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Road, Rail, and Air Transportation System in Winnemucca and Humboldt County

8 December 2009

Winnemucca is a crossroad of the West!

Nevada_MapInterstate 80 provides access to major centers of commerce, culture, and population including San Francisco, Sacramento, and Reno to the west. Elko, Salt Lake City and Cheyenne to the East.

Highway 95 reaches north to Oregon and Idaho. A few miles to the west, Highway 95 stretches south to Fallon, Hawthorne, Beatty and Las Vegas.

Rail access, including Amtrak service, is provided by the Union Pacific Railroad. Two separate mainline tracks, each with multiple spurs, are located in Winnemucca.

The Winnemucca Municipal Airport is well suited for general aviation, charter service and airfreight.