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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Wilkes-Barre to Reno?

Lowest price$460.36
Fastest train75h 55m
Trains per day1
Train lines1

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Wilkes-Barre to Reno during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

What is the price of a train ticket from Wilkes-Barre to Reno?

In the last month, $460.36 was the average price of a train ticket from Wilkes-Barre, PA to Reno, NV. Given how far apart Wilkes-Barre and Reno are from each other, there's no getting around the fact that most train tickets are on the pricier side. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Wilkes-Barre to Reno?

The distance between Wilkes-Barre and Reno is approximately 2292 miles, or 3687 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 75 hours and 55 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.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Wilkes-Barre to Reno are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Wilkes-Barre at 7:00am and arrives in Reno around 75 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Wilkes-Barre to Reno?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. However, it is not a direct train. This means that you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train at some point during your journey. You will need to remember to bring your carry-on luggage with you when you transfer trains. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Reno to Wilkes-Barre.

Which train should you take from Wilkes-Barre to Reno?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania to Reno, Nevada. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak13d 3h 56m$460.36

Amtrak train tickets from Wilkes-Barre to Reno start from $460, and on average cost $460. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Reno. Amtrak in Wilkes-Barre leaves from Intermodal Transp Ctr, And in Reno trains arrive at 280 N Center St, From Wilkes-Barre to Reno train travel on Amtrak takes 75 hours and 56 minutes. If you are looking to get to Reno faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 75 hours and 55 minutes. If you are looking to travel to Reno on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $460 for a one-way weekend reservation from Wilkes-Barre.

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