There are 5 ways to get from Sacramento to Carson City by bus, train 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

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 25 min

  1. 8308 / ...
  2. Reno to Vegas / ...

$32 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Reno to Vegas Night / ...

$30 - $42

3 alternative options

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. 3424
  2. 20X

$30 - $43

Train, bus  •  6 h 41 min

  1. California Zephyr
  2. Reno to Vegas Night / ...

$51 - $102

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. 132.9 miles

$13 - $19

What companies run services between Sacramento, CA, USA and Carson City, NV, USA?

You can take a bus from Sacramento to Carson City via Reno, Nv and Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson in around 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
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
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
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
Silverado Stages
Website
silveradostages.com
Bus from Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson to Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com
Bus from Sparks, NV to Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com
Amtrak Thruway
Phone
+1 800 872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento, CA to State Line, NV
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Tahoe Transportation
Website
tahoetransportation.org
Bus from Kingsbury Transit Center to Douglas County Community & Senior Center
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tahoetransportation.org

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sacramento and Carson City is 163 km. The road distance is 213 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sacramento to Carson City is to drive which costs $13 - $19 and takes 2 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Sacramento to Carson City is to drive which takes 2 h 43 min and costs $13 - $19.

No, there is no direct bus from Sacramento to Carson City. However, there are services departing from Sacramento, Ca and arriving at Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson via Reno Greyhound 155 Stevenson. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Sacramento to Carson City, including transfers.