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Cheap train tickets from Martinez to South Lake Tahoe


Schedule & Pricing Info

How much are train tickets from Martinez to South Lake Tahoe?

Lowest Price$67.36
Fastest Train3h 39m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines1
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Frequently Asked Questions

How do you find cheap train tickets from Martinez to South Lake Tahoe?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Martinez to South Lake Tahoe is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Martinez to South Lake Tahoe was $67.36. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Martinez to South Lake Tahoe?

The distance between Martinez and South Lake Tahoe is approximately 132.95 miles, or 213.90 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 3 hours and 55 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 39 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest day for trains from Martinez to South Lake Tahoe?

Trains from Martinez to South Lake Tahoe are the busiest on Sunday. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train services are there from Martinez to South Lake Tahoe?

Typically there are 2 schedules to compare for your trip to South Lake Tahoe. One train carrier operates regular service on the Martinez to South Lake Tahoe route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Martinez to South Lake Tahoe, usually offering 2.267 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Martinez to South Lake Tahoe, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

One train company connects Martinez to South Lake Tahoe


Amtrak train tickets from Martinez to South Lake Tahoe start from $67.36, and on average cost $67.36. Daily there are 2.266667 Amtrak schedules to South Lake Tahoe. Amtrak in Martinez leaves from 601 Marina Vista Ave, And in South Lake Tahoe trains arrive at Transp Ctr and one other train station.

From Martinez to South Lake Tahoe train travel on Amtrak takes 3 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to get to South Lake Tahoe faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 39 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 2.888889 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $67.36 for a one-way train ticket to South Lake Tahoe.

Avg. Time
3h 55m
Avg. Price

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Martinez on their way to South Lake Tahoe:
  • 601 Marina Vista Ave
There are 2 different stations where trains from Martinez arrive in South Lake Tahoe. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving train stations in South Lake Tahoe:
  • South Y Transit Ctr - 1000 Emerald Bay Rd
  • Transp Ctr

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