United StatesSierra-at-Tahoe, United States

Sierra-at-Tahoe Location

Getting There

Located just 12 miles west of South Lake Tahoe, California, 1 1/2 hours from Sacramento and 1 1/2 hours from Reno, Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort is easy for both day trippers and destination visitors to get to.


Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort is located:


  • 83 miles east of Sacramento off US Hwy. 50 
  • 72 miles from Reno, Nevada 
  • 187 miles from San Francisco, California






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By Plane


Reno/Tahoe International Airport (RNO) 

75 miles

Non-stop service is provided to the following cities from Reno: Boise, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Elko, Houston, Las Vegas, Long Beach, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, Oakland, Ontarior, Phoenix, Portland, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, San Jose, Seattle, Spokane and Tucson.

Sacramento International Airport (SMF)

98 miles 

Sacramento International Airport (SMF) offers flights from 15 major carriers and one commuter airline totaling over 150 daily departures. 

Free wireless internet access is available throughout both terminals.

Sacramento International Airport is located approximately halfway between San Francisco and South Lake Tahoe (2 hours each way) just off of I-80. 

Frequent non-stops flight destinations include Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Guadalajara, Honolulu, Houston, Kansas City, Las Vegas, Minneapolis, New York City, Newark, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, Salt Lake City, Seattle, Vancouver B.C., Washington D.C., and all major California cities.

Oakland International Airport (OAK) 

175 miles

San Francisco Internatioanl Airport (SFO) 

181 Miles


By Car


From San Francisco, California

Approximate Drive Time 2.5 - 3.5 Hours


From Sacramento, California

Approximate Drive Time 1.5 Hours


From South Lake Tahoe, California

Approximate Drive Time 15 - 30 Minutes


From Reno, Nevada

Approximate Drive Time 1.5 - 1.75 Hours





Other Transport


Snooze your way up to Sierra™ Resort


South Shore Complimentary Shuttle


The South Shore Complimentary Shuttle is available daily, servicing more than 40 casinos and lodging properties in South Lake Tahoe. For more information, please call the Shuttle Bus


Information at 775.883.2100.

Ride the Bus - Shuttle from Sacramento


Sierra Shuttles will pick-up and drop-off skiers and snowboarders from the parking lot of Surf & Skate located in Fair Oaks, CA on Saturdays. Please check back for dates and times! 

NAC SKI CLUB - 408.518.9299


NAC SKI offers $38 ski bus trip from South Bay, SF and Sacramento to Sierra Resort on most weekends. Besides discounted lift tickets, you can also book various rentals, beginner’s package, group lessons, etc. Please visit www.nacski.com/sierra to reserve your seat.


Bay Area Ski Bus - 925.680.4386


Ski Bus service to the slopes of Lake Tahoe from several Bay Area locations. Sleep, enjoy breakfast, relax and watch movies.  Please visit www.bayareaskibus.com for more information.


By Ride Share


As one of Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort's efforts to be environmentally conscious, they have linked up with AlterNetRides.com, a voluntary rideshare program, to help you find someone to share a ride with to the slopes.


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