There are 7 ways to get from Modesto to Reno by bus, train, 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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Bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 6818 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv 8308 / ...

$32 - $77

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Bus Amtrak  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 6818 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Reno Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Train  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Modesto Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak San Joaquins
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Reno Amtrak California Zephyr

$64 - $148

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Modesto to Reno 205.7 miles

$20 - $30

Bus to Oakland, fly  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Hayward, Ca
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Reno (RNO) OAK - RNO

$109 - $515

Bus, BART to San Francisco, fly  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Hayward, Ca
  2. Take the BART from Hayward to Daly City
  3. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Reno (RNO) SFO - RNO

$154 - $798

Bus, bus to San Jose, fly  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Modesto, Ca to Hayward, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
  3. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Reno (RNO) SJC - RNO

$103 - $507

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The cheapest way to get from Modesto to Reno is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Modesto to Reno is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The distance between Modesto and Reno is 146 miles. The road distance is 205.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 14 min to get from Modesto to Reno, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Modesto to Reno. However, there are services departing from Modesto, Ca and arriving at Reno, Nv via Sacramento, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between Modesto, CA, USA and Reno, NV, USA?

You can take a bus from Modesto to Reno via Sacramento, Ca in around 5 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Modesto to Reno via Amtrak Station - Held Dr & Briggsmore Av, Modesto Amtrak, and Sacramento Amtrak in around 8 h 54 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Reno
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Reno
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Reno
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
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
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Modesto Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Room
$150 - $210
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Reno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Hayward to Daly City
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Modesto, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Modesto, Ca to Hayward, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Hayward, Ca to San Jose, Ca
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21

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