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How to get to South Lake Tahoe by train

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Stations2
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What train companies travel to South Lake Tahoe, California?

Located in California, South Lake Tahoe is accessible by train from 2 other cities. You can choose from 10 daily scheduled trips when you search for trains to South Lake Tahoe on Wanderu. Amtrak usually has the most trains on any given day.

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

Train companies serving South Lake Tahoe

TrainRoutesAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak28h 31m$70.42

Frequently Asked Questions

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

$20.00 is the cheapest price for a train 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, trains from Placerville to South Lake Tahoe had the lowest average price at $20.00.

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

The busiest train station in South Lake Tahoe is Transp Ctr. As South Lake Tahoe's main station, it has the most trains coming and going. However, a popular alternative is South Y Transit Ctr - 1000 Emerald Bay Rd.

Which train 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 train with Amtrak giving them a 4.8 rating out of 5. Travelers also mentioned that Amtrak had the most comfortable train service to South Lake Tahoe taking into account the seats and amenities that Amtrak offers. They rate Amtrak a 4.3 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 Amtrak has the best on time performance on their train schedules to South Lake Tahoe, rating them a 4.6 based on their on time arrivals.

Is South Lake Tahoe a popular train travel destination?

South Lake Tahoe ranks number 36 among most popular train destinations in the region. It also ranks number 263 in United States. South Lake Tahoe ranks number 86 in the region in terms of the number of destinations that connect to South Lake Tahoe via train service. On average 4 direct daily train 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 89 in terms of population in California and number 477 in all of United States.

How much do train tickets to South Lake Tahoe cost?

Train tickets to South Lake Tahoe range from $20 for a short trip to South Lake Tahoe, while a 60 to 200 mile train trip to South Lake Tahoe starts at , and a longer trip by train 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 .

What type of traveler does South Lake Tahoe attract?

Taking a train to South Lake Tahoe is very popular for those traveling on their vacation. The flexible luggage policies that train travel affords, convenient arrival stations and of course the great deals available make taking the train to South Lake Tahoe a great option when planning your next vacation.

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

The closest train station to the city center of South Lake Tahoe is Transp Ctr, located just 2.3 miles away. Select Transp Ctr 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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