Transit and Shuttles
Per Article IX of the Tahoe Regional Planning Compact, the TTD's charter includes supporting and operating transportation systems that serve the region. Currently, the District sponsors two North/West Shore shuttle services and oversees BlueGo transit on the South Shore.
North and West Shore ServicesNight Rider: Free night service, operating from 6:30 pm to 12:00 am daily on three routes
Managed by the Truckee-North Tahoe Transportation Association (TNT-TMA) and operated by private contractors, the following TTD-sponsored shuttles provide transit connections beyond other operators' transit boundaries and/or outside their hours of operation.
North Lake Tahoe Express: Operating daily between North Lake Tahoe and Reno-Tahoe International Airport
North Lake Tahoe Water Shuttle: Runs throughout the summer and into fall making stops at Carnelian Bay, Tahoe Vista, Tahoe City and Homewood. Carries up to 12 passengers and 8 bikes.
South Shore Service
South Shore services include the BlueGo buses, Nifty 50 Trolley, Heavenly ski shuttles and limited service to Carson City and the Carson Valley.
Other Area Transit
For a directory of and links to other public and private transit operators, visit the Basinwide Services page.
Questions or Comments
For South Shore service, please email questions or comments to
or call 530-541-7149.
For North and West Shore service, call 1-866-216-5222 or 775-323-3727 or e-mail