There are 9 ways to get from Santa Rosa to Reno by night bus, bus, train, 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.

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Night bus, bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the night bus from Santa Rosa, Ca to Oakland, Ca
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
  3. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Reno, Nv

$44 - $107

Cheapest option

Bus Flixbus USA  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa Transit Mall-Second St & B St to Mission St & 5th St 101 / ...
  2. Take the bus from W Oakland BART to Reno FlixBus

$21 - $36

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Bus Greyhound USA  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa, Ca to Oakland, Ca 1483
  2. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Reno, Nv 8308 / ...

$38 - $92

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Santa Rosa, CA to Martinez, CA 6412
  2. Take the train from Martinez Amtrak to Reno Amtrak California Zephyr

$40 - $110

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Santa Rosa to Reno 230.1 miles

$22 - $35

Fly from Santa Rosa  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Santa Rosa (STS) to Reno (RNO) STS - RNO

$187 - $861

Bus to San Francisco, fly  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa, CA to San Francisco Airport, CA
  2. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Reno (RNO) SFO - RNO

$166 - $791

Train to Oakland, fly  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Santa Rosa Downtown to San Rafael
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Reno (RNO) OAK - RNO

$132 - $520

Bus to San Jose, fly  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Rosa, CA to San Francisco Airport, CA
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Reno (RNO) SJC - RNO

$156 - $506

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Rosa to Reno is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Rosa to Reno is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Rosa to Reno. However, there are services departing from Santa Rosa, Ca and arriving at Reno, Nv via Oakland, Ca and Sacramento, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

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The distance between Santa Rosa and Reno is 174 miles. The road distance is 230.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Santa Rosa to Reno without a car is to night bus and bus which takes 6 h 58 min and costs $40 - $110.

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It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Santa Rosa to Reno, including transfers.

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Santa Rosa to Reno bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Santa Rosa, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Santa Rosa to Reno is to bus which takes 7 h 13 min and costs $21 - $40. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $180 - $900 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Santa Rosa to Reno.
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  • Distance: 174 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 58 min

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

You can take a bus from Santa Rosa to Reno via Mission St & 5th St, Powell St. BART Station, West Oakland BART Station, and W Oakland BART in around 7 h 13 min. Alternatively, Alaska Airlines, Inc., United Airlines and three other airlines fly from Santa Rosa to Reno hourly.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Reno
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from San Jose to Reno
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Santa Rosa to Reno via Portland
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Santa Rosa to Reno via Seattle
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Santa Rosa to Reno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from San Jose to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Santa Rosa to Reno via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from San Francisco to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Santa Rosa to Reno via Phoenix
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Santa Rosa to Reno via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Martinez Amtrak to Reno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
SMART
Phone
+1 707-794-3330
Train from Santa Rosa Downtown to San Rafael
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
sonomamarintrain.org
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
Night bus from Santa Rosa, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
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
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
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from Santa Rosa Transit Mall-Second St & B St to Mission St & 5th St
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from W Oakland BART to Reno
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
flixbus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Santa Rosa, CA to Martinez, CA
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
amtrak.com

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