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Getting Here

Plane Auto Train

By air:

  • The Sacramento, California, airport (SAC) is 105 miles (1.75 hours) to the west; rental cars are available.

  • The Reno, Nevada, airport (RNO) is 35 miles (45 minutes) to the east; rental cars and shuttle services are available.

  • If you are arriving in a private plane, the Truckee-Tahoe airport is 8 miles (15 min) to the south. Rental cars and public transportation are available.

By car:

  • Truckee is located just north of Interstate 80, about 15 miles west of the California-Nevada border.

By rail:

  • Amtrak's California Zephyr travels along a route of incomparable scenery between Chicago and San Francisco, with a daily stop in Truckee.

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