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

Lowest Price$43.00
Fastest Train2h 55m
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Overall score for Davis to South Lake Tahoe
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Users that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Davis to South Lake Tahoe right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

Can you take a train all the way from Davis to South Lake Tahoe?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Davis to South Lake Tahoe, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

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

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $43.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Davis to South Lake Tahoe.

How long is the train journey from Davis to South Lake Tahoe?

The distance between Davis and South Lake Tahoe is approximately 99 miles, or 159 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 4 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 55 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Davis to South Lake Tahoe 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 Davis at 9:00am and arrives in South Lake Tahoe around 2 hours later.

How many trains per day run from Davis to South Lake Tahoe?

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 South Lake Tahoe to Davis.

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

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Davis to South Lake Tahoe. 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
Amtrak13h 4m$43.00

Where is the train station in Davis?

There is one train station in Davis:

  • Amtrak Station - 840 Second St

Where is the train station in South Lake Tahoe?

South Lake Tahoe receives travelers from Davis at its two active train stations:

  • South Y Transit Ctr - 1000 Emerald Bay Rd
  • Transp Ctr

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