How to get to South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe is right in the border of California and Nevada.  There are many ways to get to Tahoe Dreamin’.

  • Flights
    • Fly into Reno Airport. Many direct flights.
      • Approx. 1 hour from Reno to South Lake Tahoe via car or shuttle
    • Evojets has private flights direct to Tahoe.
  • Driving
    • Directions to Tahoe South from the Bay Area
      • I-80 E and I-80BL E/Capital City Freeway to US-50 E
    • Directions to Tahoe South from Reno
      • I-80 E and continue to Carson City. Drive to US-50 W
  • Amtrak/Capitol Corridor
    • Amtrak has a train between the Bay Area and Sacramento.  Then a bus from Sacramento to South Lake Tahoe.
      • From Bay Area:  leave on Wed or Thurs at approx. 8am.  Arrive in South Lake Tahoe approx. Noon
      • From Sacramento:  Leave approx. 10am. Arrive in South Lake Tahoe approx. Noon
      • Leaving Tahoe:
        • Leave either Sat or Sun
        • 2pm departure
    • https://www.capitolcorridor.org/