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There are 5 ways to get from Fremont to South Lake Tahoe by train, bus, car, plane or subway

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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Train, bus  •  6 h 27 min

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

Cheapest option

Fly from San Jose, bus  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Reno (RNO) SJC - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - Harvey's

$111 - $492

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Fremont to South Lake Tahoe 202.4 miles

$19 - $29

Fly from Oakland, bus  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Reno (RNO) OAK - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - Harvey's

$124 - $514

BART to San Francisco, fly, bus  •  6 h 23 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 Stateline, NV - Harvey's

$169 - $798

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fremont to South Lake Tahoe is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fremont to South Lake Tahoe is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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The distance between Fremont and South Lake Tahoe is 146 miles. The road distance is 202.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Fremont to South Lake Tahoe without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Fremont to South 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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Yes, the driving distance between Fremont to South Lake Tahoe is 202 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to drive from Fremont to South Lake Tahoe.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Oakland Airport to Reno Airport.

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There are 988+ hotels available in South Lake Tahoe. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fremont to South Lake Tahoe.
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  • Distance: 145.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

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

There is no direct connection from Fremont to South Lake Tahoe. However, you can take the train to Sacramento Amtrak, take the bus to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak, take the walk to South Y Transit Center, then take the line 50 bus to US 50/ Carson Ave. Alternatively, you can take the drive to South Lake Tahoe.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Reno
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Reno
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
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
+1 215-856-7924
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
BART
Phone
94604-2688
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
South Tahoe Express
Website
southtahoeexpress.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

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