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Elevation from Sacramento to Reno

Elevation (ft)01,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,0007,0008,000
Grade %-8-6-4-202468
Max elevation: 7229 ft / 2203 m
Min elevation: 19 ft / 6 m
Elevation change: 7210 ft / 2198 m
Max grade: 6.9%
Min grade: -7%
Steepness score: 65 + 696 + 12343 + 4 = 13108
Distance: 131.87 mi / 212.23 km
Travel Time: 2 hours 11 mins

  Difficulty% Grade
Very Difficult>20%
It looks like one possible route that might be flatter would be to go through Denver, but make sure you double check everything if you're planning a road trip. Elevation data comes from different sources and may not reflect true driving conditions, so talk to other RVers if you're concerned about steep grades. If you're planning to drive in the winter and you want to avoid snow, check the road conditions from Sacramento to Reno. You can also view a 3-D map of Sacramento elevation or Reno elevation.

These are some of the possible highways along this route. Use the GPS in your car to verify all driving directions. If you're looking for campgrounds along the way, search for RV parks between Sacramento and Reno.

I-80BL8 mi / 13 km
I-80123 mi / 198 km