Travel from Sacramento to Lake-Tahoe

Bus or train from Sacramento to Lake Tahoe?

Amtrak Thruway operates a bus from Sacramento to Lake Tahoe once daily. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Sacramento to Lake Tahoe once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 3 h 29 min.

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How to get from Sacramento to Lake Tahoe

ModeDurationPrice
From Sacramento, CA Amtrak Thruway to State Line, CA then travel to Lake Tahoe.2 h 51 min$34
From Sacramento Amtrak train to Truckee Amtrak then travel to Lake Tahoe.4 h 3 min$50

How long does it take to get from Sacramento to Lake Tahoe?

It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Sacramento to Lake Tahoe, including transfers.

Operators from Sacramento to Lake Tahoe

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Amtrak Thruway+1 800 872-7245Amtrak Thruway
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak