There are 5 ways to get from Oakland to Redding by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 8320 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Redding, Ca 1420 / ...

$36 - $82

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Train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Redding Amtrak Coast Starlight

$45 - $120

Train, Amtrak Thruway  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Sacramento Amtrak Capitol Corridor
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Sacramento, CA to Redding, CA 3701

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Oakland to Redding 212.3 miles

$20 - $30

Fly  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Redding (RDD) SFO - RDD

$139 - $292

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The cheapest way to get from Oakland to Redding is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oakland to Redding is to drive which takes 3 h 29 min and costs $20 - $30.

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The distance between Oakland and Redding is 310 km. The road distance is 340 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Oakland to Redding, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Oakland to Redding. However, there are services departing from Oakland, Ca and arriving at Redding, Ca via Sacramento, Ca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Oakland Jack London Square Station and arriving at Redding Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

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What companies run services between Oakland, CA, USA and Redding, CA, USA?

You can take a bus from Oakland to Redding via Sacramento, Ca in around 4 h 32 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Oakland to Redding once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h 27 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Redding
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Train operators
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Redding Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
Train from Oakland Jack London Square Station to Sacramento Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$29
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Oakland, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Redding, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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