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Duration 3h 7m
Distance 162.9 miles
Average price $40
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The train between Sacramento and Redding takes 3h 7m. There is at least one train per day from Sacramento to Redding. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Sacramento Valley Station
  2. Redding
3h 7m
Bookable on Rome2rio
$30 - $50

Sacramento to Redding train times

Trains run once daily between Sacramento and Redding. The service departs Sacramento at 23:59 at night, which arrives into Redding at 03:06. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 3h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Sacramento Valley Station station and arriving at Redding Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 7m.

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The distance between Sacramento and Redding is 147 miles. The road distance is 162.9 miles.

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Sacramento to Redding train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Sacramento Valley Station.

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Sacramento to Redding train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Redding Amtrak station.

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What companies run services between Sacramento and Redding?

Amtrak operates a train from Sacramento Valley Station to Redding Amtrak once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 3h 7m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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+1 215-856-7924
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Redding Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75

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