Cheap San Jose to Reno train tickets

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How much are San Jose to Reno train tickets?

Lowest Price$48.50
Fastest6h 28m
Daily Schedules6
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5.0
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5.0
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Based on 1 reviewsOverviewUsers that traveled with Amtrak report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.Ratings (Out of 5)
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How to find cheap train tickets from San Jose to Reno ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from San Jose to Reno is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from San Jose to Reno was $66.54. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 28 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $3.99 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from San Jose to Reno ? How far is San Jose to Reno ?

The distance between San Jose to Reno is 188.53 miles or 303.33 km. A train trip from San Jose to Reno typically takes 10 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Reno faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 6 hours and 28 minutes to get from San Jose to Reno.

Going from San Jose to Reno by train takes over 10 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Wednesday trains from San Jose to Reno are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Sunday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Amtrak has the most connections between San Jose to Reno

Typically there are 6 schedules to compare for your trip to Reno. One train carrier operates regular service on the San Jose to Reno route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between San Jose to Reno, usually offering 6 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from San Jose to Reno, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from San Jose to Reno, which start at $12.00.

One train carrier connects San Jose to Reno

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from San Jose to Reno start from $48.50, and on average cost $68.37. Daily there are 6 Amtrak schedules to Reno. Amtrak in San Jose leaves from Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St, And in Reno trains arrive at 280 N Center St,

From San Jose to Reno train travel on Amtrak takes 10 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Reno faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 28 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $68.40 for a one-way train ticket to Reno.

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Avg. Time
10h 53m
Avg. Price
$68.37
There is one train station from which trains depart San Jose on their way to Reno. The busiest departure station in San Jose serving this route is Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St.
  • Diridon Caltrain Station - 65 Cahill St
There is one train station where trains arrive in Reno from San Jose., The busiest departure station in San Jose serving this route is 280 N Center St.
  • 280 N Center St