There are 7 ways to get from Fremont to Lake Tahoe by train, bus, subway 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  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Fremont Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Stateline Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8320 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Truckee, Ca 8306 / ...

$42 - $97

5 alternative options

BART, train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the BART from Fremont BART Station to Richmond BART Station Warm Springs/South Fremont - Richmond
  2. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station to Truckee Amtrak California Zephyr

$46 - $106

BART, bus  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the BART from Fremont BART Station to Balboa Park BART Station Warm Springs/South Fremont - Daly City
  2. Take the bus from Safeway @ Marina to Squaw Valley, CA Squaw Valley / ...

$49

Fly from Oakland, bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Reno (RNO) OAK - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno Tahoe International Airport to Pepper Tree Inn

$145 - $530

Fly from San Jose, bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Reno (RNO) SJC - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno Tahoe International Airport to Pepper Tree Inn

$132 - $505

BART to San Francisco, fly, bus, travel  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the BART from Fremont BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Reno (RNO) SFO - RNO
  3. Take the bus from Reno Tahoe International Airport to Pepper Tree Inn
  4. Travel from Pepper Tree Inn to Lake Tahoe

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fremont and Lake Tahoe is 151 miles.

The best way to get from Fremont to Lake Tahoe without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Fremont to Lake Tahoe, including transfers.

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

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There are 1461+ hotels available in Lake Tahoe. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fremont to Lake Tahoe.
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  • Distance: 151.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 33 min

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

You can take a bus from Fremont to Lake Tahoe via Hayward BART Station, Hayward, Ca, Oakland, Ca, Sacramento, Ca, Truckee, Ca, Truckee Depot - Depart, and Tahoe City Transit Center - Arrive in around 8 h 20 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 Fremont Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Richmond Transit Station to Truckee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$190 - $280
BART
Phone
94604-2688
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Fremont BART Station to Richmond BART Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Fremont BART Station to Balboa Park BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Fremont BART Station to 12th St. Oakland City Center BART Station
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
bart.gov
Bus 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Stateline Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Truckee, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
bus
Bus from Safeway @ Marina to Squaw Valley, CA
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
sourcedadventures.com
North Lake Tahoe Express
Phone
+1 866.216.5222
Website
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Bus from Reno Tahoe International Airport to Pepper Tree Inn
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
northlaketahoeexpress.com

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