There are 7 ways to get from Vacaville to Reno by bus, train, car, subway or plane

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Bus Flixbus USA  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to 5th St and P St Blue
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento to Reno FlixBus

$12 - $22

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Bus Amtrak  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to Sacramento Valley Station Blue
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Reno Amtrak Amtrak Thruway Connecting Service

Train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Fairfield-Vacaville to Sacramento Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Amtrak to Reno Amtrak California Zephyr

$77 - $153

Drive  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Vacaville to Reno 166 miles

$16 - $24

Bus, BART to San Francisco, fly  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to Pleasant Hill BART Station
  2. Take the BART from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
  3. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Reno (RNO) SFO - RNO

$147 - $776

Bus, BART to Oakland, fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to Fairfield Transportation Center
  2. Take the bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to El Cerrito Del Norte BART
  3. Take the BART from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
  4. Fly from Oakland (OAK) to Reno (RNO) OAK - RNO

$103 - $496

Train to San Jose, fly  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
  2. Fly from San Jose (SJC) to Reno (RNO) SJC - RNO

$111 - $497

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The cheapest way to get from Vacaville to Reno is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vacaville to Reno is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vacaville to Reno. However, there are services departing from Vacaville Transportation Center and arriving at Reno via Sacramento. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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The distance between Vacaville and Reno is 143 miles. The road distance is 166 miles.

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The best way to get from Vacaville to Reno without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 40 min and costs $11 - $22.

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It takes approximately 4 h 40 min to get from Vacaville to Reno, including transfers.

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Vacaville to Reno bus services, operated by Fairfield and Suisun Transit, depart from Vacaville Transportation Center station.

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The best way to get from Vacaville to Reno is to bus which takes 4 h 40 min and costs $11 - $22. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $75 - $160 and takes 6 h 51 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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Vacaville to Reno bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Reno station.

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  • Distance: 143 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 40 min

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

You can take a bus from Vacaville to Reno via 5th St and P St and Sacramento in around 4 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vacaville to Reno via Fairfield-Vacaville and Sacramento Amtrak in around 6 h 51 min.

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
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from San Jose to Reno
Ave. Duration
1 h
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 Fairfield-Vacaville to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$22 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Train from Sacramento Amtrak to Reno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
Train from Suisun-Fairfield Amtrak to Santa Clara Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Room
$150 - $220
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from Pleasant Hill/Contra Costa Centre BART Station to San Francisco International Airport BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
bart.gov
Subway from El Cerrito del Norte BART Station to Coliseum BART Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Fairfield and Suisun Transit
Website
fasttransit.org
Bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to 5th St and P St
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to Sacramento Valley Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to Pleasant Hill BART Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Bus from Vacaville Transportation Center to Fairfield Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to El Cerrito Del Norte BART
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Sacramento to Reno
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $14
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Sacramento Amtrak to Reno Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
amtrak.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Vacaville to Reno is 166 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to drive from Vacaville to Reno.

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

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There are 54+ hotels available in Reno. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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