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Journey Information

Sacramento to Reno bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$23.13
Fastest time3h 30m
Trips per day1
Bus lines1
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Price trends for buses from Sacramento to Reno

Average prices by travel date

$41$27$14JunJun

Monthly average prices

$34$27$20$14$7ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$34$27$20$14$73020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for Sacramento to Reno
5.0
Based on 3 reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 67 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.0
Staff
4.3
Value
4.7
Condition
4.3
Nicolle
5.0
July 12, 2019Vacation
Pros
The bathroom needs some love. If there is any way to come up with a way to FULLY sanitize and use air fresheners the over all experience would be better.
Cons
Bathroom facilities
Tips
Dont use the bathroom on the bus!

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Sacramento to Reno right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Sacramento to Reno?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $23.13 was the low point for bus fares from Sacramento to Reno. Buses from Reno to Sacramento are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $23.13 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 13 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $6.54 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 9 hours and 55 minutes to cover the 179 kilometers (111 miles) from Sacramento to Reno. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 30 minutes. The trip is definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable on the bus. It's a good idea to bring water and snacks.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Reno at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Tuesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Tuesday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Sacramento?

There is usually only one bus per day from Sacramento to Reno. It leaves the station in Sacramento at 10:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Sacramento to Reno. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Sacramento to Reno; ticket prices start at $51.70.

What bus companies travel from Sacramento to Reno?

There is one bus company that operates from Sacramento to Reno. Greyhound is the only company to provide bus transportation at the moment. It only operates one bus trip per day, which really narrows down the options.
BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound19h 56m$25.77

Where does the bus leave from in Sacramento?

Most buses depart from the main station in Sacramento, California:

  • Bus Terminal - 420 Richards Blvd

Where does the bus arrive in Reno?

All buses from Sacramento arrive at one main station in Reno, Nevada:

  • 280 N Center St

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