Cheap train tickets from Salt Lake City to Reno

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How much are train tickets from Salt Lake City to Reno?

Lowest Price$48.00
Fastest9h 55m
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Salt Lake City to Reno?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Salt Lake City 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 Salt Lake City to Reno was $55.85. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 15 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $89.15 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 ride from Salt Lake City to Reno?

The distance between Salt Lake City and Reno is approximately 427.09 miles, or 687.16 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 9 hours and 56 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 9 hours and 55 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 Salt Lake City to Reno?

On Friday trains from Salt Lake City 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 Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Which train should you take from Salt Lake City to Reno?

Typically there is one train schedules per day. One train company currently travels from Salt Lake City to Reno.

The best option will depend on the time, price and other factors, but Amtrak California Zephyr has the most regularly scheduled departures from Salt Lake City to Reno, with an average of 1 trip per day and 19 monthly trips.

Of the 1 trip there is one direct trip available per day.

One train company connects Salt Lake City to Reno

Amtrak California Zephyr

Amtrak California Zephyr train tickets from Salt Lake City to Reno start from $48.00, and on average cost $66.11. Daily there are 1 Amtrak California Zephyr schedules to Reno. Amtrak California Zephyr in Salt Lake City leaves from 340 S 600 W, And in Reno trains arrive at 280 N Center St,

From Salt Lake City to Reno train travel on Amtrak California Zephyr takes 9 hours and 57 minutes. If you are looking to get to Reno faster, Amtrak California Zephyr offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 9 hours and 55 minutes.

If you are looking to travel to Reno on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak California Zephyr scheduled trip per day, which will cost $66.65 for a one-way weekend reservation from Salt Lake City.

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There is one train station from which trains depart Salt Lake City on their way to Reno. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Salt Lake City are:
  • 340 S 600 W
There is one train station where trains arrive in Reno from Salt Lake City. These are the busiest arriving stations in Reno:
  • 280 N Center St