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

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Bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Portland, Or to Redding, Ca 1431

$45 - $110

4 alternative options

Train  •  11 h 56 min

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

$70 - $200

Drive  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Portland to Redding 424.7 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Redding  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Redding (RDD) PDX - RDD

$124 - $604

Fly to Medford, bus  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Medford (MFR) PDX - MFR
  2. Take the bus from Medford, Or to Redding, Ca

$114 - $444

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The cheapest way to get from Portland to Redding is to drive which costs $40 - $60 and takes 7 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Redding is to fly and bus which takes 7 h 1 min and costs $110 - $450.

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The distance between Portland and Redding is 549 km. The road distance is 680 km.

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The bus from Portland, Or to Redding, Ca takes 9 h 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Portland, Or and arriving at Redding, Ca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Portland Union Station Amtrak and arriving at Redding Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 56 min.

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What companies run services between Portland, OR, USA and Redding, CA, USA?

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Portland to Redding hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $110 and the journey takes 9 h 25 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Portland to Redding once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $200 and the journey takes 11 h 56 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Medford
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Redding via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station Amtrak to Redding Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Business Coach Seat
$140 - $200
Room
$310 - $440
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Portland, Or to Redding, Ca
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Medford, Or to Redding, Ca
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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