Fly to Tahoe South

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How do I fly to South Lake Tahoe?

There are a few options to fly into South Lake Tahoe. The closest international airport is the Reno-Tahoe International Airport, offering flights on nine airlines and more than 130 nonstop flights daily. This airport is only a one hour drive from South Lake Tahoe hotels with Convenient express shuttle service available multiple times per day from the South Tahoe Airporter. If you prefer a taxi, limo, bus or car, visit the driving to Tahoe South page.

Reno Tahoe International Airport Flight map

Reno-Tahoe Flight Schedule October 2021

Another option is the Sacramento International Airport. SMF is roughly a 2-hour drive from Lake Tahoe and is served by 15 airlines offering more than 170 daily flights to over 40 nonstop destinations across the US, Canada, Mexico, and Hawaii. Southwest Airlines is the largest carrier, followed by American, Delta, and United.

Other flight options include the San Francisco Airport, San Jose Airport, or the Oakland Airport, each about 3.5 hours away, by car.

If you prefer flying with an air taxi, GaryAir can fly you to Tahoe South.

New Aha! Air operated by ExpressJet, will launch service on October 24, 2021.

Award-winning air carrier JSX expands flight service between Oakland and Las Vegas to Reno-Tahoe. Flights depart and arrive at private terminals on 30-seat jets for a crowd-free, super-safe, and simple travel experience. More information.

Non-stop direct flights to Reno Tahoe:

The Reno-Tahoe International Airport offers ten airlines providing more than 130 daily flights serving the following non-stop destinations:

Atlanta – Seasonal
Austin – Scheduled to begin September 2021
Chicago/Midway (MDW) – Seasonal
Chicago/O’Hare (ORD) – Seasonal
Dallas/Ft. Worth
Dallas Love Field – Seasonal
Guadalajara, Mexico
Houston/Hobby (HOU) – Seasonal
Houston/Intercontinental (IAH)
Las Vegas
Long Beach
Los Angeles
Minneapolis/St. Paul – Seasonal
New York (JFK)
Orange County
Salt Lake City
San Diego
San Francisco
San Jose

These non-stop flights can also get you virtually anywhere within one-stop.

Reno-Tahoe Airport Non-stop destinations

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