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There are 4 ways to get from Las Vegas Airport (LAS) to South Lake Tahoe by plane, bus or car

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Fly to Reno, bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Reno (RNO) LAS - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Ltrh

$100 - $309

3 alternative options

Fly to Sacramento, bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Las Vegas (LAS) to Sacramento (SMF) LAS - SMF
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Valley Station to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak Bus Stop

Bus  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson Las Vegas to Reno

$211 - $271

Drive  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Las Vegas Airport (LAS) to South Lake Tahoe 457.1 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Las Vegas Airport (LAS) to South Lake Tahoe is to drive which costs $45 - $65 and takes 8 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Las Vegas Airport (LAS) to South Lake Tahoe is to fly and bus which costs $100 - $310 and takes 4 h 27 min.

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The distance between Las Vegas Airport (LAS) and South Lake Tahoe is 332 miles. The road distance is 457.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Las Vegas Airport (LAS) to South Lake Tahoe without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 2 min and costs $210 - $280.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Las Vegas Airport (LAS) to South Lake Tahoe, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Las Vegas Airport to Reno Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Las Vegas Airport (LAS) to South Lake Tahoe is 457 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 36 min to drive from Las Vegas Airport (LAS) to South Lake Tahoe.

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Allegiant Air and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Las Vegas Airport to Reno Airport.

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There are 901+ hotels available in South Lake Tahoe. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Las Vegas Airport (LAS) to South Lake Tahoe.
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  • Distance: 332 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

What companies run services between Las Vegas Airport (LAS), USA and South Lake Tahoe, CA, USA?

Silverado Stages operates a bus from Las Vegas Airport (LAS) to South Lake Tahoe once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $85 and the journey takes 8 h 35 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Las Vegas to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Las Vegas to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Bus operators
South Tahoe Express
Website
southtahoeexpress.com
Bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Ltrh
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento Valley Station to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Silverado Stages
Phone
(800) 892-7979
Website
silveradostages.com
Bus from Las Vegas, NV to Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com

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