The distance between Sacramento to Redding is 146.62 miles or 235.90 km. A train trip from Sacramento to Redding typically takes 3 hours and 8 minutes. If you are looking to get to Redding faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Amtrak Coast Starlight. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 3 hours and 7 minutes to get from Sacramento to Redding.
A train getaway to Redding clocks in at less than 4 hours, station to station. If you plan ahead and get an early start, a day trip could be possible depending on the schedules for that day, but you will be limited on the time you can spend in Redding before you have to hop on the train back to Sacramento. Ideally, you should plan for at least a two-day trip to Redding. It would be perfect for a weekend getaway.
On Tuesday trains from Sacramento 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 Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.
Typically there is one train schedule per day. One train carrier operates regular service on the Sacramento to Redding route. Amtrak Coast Starlight offers the most scheduled departures between Sacramento to Redding, usually offering one departure per day. Typically one schedule per day serves Redding with direct service. Direct service might still have stops along the way, but you will not need to switch trains.
Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Sacramento to Redding, which start at $26.00.
Amtrak Coast Starlight train tickets from Sacramento to Redding start from $27.00, and on average cost $27.46. Daily there are 1 Amtrak Coast Starlight schedules to Redding. Amtrak Coast Starlight in Sacramento leaves from Valley Station - 401 I St, And in Redding trains arrive at 1620 Yuba St,
From Sacramento to Redding train travel on Amtrak Coast Starlight takes 3 hours and 9 minutes. If you are looking to get to Redding faster, Amtrak Coast Starlight offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 7 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Redding on a weekend there is typically one Amtrak Coast Starlight scheduled trip per day, which will cost $27.25 for a one-way weekend reservation from Sacramento.