There are 7 ways to get from Truckee to Oakland by 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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Bus via Sacramento, Ca  •  4 h 26 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

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h

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

$24 - $60

5 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Truckee Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak 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 to Reno Tahoe International Airport
  2. Fly from Reno (RNO) to Oakland (OAK) RNO - OAK

$143 - $530

Bus, fly to San Francisco  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Truckee Depot 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 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Truckee Depot 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

The cheapest way to get from Truckee to Oakland is to drive which costs $17 - $26 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Truckee to Oakland is to bus and fly which costs $140 - $550 and takes 2 h 58 min.

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

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Truckee to Oakland, including transfers.

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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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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 26 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
57 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 13 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
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Truckee Amtrak to Richmond Transit Station Amtrak
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
57 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
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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
Hourly
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 to Reno Tahoe International Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
northlaketahoeexpress.com

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