Economic Development

Eureka County Location/Market Access


Interstate 80 runs west to Reno, Nevada and east to Salt Lake City, Utah. U.S. Highway 50 provides access west to Sacramento, California, and east to Salt Lake City and Denver, Colorado. Nevada State Route 278 runs north and south and connects Interstate 80 and U.S. Highway 50.

Return to TopMileage to/from Eureka, Nevada

Location Distance
Reno, NV 243 miles
Las Vegas, NV 318 miles
Salt Lake City, UT 343 miles
Boise, ID 350 miles
Sacramento, CA 373 miles
San Francisco, CA 459 miles
Los Angeles, CA 538 miles
Phoenix, AZ 610 miles
Helena, MT 712 miles
Cheyenne, WY 781 miles
Portland, OR 833 miles
Santa Fe, NM 857 miles
Denver, CO 876 miles
Seattle, WA 907 miles
Source: Rand McNally Mileage Calculator


Return to TopRail Service

The Union Pacific Railroad tracks pass through Eureka County near the Humboldt River and Beowawe, where freight service is available. The nearest Amtrak passenger service is available in Elko.

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Eureka County Airport

The Eureka County Airport is located 6 miles NW of Eureka, NV and offers a 7,300 ft, lighted, asphalt runway. Regularly scheduled commercial flight service is available in Ely, Nevada, about one hour east of Eureka. Elko Municipal Airport serves the county in the northern portion of Eureka County.