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There are 6 ways to get from Portland to Redding by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  9h 25m

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

$45 - $110

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Train  •  11h 56m

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

$70 - $200

Drive  •  7h 18m

  1. Drive from Portland to Redding 424.7 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Redding  •  6h 47m

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

$124 - $604

Fly to Medford, bus  •  7h 53m

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

$114 - $444

Fly to Sacramento, train  •  7h 59m

  1. Fly from Portland (PDX) to Sacramento (SMF) PDX - SMF
  2. Take the train from Sacramento Valley Station to Redding Amtrak

$150 - $350

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

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The quickest way to get from Portland to Redding is to fly which costs $120 - $650 and takes 6h 47m.

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

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

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The distance between Portland and Redding is 343 miles. The road distance is 424.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Portland to Redding without a car is to bus which takes 9h 25m and costs $45 - $110.

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The bus from Portland, Or to Redding, Ca takes 9h 25m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Portland to Redding bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Portland, Or station.

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Portland to Redding train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Portland Union Station.

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The best way to get from Portland to Redding is to bus which takes 9h 25m and costs $45 - $110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $70 - $200 and takes 11h 56m, you could also fly, which costs $120 - $650 and takes 6h 47m.

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Map of how to get from Portland to Redding.
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  • Distance: 343.4 miles
  • Duration: 9h 25m

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

Greyhound USA operates a bus from Portland to Redding every 2 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $110 and the journey takes 9h 25m. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Portland to Redding once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $200 and the journey takes 11h 56m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Portland to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Portland to Medford
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Flights from Portland to Sacramento
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Portland to Redding via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Portland Union Station to Redding Amtrak
Ave. Duration
11h 56m
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
Train from Sacramento Valley Station to Redding Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $85
Room
$180 - $260
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
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
9h 25m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $110
Bus from Medford, Or to Redding, Ca
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50

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There is no direct flight from Portland Airport to Redding Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Portland to Redding bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Redding, Ca station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Portland to Redding is 425 miles. It takes approximately 7h 18m to drive from Portland to Redding.

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Alaska Airlines, Inc. and United Airlines offer flights from Portland Airport to Redding Airport.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Redding. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Portland to Portland Airport is to tram which takes 35m and costs $3.

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