There are 4 ways to get from Fairfield to South Lake Tahoe by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train, bus  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service / ...

$47 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Suisun City to Sacramento, Ca 8302 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service / ...

$38 - $64

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Fairfield to South Lake Tahoe 145.7 miles

$14 - $21

Bus, fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Suisun City to Oakland, Ca
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Reno (RNO) SFO - RNO
  3. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu

$176 - $816

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fairfield to South Lake Tahoe is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fairfield to South Lake Tahoe is to drive which costs $14 - $21 and takes 2 h 43 min.

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The distance between Fairfield and South Lake Tahoe is 121 miles. The road distance is 145.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Fairfield to South Lake Tahoe, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fairfield to South Lake Tahoe. However, there are services departing from Suisun City and arriving at US HW 50/ Carson Ave via Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento Amtrak and South Y Transit Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

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What companies run services between Fairfield, CA, USA and South Lake Tahoe, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Fairfield to South Lake Tahoe via Sacramento, Ca, Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, J St & 4Th St, Sacramento Amtrak, South Lake Tahoe Amtrak, and South Y Transit Station in around 4 h 54 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
Amtrak Thruway
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento, CA to S. Lake Tahoe, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Suisun City to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Bus from Suisun City to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$18 - $24
South Tahoe Express
Website
southtahoeexpress.com
Bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Schedules at
southtahoeairporter.com
Book at
southtahoeairporter.betterez.com

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