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East Shore Express/Route 28

Sand Harbor Shuttle

From Incline Village and Stateline, NV

Getting to one of Lake Tahoe’s most popular beaches is easy.

Operated by Tahoe Transportation District, the East Shore Express provides a convenient and affordable way to enjoy a day at Sand Harbor, without dealing with parking or traffic.

Choosing the East Shore Express also helps reduce congestion on parts of the State Route 28 corridor, designated as a national scenic byway. Fewer cars mean better protection of our natural resources, plus improved bicyclist and pedestrian safety.

2018 Schedule

Runs Every 20 Minutes
10:00 AM – 7:00 PM 
Weekends: June 16-17 and June 23-24 
Daily: June 30 – September 3
July 4: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM 

From Incline Village 
Corner of Southwood & Hwy. 28 (Old Elementary School)
771 Southwood Blvd., Incline Village, NV 89451
Service begins at 10:00 AM, then every 20 minutes until 6:20 PM.

From Sand Harbor - South Parking Lot
Service begins at 10:20 AM, then every 20 minutes. Last bus from Sand Harbor leaves at 6:40 PM.

Possibility of road construction delays.

Round Trip Fares

Park entry fee at Sand Harbor not included in round-trip fare.

General Public: $3 (Ages 5-64)

Reduced Fare:
$1.50 (Seniors 65+, Individuals with  Disabilities)

Please have your EXACT FARE ready as you board the bus.
All fares are cash only.

  • All fares are cash only. No change will be given.
  • Children 4 and under ride free. It’s ok to bring your coolers & beach chairs.
  • No bikes, kayaks, smoking, eating, drinking, pets, grills, BBQ’s, or propane/flammable materials allowed on the bus.

Free Parking

Free parking at 771 Southwood Blvd., Incline Village, NV 89451
Parking lots open at 9:45 AM and will be locked at 7:15 PM.
No overnight parking.
Gate locked at 8:30 PM on July 4.

Special Service for TART Riders

Request a transfer from the TART operator and you will receive free round-trip transportation on ESE.

South Shore Service Connection

Kingsbury Transit Center
175 US 50, Stateline, NV 89449
Weekends: June 16-17 and June 23-24 
Daily: June 30 – September 3 
Morning pick up at 8:45 AM
Evening drop off at 7:45 PM.
July 4:
Morning pick up at 6:45 AM,
evening drop off at 9:45 PM.

No midday trips

Sand Harbor Beach Hours

8 AM - One Hour Past Sunset

Sand Harbor - NV State Park Website 

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For questions about the East Shore Express: 530.541.7149   711 TTY

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