• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 4 ways to get from Reno to Elko by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  5h 25m

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

$50 - $140

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Reno, Nv to Elko, Nv 1314

$30 - $80

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4h 16m

  1. Drive from Reno to Elko 291.5 miles

$28 - $45

Fly  •  4h 49m

  1. Fly from Reno (RNO) to Elko (EKO) RNO - EKO

$151 - $766

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Reno to Elko is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4h 16m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Reno to Elko is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4h 16m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Reno, Nv and arriving at Elko, Nv. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 35m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Reno Amtrak Station station and arriving at Elko Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 25m.

More details

The distance between Reno and Elko is 233 miles. The road distance is 291.5 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Reno to Elko without a car is to train which takes 5h 25m and costs $50 - $140.

More details

The train from Reno Amtrak Station to Elko Amtrak takes 5h 25m including transfers and departs once daily.

More details

Reno to Elko bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Reno, Nv station.

More details

Reno to Elko train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Reno Amtrak Station.

More details

The best way to get from Reno to Elko is to train which takes 5h 25m and costs $50 - $140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $80 and takes 5h 35m, you could also fly, which costs $150 - $800 and takes 4h 49m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Reno to Elko.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 233.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 25m

What companies run services between Reno, NV, USA and Elko, NV, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Reno to Elko once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $140 and the journey takes 5h 25m. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Reno to Elko twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $80 and the journey takes 5h 35m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Reno to Elko via Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Reno Amtrak Station to Elko Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $140
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Coach Seat
$100 - $140
Room
$240 - $340
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 Reno, Nv to Elko, Nv
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $80
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $55
Flexible
$60 - $80

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Reno Airport to Elko Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 28m and has one stopover.

Search flights

Reno to Elko bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Elko, Nv station.

More details

Reno to Elko train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Elko Amtrak station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Reno to Elko is 291 miles. It takes approximately 4h 16m to drive from Reno to Elko.

Get driving directions

Delta offers flights from Reno Airport to Elko Airport.

Search flights

Book your Reno to Elko train tickets online with Rome2rio.

Search and book

Book your Reno to Elko bus tickets online with Greyhound.

Search and book

There are 29+ hotels available in Elko. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Reno to Reno Airport is to line 12 bus which takes 19m and costs $2 - $5.

More details