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There are 5 ways to get from Nevada City to Oakland by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Auburn Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station Capitol Corridor

$35 - $83

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Roseville to Oakland, Ca 8307 / ...

$32 - $59

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Nevada City to Oakland 141.5 miles

$13 - $20

Drive, bus, fly to Oakland  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Nevada City to Red Wolf Lodge at Squaw Valley
  2. Take the bus from Red Wolf Lodge at Squaw Valley to Reno Tahoe International Airport
  3. Fly from Reno (RNO) to Oakland (OAK) RNO - OAK

$149 - $539

Drive, bus, fly to San Francisco  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Nevada City to Red Wolf Lodge at Squaw Valley
  2. Take the bus from Red Wolf Lodge at Squaw Valley to Reno Tahoe International Airport
  3. Fly from Reno (RNO) to San Francisco (SFO) RNO - SFO

$192 - $818

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The cheapest way to get from Nevada City to Oakland is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nevada City to Oakland is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Nevada City and Oakland is 122 miles. The road distance is 141.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Nevada City to Oakland without a car is to train which takes 6 h 13 min and costs $35 - $85.

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It takes approximately 6 h 13 min to get from Nevada City to Oakland, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Nevada City to Oakland is to train which takes 6 h 13 min and costs $35 - $85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $60 and takes 7 h 38 min.

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The quickest flight from Reno Airport to Oakland Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nevada City to Oakland is 142 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to drive from Nevada City to Oakland.

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Southwest Airlines offers flights from Reno Airport to Oakland Airport.

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There are 596+ hotels available in Oakland. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 122.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 13 min

What companies run services between Nevada City, CA, USA and Oakland, CA, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Nevada City to Oakland once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Nevada City to Oakland twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reno to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reno to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
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 Auburn Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Business Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Room
$170 - $240
Bus operators
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 Roseville to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
North Lake Tahoe Express
Phone
+1 866.216.5222
Website
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Bus from Red Wolf Lodge at Squaw Valley to Reno Tahoe International Airport
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
northlaketahoeexpress.com

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