There are 4 ways to get from South Lake Tahoe to Death Valley National Park by bus, taxi, 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

Bus, taxi via Hawthorne  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson to Hawthorne
  2. Take the bus from Hawthorne to Beatty
  3. Take a taxi from Beatty to Death Valley National Park

$324 - $389

Cheapest option

Bus, fly  •  11 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Stateline, NV - MontBleu to Reno-Tahoe International Airport
  2. Fly from Reno (RNO) to Las Vegas (LAS) RNO - LAS
  3. Take the bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA

$150 - $408

2 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  11 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson to Beatty Reno to Vegas
  2. Take a taxi from Beatty to Death Valley National Park

$178 - $241

Drive  •  7 h

  1. Drive from South Lake Tahoe to Death Valley National Park 341.8 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The distance between South Lake Tahoe and Death Valley National Park is 243 miles. The road distance is 341.8 miles.

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The best way to get from South Lake Tahoe to Death Valley National Park without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 8 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from South Lake Tahoe to Death Valley National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Reno Airport to Las Vegas Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between South Lake Tahoe to Death Valley National Park is 342 miles. It takes approximately 7 h to drive from South Lake Tahoe to Death Valley National Park.

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Allegiant Air and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Reno Airport to Las Vegas Airport.

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Map of how to get from South Lake Tahoe to Death Valley National Park.
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  • Distance: 242.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 27 min

What companies run services between South Lake Tahoe, CA, USA and Death Valley National Park, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from South Lake Tahoe to Death Valley National Park. However, you can take the taxi to Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson, take the bus to Hawthorne, take the bus to Beatty, then take the taxi to Death Valley National Park. Alternatively, you can take the line 50 bus to Kingsbury Transit Center, take the bus to Douglas County Community & Senior Center, take the bus to Washington/Plaza, take the walk to Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson, take the bus to Beatty, then take the taxi to Death Valley National Park.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reno to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Reno to Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Bus operators
Silverado Stages
Phone
(800) 892-7979
Website
silveradostages.com
Bus from Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson to Hawthorne
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $30
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com
Bus from Hawthorne to Beatty
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$34 - $39
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com
Bus from Carson City - Carson Nugget, US 395 & Robinson to Beatty
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
silveradomainline.com
South Tahoe Express
Website
southtahoeexpress.com
Bus from Stateline, NV - MontBleu to Reno-Tahoe International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Schedules at
southtahoeairporter.com
Book at
southtahoeairporter.betterez.com
Bundu Bus
Website
bundubus.com
Bus from Las Vegas, NV to Death Valley, CA
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Schedules at
bundubus.com
Book at
bundubus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Beatty to Death Valley National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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