Cheap train tickets from Reno to Elko

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Lowest Price$36.00
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Reno to Elko?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Reno to Elko 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 Reno to Elko was $36.61. 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 ride from Reno to Elko?

The distance between Reno and Elko is approximately 232.10 miles, or 373.44 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 5 hours and 25 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 25 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains 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 train 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 day for trains from Reno to Elko?

On Saturday trains from Reno to Elko 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 Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

What train companies travel from Reno to Elko?

Typically there is one train schedule per day. On the route to Elko 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Amtrak California Zephyr offers the most scheduled departures between Reno to Elko, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Elko with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Reno to Elko, which start at $58.00.

Here are the 2 train companies that operate from Reno to Elko

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from Reno to Elko start from $56.00, and on average cost $56.00. Daily there are 1 Amtrak schedules to Elko. Amtrak in Reno leaves from 280 N Center St, And in Elko trains arrive at 1300 Water St (Train 5), 1301 Sharps Access Rd (Train 6),

From Reno to Elko train travel on Amtrak takes 5 hours and 26 minutes. If you are looking to get to Elko faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 25 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Elko on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak scheduled trip per day, which will cost $56.00 for a one-way weekend reservation from Reno.

Restroom
WiFi
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 26m
Avg. Price
$56.00

Amtrak California Zephyr

Amtrak California Zephyr train tickets from Reno to Elko start from $36.00, and on average cost $43.05. Daily there are 1 Amtrak California Zephyr schedules to Elko. Amtrak California Zephyr in Reno leaves from 280 N Center St, And in Elko trains arrive at 1300 Water St (Train 5), 1301 Sharps Access Rd (Train 6),

From Reno to Elko train travel on Amtrak California Zephyr takes 5 hours and 25 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Elko on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak California Zephyr scheduled trip per day, which will cost $43.21 for a one-way weekend reservation from Reno.

Restroom
Snacks
Loyalty rewards
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
5h 25m
Avg. Price
$43.05

Plan your next adventure

There is one train station from which trains depart Reno on their way to Elko:
  • 280 N Center St
There is one train station where trains from Reno arrive in Elko:
  • 1300 Water St (Train 5), 1301 Sharps Access Rd (Train 6)