There are 8 ways to get from Oakland to Reno by subway, plane, 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.

Recommended option

BART to Oakland, fly  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the BART from 12th St. Oakland City Center to Coliseum
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Reno (RNO) OAK - RNO

$96 - $485

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Reno, NV

$20 - $41

6 alternative options

Fly from San Francisco  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Reno (RNO) SFO - RNO

$139 - $765

Train to San Jose, fly  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Reno (RNO) SJC - RNO

$102 - $470

Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Reno, Nv 8308 / ...

$26 - $65

Bus via Sacramento, Ca  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8320 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv 8308 / ...

$33 - $77

Train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Reno Amtrak California Zephyr

$48 - $114

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Oakland to Reno 213.7 miles

$20 - $30

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oakland to Reno is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oakland to Reno is to BART and fly which takes 2 h 56 min and costs $95 - $490.

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The distance between Oakland and Reno is 287 km. The road distance is 342 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Oakland to Reno, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oakland, Ca and arriving at Reno, Nv. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

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

United Airlines flies from Oakland to Reno 4 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Oakland to Reno hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $65 and the journey takes 5 h.

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
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
Train operators
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from 12th St. Oakland City Center to Coliseum
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Richmond Transit Station Amtrak to Reno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Reno, Nv
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 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
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from San Francisco - Townsend St & 5th St to Reno, NV
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
us.megabus.com
Book at
us.megabus.com

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