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There are 2 ways to get from Lake Tahoe to Tempe by bus or plane

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Recommended option

Bus, fly  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Tahoe City Inn to Reno Tahoe International Airport
  2. Fly from Reno (RNO) to Phoenix (PHX) RNO - PHX

$171 - $651

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Hwy 28 at Country Club By Fairway to Mesa Incline Village

$85 - $120

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The cheapest way to get from Lake Tahoe to Tempe is to bus which costs $85 - $120 and takes 13h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Tahoe to Tempe is to bus and fly which costs $170 - $650 and takes 4h 59m.

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The distance between Lake Tahoe and Tempe is 602 miles.

The best way to get from Lake Tahoe to Tempe without a car is to bus which takes 13h 37m and costs $85 - $120.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from Lake Tahoe to Tempe, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reno Airport to Phoenix Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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American Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Reno Airport to Phoenix Airport.

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There are 1147+ hotels available in Tempe. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lake Tahoe to Tempe.
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  • Distance: 602.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 59m

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

Inland Streamliner operates a bus from Lake Tahoe to Tempe once daily. Tickets cost $85 - $120 and the journey takes 13h 15m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reno to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Reno to Phoenix via Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Reno to Phoenix via Oakland
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Reno to Phoenix
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Bus operators
North Lake Tahoe Express
Phone
+1 866.216.5222
Website
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Bus from Tahoe City Inn to Reno Tahoe International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Website
North Lake Tahoe Express
Inland Streamliner
Email
authority@streamlinerlines.com
Website
streamlinerlines.com
Bus from Hwy 28 at Country Club By Fairway to Mesa
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
streamlinerlines.com

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