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Chico-Redding Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Chico to Redding. Traveling by train from Chico to Redding usually takes around one hour and 30 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance66 mi (106 km)
Fastest train1h 30m
Lowest price$14.00
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak
Train lines1

Which train should you take from Chico to Redding?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Chico, California to Redding, California. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak11h 30m$16.67
  • Amtrak

    Amtrak

    Amtrak is the largest passenger railroad service in America, offering daily intercity trains to hundreds of destinations across the contiguous United States, as well as several cities in Canada. Every Amtrak train comes equipped with comfortable seats with extra legroom, as well as several four-seat areas with tables in the middle. In addition, each car has a freshly cleaned restroom, free WiFi and power outlets at every seat. There are also snack bars where you can purchase drinks or food during your journey. On average, there are 1 Amtrak trains from Chico to Redding every day, as well as 1 trips on the weekends, with prices starting from $14.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Chico to Redding during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

Can you take a train all the way from Chico to Redding?

Currently there is not a train that travels the entire distance without requiring you to switch onto a connecting vehicle. However, there are direct buses from Chico to Redding.

How long is the train journey from Chico to Redding?

The distance between Chico and Redding is approximately 66 miles, or 106 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 1 hour 30 minutes, As a relatively short ride, taking the train is an easy way to travel between these two cities.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Chico to Redding are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Chico at 2:00am and arrives in Redding about an hour later.

Is there a direct train from Chico to Redding?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Redding with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Redding to Chico. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Chico to Redding for $28.00.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Chico?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Chico.

Where is the train station in Redding?

Arrival stations

Redding has one train station.

Need a return trip from Redding to Chico?

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