Getting Here

Hostel Tahoe is located on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe at 8931 North Lake Blvd, Kings Beach, CA (Between Chipmunk and Beaver Street, on Hwy 28/North Lake Blvd).


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How to get here:

Driving Direction:

Road Conditions:

California Department of Transportation Highway Information
Nevada Department of Transportation Highway Information

Public Transportation:

From Reno-Tahoe International Airport:

  • Take North Tahoe Express (NLTE)- Hwy 431 BLUE LINE (Route Map and rates) to Kings Beach- Hostel Tahoe Stop. We are the first NLTE stop in Kings Beach, at the east end of town between Chipmunk and Beaver Street, on Hwy 28/North Lake Blvd. We are now one of the three stops in Kings Beach, so simply let the driver know you are heading to Hostel Tahoe when you board the bus, and you are all set! 24-hours advance reservation is recommended. Please enter Group Code: HSTLT when making reservation online (Reserve NOW for NLTE).

From Reno Area:

  1. Take Amtrak or Greyhound bus to Truckee, CA (TRU).
    • Reno (RNO) Amtrak station (Address).
    • Reno Greyhound Station (Address). Approximately 10 minutes walk to Amtrak Station.
  2. From Truckee Amtrak Depot, take Local bus TART (TART Route Map and Schedule) to Hostel Tahoe:
  • Summer (July 1 -Sept 7) and Winter (Dec 15- April 8): Take TART- Hwy 267 Truckee to Crystal Bay Southbound bus to Kings Beach. We are located near Beaver St in Kings Beach (East end of town). You can let the driver know that you would like to get off near Hostel Tahoe by Beaver St.
  • Spring and Fall: Take TART- Hwy 89 Tahoe City to Truckee Southbound bus to Tahoe City “Y”, then switch to the Tahoma to Incline Village North shore bus to Kings Beach. We are located near Beaver St in Kings Beach (East end of town). You can let the driver know that you would like to get off near Hostel Tahoe by Beaver St.

From San Francisco, Sacramento and Davis:

  1. Take Amtrak or Greyhound bus to Truckee, CA (TRU).
  2. From Truckee Amtrak Depot, take Local bus TART (TART Route Map and Schedule) to Hostel Tahoe:
  • Summer (July 1 -Sept 7) and Winter (Dec 15- April 8): Take TART- Hwy 267 Truckee to Crystal Bay Southbound bus to Kings Beach. We are located near Beaver St in Kings Beach (East end of town). You can let the driver know that you would like to get off near Hostel Tahoe by Beaver St.
  • Spring and Fall: Take TART- Hwy 89 Tahoe City to Truckee Southbound bus to Tahoe City “Y”, then switch to the Tahoma to Incline Village North shore bus to Kings Beach. We are located near Beaver St in Kings Beach (East end of town). You can let the driver know that you would like to get off near Hostel Tahoe by Beaver St.

Within North Lake Tahoe-Truckee area:

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