There are 4 ways to get from Los Angeles to Redding by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Burbank (BUR) to Redding (RDD) BUR - RDD

$147 - $409

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Redding, Ca 1420

$55 - $140

2 alternative options

Train  •  16 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Redding Amtrak Coast Starlight

$100 - $290

Drive  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Los Angeles to Redding 548.3 miles

$50 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Los Angeles to Redding is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 8 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Los Angeles to Redding is to fly which costs $140 - $410 and takes 6 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Los Angeles, Ca and arriving at Redding, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak station and arriving at Redding Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16 h 56 min.

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The distance between Los Angeles and Redding is 509 miles. The road distance is 548.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Los Angeles to Redding without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 30 min and costs $55 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Los Angeles to Redding, including transfers.

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Los Angeles to Redding bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Los Angeles, Ca station.

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Map of how to get from Los Angeles to Redding.
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  • Distance: 508.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 44 min

What companies run services between Los Angeles, CA, USA and Redding, CA, USA?

United Airlines and Southwest Airlines fly from Los Angeles to Redding 5 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Los Angeles to Redding hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $140 and the journey takes 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Burbank to Redding via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Train operators
Amtrak

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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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak to Redding Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Redding, Ca
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140

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