Reno Amtrak California Zephyr

$47 - $113

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Berkeley to Reno 210 miles

$20 - $30

BART to Oakland, fly  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the BART from Downtown Berkeley BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Reno (RNO) OAK - RNO

$97 - $486

BART to San Francisco, fly  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the BART from MacArthur BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Reno (RNO) SFO - RNO

$141 - $769

Train to San Jose, fly  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Reno (RNO) SJC - RNO

$104 - $476

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Berkeley to Reno. However, there are services departing from Martin Luther King Jr Way:University Av and arriving at Reno, Nv via Oakland, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h.

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The distance between Berkeley and Reno is 176 miles. The road distance is 210 miles.

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The best way to get from Berkeley to Reno without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Berkeley to Reno, including transfers.

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Berkeley to Reno bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Oakland, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Berkeley to Reno is to bus which takes 5 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 46 min.

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The quickest flight from Oakland Airport to Reno Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Berkeley to Reno bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Reno, Nv station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berkeley to Reno is 210 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to drive from Berkeley to Reno.

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JetSuiteX and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Oakland Airport to Reno Airport.

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  • Distance: 176.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

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

Flixbus USA operates a bus from Berkeley to Reno once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $18 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Berkeley to Reno once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $110 and the journey takes 6 h 34 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Reno
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Reno
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Oakland to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Transit Station to Reno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Oakland Coliseum Station Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Downtown Berkeley BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
bart.gov
Subway from MacArthur BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
bart.gov
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from W Oakland BART to Reno
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65

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