Cheap San Francisco to Redding  train tickets

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How much are San Francisco to Redding train tickets?

Lowest Price$45.00
Fastest5h 45m
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How to find cheap train tickets from San Francisco to Redding ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from San Francisco to Redding is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from San Francisco to Redding was $52.34. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 5 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $1.70 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from San Francisco to Redding ? How far is San Francisco to Redding ?

The distance between San Francisco to Redding is 194.38 miles or 312.74 km. A train trip from San Francisco to Redding typically takes 7 hours and 12 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 5 hours and 45 minutes to get from San Francisco to Redding.

Going from San Francisco to Redding by train takes over 7 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 Tuesday trains from San Francisco 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.

Amtrak has the most connections between San Francisco to Redding

Typically there are 8 schedules to compare for your trip to Redding. One train carrier operates regular service on the San Francisco to Redding route. Amtrak offers the most scheduled departures between San Francisco to Redding, usually offering 8 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from San Francisco 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 Bus tickets from San Francisco to Redding, which start at $42.00.

One train carrier connects San Francisco to Redding

Amtrak

Amtrak train tickets from San Francisco to Redding start from $45.00, and on average cost $52.69. Daily there are 8 Amtrak schedules to Redding. Amtrak in San Francisco leaves from Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St and 3 other stations. And in Redding trains arrive at 1530 Yuba St and one other train station.

From San Francisco to Redding train travel on Amtrak takes 7 hours and 13 minutes. If you are looking to get to Redding faster, Amtrak offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 45 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Amtrak offers 8 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay $52.66 for a one-way train ticket to Redding.

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Avg. Time
7h 13m
Avg. Price
$52.69

Plan your next adventure:

There are 4 different stations that serve train trips to Redding that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. The busiest departure station in San Francisco serving this route is Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St, 5 Embarcadero Ctr - Corner of California & Drumm St, Beach St and The Embarcadero Pier 39 - Fisherman's Wharf, 835 Market St.
  • Bus Terminal - 200 Folsom St
  • 5 Embarcadero Ctr - Corner of California & Drumm St
  • Beach St and The Embarcadero Pier 39 - Fisherman's Wharf
  • 835 Market St
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Redding. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in San Francisco serving this route is 1530 Yuba St, 1620 Yuba St.
  • 1530 Yuba St
  • 1620 Yuba St