There are 8 ways to get from Reno to Redwood City by bus, train, subway, car or plane

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Bus, Caltrain  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Reno to San Francisco FlixBus
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain Bullet / ...

$15 - $27

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Burner Express Bus, bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the Burner Express Bus from Reno Airport to San Francisco Black Rock City to San Francisco
  2. Take the bus from San Bruno BART-Bay 9 to El Camino Real & Brewster Ave 398 / ...

$112 - $114

Bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Reno, Nv to San Francisco, Ca 8309 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mission St & 1st St to El Camino Real & Brewster Ave 398

$30 - $68

Train, BART  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Reno Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station California Zephyr
  2. Take the BART from Richmond BART Station to Millbrae BART Station Richmond - Daly City/Millbrae

$57 - $127

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Reno to Redwood City 244.1 miles

$23 - $35

Fly to San Francisco, Caltrain  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Reno (RNO) to San Francisco (SFO) RNO - SFO
  2. Take the Caltrain from Millbrae Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain

$138 - $764

Fly to San Jose, Caltrain  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Reno (RNO) to San Jose (SJC) RNO - SJC
  2. Take the Caltrain from Santa Clara Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain

$84 - $434

Fly to Oakland, Caltrain  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Reno (RNO) to Oakland (OAK) RNO - OAK
  2. Take the Caltrain from San Francisco Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain

$106 - $498

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The cheapest way to get from Reno to Redwood City is to bus and Caltrain which costs $15 - $27 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Reno to Redwood City is to fly and Caltrain which costs $130 - $800 and takes 3 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reno to Redwood City. However, there are services departing from Reno, Nv and arriving at El Camino Real & Brewster Ave via Mission St & 1st St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 26 min.

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The distance between Reno and Redwood City is 194 miles. The road distance is 244.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Reno to Redwood City without a car is to bus and Caltrain which takes 5 h 22 min and costs $15 - $27.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Reno to Redwood City, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Reno Airport to San Francisco Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Reno to Redwood City bus services, operated by SamTrans, arrive at El Camino Real & Brewster Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Reno to Redwood City is 244 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to drive from Reno to Redwood City.

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  • Distance: 193.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

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

You can take a bus from Reno to Redwood City via San Francisco, Civic Center/UN Plaza BART Station, San Bruno BART Station, and San Bruno BART-Bay 9 in around 6 h 1 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reno to San Jose
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Reno to Oakland
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reno to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Reno to San Jose
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
Train operators
Caltrain
Phone
+1 650-508-6200
Website
caltrain.com
Train from San Francisco Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Millbrae Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
caltrain.com
Train from Santa Clara Caltrain to Redwood City Caltrain
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
caltrain.com
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 Reno Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 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
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Richmond BART Station to Millbrae BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Reno to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Burner Express Bus
Bus from Reno Airport to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$108
Schedules at
burningman.org
Book at
burnerexpress.burningman.org
SamTrans
Website
samtrans.com
Bus from San Bruno BART-Bay 9 to El Camino Real & Brewster Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
samtrans.com
Bus from Mission St & 1st St to El Camino Real & Brewster Ave
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
samtrans.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Reno, Nv to San Francisco, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $45
Flexible
$45 - $65

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United Airlines offers flights from Reno Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 381+ hotels available in Redwood City. Prices start at $107 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Reno to Reno Airport is to line 12 bus which takes 14 min and costs $2 - $5.

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