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There are 6 ways to get from Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe by plane, 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.

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Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reno, bus  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Reno (RNO) DFW - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu

$207 - $742

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Train to Dallas, fly to Sacramento, bus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from T&P Station to Victory Station
  2. Fly from Dallas (DAL) to Sacramento (SMF) DAL - SMF
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak

Fly Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento, bus  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Sacramento (SMF) DFW - SMF
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak

Bus  •  40 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Worth, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak

Train, bus  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak

Drive  •  28 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe 1650.9 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe is to drive which costs $160 - $240 and takes 28 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe is to fly and bus which costs $200 - $750 and takes 8 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe. However, there are services departing from Ft Worth, Tx and arriving at US HW 50/ Carson Ave via Los Angeles, Ca, Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, Sacramento Amtrak and South Y Transit Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 48 min.

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The distance between Fort Worth and South Lake Tahoe is 1344 miles. The road distance is 1650.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe without a car is to bus which takes 40 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 56 min to get from Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe, including transfers.

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Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Ft Worth, Tx station.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Reno Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 32 min.

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Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at South Lake Tahoe Amtrak station.

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South Lake Tahoe is 2 h behind Fort Worth. It is currently 9:52 AM in Fort Worth and 7:52 AM in South Lake Tahoe.

Map of how to get from Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe.
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  • Distance: 1343.6 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 56 min

What companies run services between Fort Worth, TX, USA and South Lake Tahoe, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe via Los Angeles, Ca, Sacramento, Ca, Richards Blvd & Sequoia Pacific Blvd, J St & 4Th St, Sacramento Amtrak, South Lake Tahoe Amtrak, and South Y Transit Station in around 40 h 48 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dallas to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Sacramento via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Sacramento via Ontario/San Bernardino
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Dallas to Sacramento via San Diego
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Dallas to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reno
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reno via Houston
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
6 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reno via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Sacramento via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART)
Phone
214-979-1111
Website
dart.org
Train from T&P Station to Victory Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
More information at
dart.org
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 Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
41 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$210 - $320
Flexi Coach Seat
$380 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$450 - $650
Room
$800 - $1,200
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
Bus operators
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.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 Ft Worth, Tx to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
28 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $220
Flexible
$250 - $330
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe is 1651 miles. It takes approximately 28 h 12 min to drive from Fort Worth to South Lake Tahoe.

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Frontier Airlines, Delta, American Airlines and United Airlines offer flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Reno Airport.

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There are 960+ hotels available in South Lake Tahoe. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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