Transportation: Bus, Flights, Train, Car
Take the bus to and from work, or to explore the Truckee-Tahoe area with TART (Truckee Tahoe Area Regional Transit) system. TART is a safe and direct means of reliable transportation service for Tahoe residents and visitors that provides a comprehensive schedule. Enjoy a comfortable and pleasant ride aboard a bus within Truckee or to Lake Tahoe, Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows, Northstar, Crystal Bay, and Incline Village. TART operates seven days a week, including Christmas Day and all holidays.
Winter Park & Ride
Weekend park and ride service to local ski resorts is now available to Truckee, offering guests the option to help reduce congestion, ditch the car and be dropped off right at the base of the slopes. The seasonal service will be provided by Tahoe Truckee Area Regional Transit operated by Placer County in partnership with Squaw Valley-Alpine Meadows and Northstar California. Learn more.
- Dec. 28-30
- Jan. 5-6, 12-13, 19-20, 26-27
- Feb. 2-3, 9-10, 16-18, 23-24
- March 2-3, 9-10
Bus Routes + Schedules
Tahoe Truckee Area Regional Transit (TART) offers daily regional connections throughout Truckee and North Lake Tahoe. Take the bus to save gas, time finding parking, and reduce your carbon footprint.
Free Truckee Fares + Holiday Shuttles
Free Truckee Fares:
Ride for free on the Tahoe Truckee Area Regional Transportation (TART) Truckee local fixed route provided by the Town of Truckee. Truckee TART Dial-a-Ride will also provide free to the passenger bus service for ADA certified passengers as of July 1, 2018.
Free Holiday Shuttle Services:
Free neighborhood shuttle service is provided seasonally to residents and visitors during the holidays from December 26 - December 31st annually. The free shuttle service travels to and from Downtown Truckee from local neighborhoods, Squaw Valley, and Northstar.
In the summer, free shuttle service is available for Truckee Thursdays and the 4th of July. Additionally, the Tahoe Donner Association will also be providing FREE shuttle service for Truckee Thursdays to and from Trout Creek Recreation Center/Downtown.
Attendees can travel safely and focus on having fun without the worry about parking their car and driving thanks to the Town of Truckee in partnership with Truckee TTBID, Truckee Tahoe Airport District, Northstar, Glenshire/Devonshire Residents Association, TDMA, and the TMA.
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There are many ways to explore Lake Tahoe. You can be car-free and carefree on miles of walking and biking paths, along with convenient bus routes, in a fun and functional water taxi, and more. Learn more.