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There are 6 ways to get from Four Corners to South Lake Tahoe by taxi, plane, bus, car or train

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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Taxi, fly to Reno, bus  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Four Corners to Cortez
  2. Fly from Cortez (CEZ) to Reno (RNO) CEZ - RNO
  3. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu

$289 - $787

5 alternative options

Taxi, fly to Sacramento, bus  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Four Corners to Cortez
  2. Fly from Cortez (CEZ) to Sacramento (SMF) CEZ - SMF
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak

Taxi, bus via Bonanza @ Bruce  •  29 h 55 min

  1. Take a taxi from Four Corners to Cortez, CO
  2. Take the bus from Cortez, CO to Grand Junction, CO
  3. Take the bus from Grand Junction, Co to Las Vegas, Nv
  4. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Sparks, NV
  5. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - Harvey's

$344 - $484

Taxi, bus  •  34 h 33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Four Corners to Cortez, CO
  2. Take the bus from Cortez, CO to Grand Junction, CO
  3. Take the bus from Grand Junction, Co to Los Angeles, Ca
  4. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  5. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak

Taxi, bus, drive, train  •  38 h 59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Four Corners to Cortez, CO
  2. Take the bus from Cortez, CO to Grand Junction, CO
  3. Take the bus from Grand Junction, Co to Frisco
  4. Drive from Keystone, CO to Granby Amtrak
  5. Take the train from Granby Amtrak to Truckee Amtrak
  6. Take a taxi from Truckee Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe

$562 - $958

Drive  •  16 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Four Corners to South Lake Tahoe 960.6 miles

$90 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Four Corners to South Lake Tahoe is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 16 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Four Corners to South Lake Tahoe is to taxi and fly and bus which costs $280 - $800 and takes 9 h 27 min.

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The distance between Four Corners and South Lake Tahoe is 614 miles. The road distance is 960.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Four Corners to South Lake Tahoe without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 29 h 55 min and costs $340 - $490.

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It takes approximately 9 h 27 min to get from Four Corners to South Lake Tahoe, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Cortez Airport to Reno Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 47 min and has one stopover.

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South Lake Tahoe is 1 h behind Four Corners. It is currently 8:23 AM in Four Corners and 7:23 AM in South Lake Tahoe.

Yes, the driving distance between Four Corners to South Lake Tahoe is 961 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 17 min to drive from Four Corners to South Lake Tahoe.

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American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Boutique Air and United Airlines offer flights from Cortez 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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Map of how to get from Four Corners to South Lake Tahoe.
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  • Distance: 613.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 27 min

What companies run services between Four Corners, NM, USA and South Lake Tahoe, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Four Corners to South Lake Tahoe. However, you can take the taxi to Cortez airport, fly to Reno, take the walk to Reno-Tahoe International Airport, take the bus to Stateline, NV - MontBleu, take the walk to US Highway 50/ Lake Parkway, then take the line 50 bus to South Lake Tahoe. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Cortez airport, fly to Sacramento, take the walk to Terminal A, take the bus to J St. at 4th St., take the walk to Sacramento Amtrak, take the bus to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak, take the walk to South Y Transit Station, then take the line 50 bus to South Lake Tahoe.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Cortez to Reno via Denver
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Cortez to Reno via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Cortez to Reno via Denver, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Cortez to Sacramento via Denver
Ave. Duration
7 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Cortez to Sacramento via Denver, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
8 h 32 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Cortez to Sacramento via Denver, San Francisco
Ave. Duration
8 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Cortez to Reno via Phoenix, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Cortez to Sacramento via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Cortez to Sacramento via Phoenix, San Diego
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Cortez to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
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 Granby Amtrak to Truckee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$250 - $370
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $420
Room
$550 - $800
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
Bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - Harvey's
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
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
Road Runner Stagelines
Website
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Bus from Cortez, CO to Grand Junction, CO
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
roadrunnerstagelines.com
Book at
roadrunnerstagelines.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 Grand Junction, Co to Las Vegas, Nv
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $85
Flexible
$95 - $130
Bus from Grand Junction, Co to Los Angeles, Ca
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $120
Flexible
$140 - $190
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 Grand Junction, Co to Frisco
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
Silverado Stages
Phone
(800) 892-7979
Website
silveradostages.com
Bus from Las Vegas, NV to Sparks, NV
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com
Bustang
Phone
800-900-3011
Website
ridebustang.com
Bus from Grand Junction Greyhound to Frisco Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $34
Website
ridebustang.com
Other operators
Taxi from Four Corners to Cortez
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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