There are 4 ways to get from Manteca to South Lake Tahoe by train, bus or car

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 3 min

  1. Take the train from Stockton Robert Cabral Station to Sacramento Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service / ...

$53 - $93

Cheapest option

Line 23 bus, bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 23 bus from Downtown Transit Center Dep D to Lodi Transit Station WB 23 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lodi, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak

$40 - $66

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Stockton San Joaquin Street Station to Sacramento Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to South Lake Tahoe Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service / ...

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Manteca to South Lake Tahoe 151.3 miles

$14 - $22

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Manteca to South Lake Tahoe. However, there are services departing from Manteca Transit Center Arr and arriving at US HW 50/ Carson Ave via Downtown Transit Center Dep B, Stockton San Joaquin Street Station, Sacramento Amtrak and South Y Transit Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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The distance between Manteca and South Lake Tahoe is 104 miles. The road distance is 151.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Manteca to South Lake Tahoe without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Manteca to South Lake Tahoe, including transfers.

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Manteca to South Lake Tahoe bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Stockton San Joaquin Street Station.

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Manteca to South Lake Tahoe bus services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at South Lake Tahoe Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manteca to South Lake Tahoe is 151 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to drive from Manteca to South Lake Tahoe.

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There are 936+ hotels available in South Lake Tahoe. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manteca to South Lake Tahoe.
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  • Distance: 103.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

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

You can take a bus from Manteca to South Lake Tahoe via DTC Weber Ave Depart, Downtown Transit Center Dep B, San Joaquin St & Taylor St SB, Stockton San Joaquin Street Station, Sacramento Amtrak, South Lake Tahoe Amtrak, and South Y Transit Station in around 6 h 30 min.

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 Stockton Robert Cabral Station to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$24 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Room
$140 - $190
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 South Lake Tahoe Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Stockton San Joaquin Street Station to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Amtrak Thruway

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 Thruway
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento, CA to S. Lake Tahoe, CA
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
amtrak.com
San Joaquin Regional Transit
Website
sanjoaquinrtd.com
Bus from Downtown Transit Center Dep D to Lodi Transit Station WB
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
sanjoaquinrtd.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 Lodi, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23

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