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Oakland to Reno bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$14.00
Shortest Duration4h 40m
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Oakland to Reno

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Oakland to Reno is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Oakland to Reno were $14.00. By booking 11 days out, tickets are on average $6.22 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Oakland to Reno?

The distance between Oakland and Reno is approximately 178.37 miles, or 286.98 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 5 hours and 29 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 40 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses 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 bus 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 time to travel by bus from Oakland to Reno?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Oakland to Reno by bus is usually on Sunday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out and you may find buses more full than usual. Wednesday tends to be when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, buses departing at this time are the least likely to be crowded.

Which bus should you take from Oakland to Reno?

Typically there are 2 scheduled buses per day. One bus company currently travels from Oakland to Reno.

The best option will depend on the time of your trip, available prices and other factors, but Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Oakland to Reno, with an average of 2 trips per day and 28 monthly trips.

Of the 2 trips there are 2 trips that are direct connections to Reno.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Oakland to Reno starts at $45.50.

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Book Greyhound from Oakland to Reno from $10.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Oakland to Reno and you can expect on average to pay $15.64 for a Greyhound ticket to Reno. In Oakland, Greyhound departs to Reno from Bus Terminal - 2103 San Pablo Ave, In Reno, Greyhound arrives at 280 N Center St,

An average trip on Greyhound from Oakland to Reno takes 5 hours and 29 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Reno in 4 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $15.15 for a weekend trip to Reno.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Oakland. Most bus trips to Reno will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 2103 San Pablo Ave
Bus trips arrive in Reno at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Reno for trips arriving from Oakland:
  • 280 N Center St