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How to get to South Lake Tahoe by bus

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What bus companies travel to South Lake Tahoe, California?

Located in California, South Lake Tahoe is accessible by bus from one other city. You can choose from 15 daily scheduled trips when you search for buses to South Lake Tahoe on Wanderu. South Tahoe Airporter usually has the most buses on any given day.

Looking for other ways to get there? Train tickets to South Lake Tahoe are also available.

Bus companies serving South Lake Tahoe

BusRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US11h 33m$32.75
South Tahoe Airporter11h 33m$32.75

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a good price for a bus ticket to South Lake Tahoe?

$32.75 is the cheapest price for a bus ticket to South Lake Tahoe, according to recent searches on Wanderu. You can use our search to check if this price is currently available on buses from your city to South Lake Tahoe. In the last month, buses from Reno to South Lake Tahoe had the lowest average price at $32.75.

Where is the bus station in South Lake Tahoe, CA?

The busiest bus station in South Lake Tahoe is Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel. There are several other active stations in addition to this main station. The most popular bus stations in South Lake Tahoe are:

  • Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel
  • Harrah's Lake Tahoe
  • Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel

Which bus service has the best service to South Lake Tahoe?

Based on customers travel reviews, travelers who booked on Wanderu rave about traveling to South Lake Tahoe by bus with South Tahoe Airporter giving them a 5 rating out of 5. Travelers also mentioned that Amtrak Thruway had the most comfortable bus service to South Lake Tahoe taking into account the seats and amenities that Amtrak Thruway offers. They rate Amtrak Thruway a 4.9 out of 5 when it comes to just how relaxing and enjoyable their experience was onboard. If you are looking to arrive to South Lake Tahoe punctually travelers suggest that South Tahoe Airporter has the best on time performance on their bus schedules to South Lake Tahoe, rating them a 5 based on their on time arrivals.

Is South Lake Tahoe a popular bus travel destination?

South Lake Tahoe ranks number 79 among most popular bus destinations in the region. It also ranks number 968 in United States. South Lake Tahoe ranks number 106 in the region in terms of the number of destinations that connect to South Lake Tahoe via bus service. On average 15 direct daily bus trips serve South Lake Tahoe.

What is the population of South Lake Tahoe?

The population of South Lake Tahoe is 21706. South Lake Tahoe ranks number 83 in terms of population in California and number 725 in all of United States.

How much do bus tickets to South Lake Tahoe cost?

Bus tickets to South Lake Tahoe range from $33 for a short trip to South Lake Tahoe, while a 60 to 200 mile bus trip to South Lake Tahoe starts at , and a longer trip by bus to South Lake Tahoe can be as cheap as . Looking to travel across state or province lines? A trip from out of your region will be as low as $33 .

What type of traveler does South Lake Tahoe attract?

People who take the bus to South Lake Tahoe are most often visiting their families or loved ones. With frequent schedules, the ability to book and hop on a bus last minute make taking a bus to South Lake Tahoe easy whether you're planning a trip far in advance or need some quality time with loved ones at the last minute.

What bus station is located closest to the city center of South Lake Tahoe?

The closest bus station to the city center of South Lake Tahoe is Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel, located just 2.3 miles away. Select Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel as your arrival if your plans call for exploring the downtown area of South Lake Tahoe. Search on Wanderu and in the search results you can filter travel options by arriving or departing station.

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