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How much are train tickets from Salem to Redding?

Lowest Price$47.00
Fastest Train10h 44m
Trains Per Day2
Train Lines2
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Salem to Redding right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Salem to Redding?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $56.50 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Salem to Redding. By booking your trip 12 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of $72.00 compared to a same-day fare.

How long is the train journey from Salem to Redding?

The distance between Salem and Redding is approximately 303 miles, or 487 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 15 hours and 12 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 10 hours and 44 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Salem to Redding are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Salem at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 3:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Salem to Redding?

Trains leave the station in Salem twice a day, so thre are a couple of options depending on your preferred travel time. One of these is a direct train, which will typically get you to Redding faster. While it might still have stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains during your trip.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Redding to Salem. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Salem to Redding for $54.00.

What train services are there from Salem to Redding?

2 train services operate from Salem to Redding. However, each train line only offers one daily trip.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak119h 40m$93.30
Amtrak Coast Starlight110h 44m$70.40

Where is the train station in Salem?

There is one train station in Salem:

  • 500 13th St SE

Where is the train station in Redding?

Redding has one train station:

  • 1620 Yuba St

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