Getting here to North Lake Tahoe is a mere 3-hour drive from the Bay Area, or an hour-long drive from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport, with more than 120 daily nonstop flights it's a lot easier to enjoy your vacation once you step off the airplane. Convenient express shuttle service from Reno is available multiple times per day from the North Lake Tahoe Express. Also, New Door to Door shuttle service from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport to Lake Tahoe with Amador Stage Lines. Another option for travelers is the Sacramento International Airport; a two-hour drive, offering 145 nonstop flights. Here are some airlines and options to help you pick the right way to travel to Lake Tahoe.
To get to North Lake Tahoe, you can fly into the Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO - 75 miles), the Sacramento International Airport (SMF - 98 miles), Oakland International Airport (OAK - 175 miles), or San Francisco International Airport (SFO - 181 miles).
Reno/Tahoe International Airport (RNO) - 75 miles
Located about an hour from the largest concentration of world-class skiing in North America, Reno-Tahoe International Airport offers over 140 daily flights to and from 15 non-stop destinations and 31 same plane, one-stop destinations.
Non-Stop Destinations: Chicago/Midway (MDW), Chicago/O'Hare (ORD), Dallas, Denver, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Portland, Salt Lake City, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose and Seattle.
Same Plane One-Stop Destinations: Albuquerque, Austin, Baltimore/Washington (BWI), Boston, Buffalo, Burbank , Calgary, Cleveland, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Grand Junction, Honolulu, Houston/Hobby (HOU), Indianapolis, Kansas City, Memphis, Miami, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New Orleans, Newark, New York (JFK), Omaha, Ontario, Orange County, Orlando, San Antonio, Spokane, St. Louis, Tucson and Tulsa.
Airlines That Provide Service To & From Reno
- Alaska Airlines: 1.866.516.1685
- Allegiant Air: 1.702.505.8888
- American Airlines: 1.800.433.7300
- Delta Airlines: 1.800.221.1212
- Southwest Airlines: 1.800.I.FLY.SWA® (1.800.435.9792)
- United Airlines: 1.800.241.6522
- US Airways: 1.800.428.4322