Travel from ALP to RNO

Train
$521
2d 18h 14min
723 lb of CO2
Bus
$209
1d 6h 10min
167 lb of CO2
$
Drive
$150
18h 49min
213 lb of CO2

Drive from ALP to RNO

It's 1110 miles between ALP to RNO. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 49min and 19h 45min from ALP to RNO under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 42min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to RNO by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $149.

What is the best way to travel from ALP to RNO?

Because RNO is so far away from ALP, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to RNO do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from ALP to RNO?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are train, bus or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

ALP to RNO NV - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from ALP to RNO. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to RNO is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the ALP/RNO buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from ALP is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between ALP TX and RNO during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from ALP to RNO? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of RNO traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to RNO is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from ALP to RNO?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from ALP to RNO is by bus. The bus costs $209 roughly and will take 1 day 6 hours 10 minutes.

Does Amtrak go from ALP to RNO?

Yes, Amtrak has serivce between ALP area and RNO, but there is no direct route. In total, it will take roughly 2 day 18 hours 14 minutes. We recommend catching the train at ALP Alpine Amtrak, which is about 0 miles from ALP. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at CHI Chicago.

How long does it take from ALP to RNO by car?

The total distance between ALP and RNO is 1110 miles and will take you about 18 hours 49 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

ALP to RNO Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $209
Fastest Way Bus — 1d 6h 10min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 167 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — train, bus and by car
Distance 1,109 miles
Travel Companies Amtrak

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