There are 7 ways to get from Truckee to Oakland by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via Sacramento, Ca  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Truckee, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8307 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca 8309 / ...

$30 - $72

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Bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Truckee, Ca to Oakland, Ca 8307 / ...

$24 - $60

5 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 55 min

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

$43 - $101

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Truckee to Oakland 181.9 miles

$17 - $26

Bus, fly to Oakland  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Truckee Depot - Arrive to Reno Tahoe International Airport
  2. Fly from Reno (RNO) to Oakland (OAK) RNO - OAK

$143 - $530

Bus, fly to San Francisco  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Truckee Depot - Arrive to Reno Tahoe International Airport
  2. Fly from Reno (RNO) to San Francisco (SFO) RNO - SFO

$186 - $809

Bus, fly to San Jose, train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Truckee Depot - Arrive to Reno Tahoe International Airport
  2. Fly from Reno (RNO) to San Jose (SJC) RNO - SJC
  3. Take the train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station

$149 - $516

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Truckee, Ca and arriving at Oakland, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Truckee and Oakland is 155 miles. The road distance is 181.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Truckee to Oakland without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Truckee to Oakland, including transfers.

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Truckee to Oakland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Truckee, Ca station.

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The best way to get from Truckee to Oakland is to bus which takes 4 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Reno Airport to Oakland Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Truckee to Oakland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Oakland, Ca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Truckee to Oakland is 182 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 6 min to drive from Truckee to Oakland.

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JetSuiteX and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Reno Airport to Oakland Airport.

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Map of how to get from Truckee to Oakland.
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  • Distance: 155.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between Truckee, CA, USA and Oakland, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Truckee to Oakland via Sacramento, Ca in around 4 h 15 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Truckee to Oakland once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $100 and the journey takes 6 h 22 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Reno to Oakland
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Reno to San Jose
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Reno to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
JetSuiteX
Website
x.jetsuite.com
Flights from Reno to Oakland
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $320
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Reno to San Jose
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $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 Truckee Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 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
Train from Santa Clara Amtrak to Oakland Jack London Square Station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Truckee, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Truckee, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $60
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$24 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $60
North Lake Tahoe Express
Phone
+1 866.216.5222
Website
northlaketahoeexpress.com
Bus from Truckee Depot - Arrive to Reno Tahoe International Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
northlaketahoeexpress.com

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