The distance between Santa Cruz to Redding is 250.49 miles or 403.02 km. A train trip from Santa Cruz to Redding typically takes 12 hours and 40 minutes. If you are looking to get to Redding faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 8 hours and 26 minutes to get from Santa Cruz to Redding.
Going from Santa Cruz to Redding by train takes over 12 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.
On Sunday trains from Santa Cruz to Redding are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Thursday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there are 3 schedules to compare for your trip to Redding. One train carrier operates regular service on the Santa Cruz to Redding route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between Santa Cruz to Redding, usually offering 3 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Santa Cruz to Redding, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Santa Cruz to Redding, which start at £36.85.
Amtrak train tickets from Santa Cruz to Redding start from £40.77, and on average cost £49.13. Daily there are 3 Amtrak schedules to Redding. Amtrak in Santa Cruz leaves from Metro Center 920 Pacific Ave, And in Redding trains arrive at 1530 Yuba St and one other train station.
From Santa Cruz to Redding train travel on Amtrak takes 12 hours and 41 minutes. If you are looking to get to Redding faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 26 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 4 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £50.17 for a one-way train ticket to Redding.