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By Air
To get to South Lake Tahoe you can fly into the Reno/Tahoe, Sacramento, San Francisco, San Jose or Oakland airports. The Reno/Tahoe International Airport (RNO) offers more than 160 flights from most major airlines and cities in and out of Reno daily, to 16 cities serviced by 11 airlines.

You can map your own directions below or use refer to the 'By Air' and 'By Car' directions below the map.

Directions to 944 Friday Ave
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150-6925


 


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

Airlines
Alaska Airlines 1-800-426-0333
Aloha Airlines 1-800-367-5250
America West Airlines 1-800-235-9292
American Airlines 1-800-433-7300
Continental Airlines 1-800-525-0280
Frontier Airlines 1-800-432-1359
Northwest Airlines 1-800-225-2525
Skywest Delta Connection 1-800-221-1212
Southwest Airlines 1-800-435-9792
United Airlines 1-800-241-6522



Reno International Airport
1-775-328-6400

Once on the ground you can rent a car, limousine or board a luxurious motorcoach shuttle that will take you just two blocks from the Tahoe Tradewinds Inn. Whatever you decide, Reno is a scenic 60-minute drive to South Lake Tahoe. For reservations on the motorcoach shuttle call:


1-800-446-6128

Rental Car Agencies
Advantage Rent-A-Car1-800-777-5500
Alamo 1-800-GOALAMO
Avis 1-800-984-8840
Budget 1-800-527-0700
Dollar Rent A Car 1-800-800-4000
Enterprise 1-800-736-8222
Hertz 1-800-654-3131
National 1-800-CAR-RENT
Thrifty 1-800-FOR-CARS


By Car
Directions From Reno
From Reno/Tahoe International Airport, take Hwy 395 South through Carson City, take Hwy 50 West to South lake Tahoe. In the center of the city across from Heavenly Village take a right on Friday, we are one block on the left.

Directions from Sacramento
Take Hwy 50 East through Placerville over Echo Summit to South Lake Tahoe. In the center of the city with Heavenly Village on your right, take a left on Friday, we are one block on the left.

Directions from San Francisco
Take I-80 East to Sacramento, then follow directions above from Sacramento.

Directions from San Jose/East Bay
Take Hwy 680 North to Hwy 580 East to Hwy 205 East to I-5 North to Sacramento. Take Hwy 50 East through Placerville to South Lake Tahoe.
Or
Take Hwy 680 North, merge onto I-80 East towards Sacramento. Take Hwy 50 East to South Lake Tahoe. In the center of the city with Heavenly Village on your right, take a left of Friday, we are one block on the left.

Directions from Los Angeles
Take I-5 North to Sacramento, follow the directions above from Sacramento.
Or
Take Hwy 395 North to Minden/Gardnerville. Take Hwy 88 and to left to Centerville Lane to Foothill (Hwy 206). Turn right to Kingsbury (Hwy 207) to South Shore.

 

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Map courtesy of VirtualTahoe.com, South Lake Tahoe
Here are five routes to Lake Tahoe, South Shore. The primary route from the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento is Route #1.


Route 1 to Lake Tahoe, South Shore
  • Take Highway 50 east through Placerville and over Echo Summit to South Lake Tahoe


Route 2 to Lake Tahoe, South Shore
  • I-80 east to Truckee
  • Take Hwy 267, south to Hwy 28/Kings Beach
  • Take Hwy 28 along Tahoe's east shore to the Hwy 50 junction
  • Turn right on Hwy 50 (west) to S. Lake Tahoe
Approximate drive time from Sacramento: 2 hrs., 55 min. Approx. 157 mi.


Route 3 to Lake Tahoe, South Shore
  • From Reno/Tahoe International Airport, take Hwy 395 south through Carson City
  • Take Hwy 50 west to South Lake Tahoe
Approx. drive time: 1 hr., 15 min., Approx. 55 mi.


Route 4 to Lake Tahoe, South Shore
  • 395 north to Bridgeport
  • Continue on Hwy 395 north through Minden/ Gardnerville to Hwy 88
  • Go left to Centerville Lane to Foothill (Hwy 206), turn right to Kingsbury (Hwy 207) to South Shore


Route 5 to Lake Tahoe, South Shore
  • From the east/south Bay Area take 580 east to 205
  • Take 205 to I-5 north to Hwy 4 east.
  • From Stockton take 99 north to Hwy 88 east (Waterloo Rd)
  • At 49 junction, go south to Jackson (still 88), continue on Hwy 88 east to 89
  • Take 89 north to Hwy 50 east to S. Lake Tahoe
Approximate drive time from east/south bay area: 4 hrs. Approx. 207 mi.
Approximate drive time from Stockton area: 3 hrs. Approx. 138 mi.

 





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