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There are 4 ways to get from Strawberry to Lake Tahoe by bus, train or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Safeway @ Marina to Squaw Valley, CA Squaw Valley / ...

$42 - $44

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Richmond Amtrak to Truckee Amtrak Station California Zephyr

$121 - $195

Fly from San Francisco, bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Reno (RNO) SFO - RNO
  2. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu

$174 - $800

Bus to Oakland, fly, bus, travel  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Hwy 101 @ Tiburon Wye Bus Pad to San Rafael Transit Center
  2. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Reno (RNO) OAK - RNO
  3. Take the bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu
  4. Travel from Stateline, NV - MontBleu to Lake Tahoe

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Strawberry to Lake Tahoe is to bus which costs $42 - $44 and takes 6 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strawberry to Lake Tahoe is to fly and bus which costs $170 - $800 and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The distance between Strawberry and Lake Tahoe is 158 miles.

The best way to get from Strawberry to Lake Tahoe without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 3 min and costs $42 - $44.

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It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Strawberry to Lake Tahoe, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Strawberry to Lake Tahoe is to bus which takes 6 h 3 min and costs $42 - $44. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $120 - $200 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from San Francisco Airport to Reno Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 6 min.

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

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There are 1453+ hotels available in Lake Tahoe. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Strawberry to San Francisco Airport is to Marin Airporter which takes 25 min and costs $17 - $20.

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Map of how to get from Strawberry to Lake Tahoe.
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  • Distance: 158.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 3 min

What companies run services between Strawberry, CA, USA and Lake Tahoe, CA, USA?

operates a bus from Strawberry to Lake Tahoe twice daily. Tickets cost $38 and the journey takes 4 h. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Strawberry to Lake Tahoe once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 5 h 16 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Oakland to Reno
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Richmond Amtrak to Truckee Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $100
Room
$190 - $280
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Safeway @ Marina to Squaw Valley, CA
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$38
Schedules at
sourcedadventures.com
South Tahoe Express
Website
southtahoeexpress.com
Bus from Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Stateline, NV - MontBleu
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Schedules at
southtahoeairporter.com
Book at
southtahoeairporter.betterez.com
Marin Transit
Website
marintransit.org
Bus from Hwy 101 @ Tiburon Wye Bus Pad to San Rafael Transit Center
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
marintransit.org
Golden Gate Transit
Phone
+1 415-921-5858
Website
goldengatetransit.org
Bus from Tiburon Wye Bus Pad to San Rafael Transit Center Platform C
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
goldengatetransit.org

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