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

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

Bus Greyhound USA  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Redding, Ca to Sacramento, Ca 1431 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca 8309 / ...

$37 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus Amtrak  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Redding Amtrak to Sacramento Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Fairfield Transportation Center
  3. Take the bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to El Cerrito Del Norte BART 90 / ...

$12 - $19

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Redding Amtrak to Emeryville Amtrak Coast Starlight

$45 - $120

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Redding to Berkeley 208.2 miles

$20 - $30

Fly, BART  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Redding (RDD) to San Francisco (SFO) RDD - SFO
  2. Take the BART from 12th St. Oakland City Center to Downtown Berkeley

$140 - $296

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Redding to Berkeley is to bus which costs $12 - $19 and takes 7 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Redding to Berkeley is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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The distance between Redding and Berkeley is 189 miles. The road distance is 208.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Redding to Berkeley, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Redding Amtrak and arriving at Emeryville Amtrak. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

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

You can take a bus from Redding to Berkeley via Sacramento, Ca, Oakland, Ca, and 19th St. Oakland in around 4 h 46 min. Alternatively, Amtrak operates a train from Redding to Berkeley once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $120 and the journey takes 5 h 49 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Redding to San Francisco
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Train operators
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Redding Amtrak to Emeryville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 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 - $300
BART
Website
bart.gov
Subway from 12th St. Oakland City Center to Downtown Berkeley
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
bart.gov
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Redding, Ca to Sacramento, Ca
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Sacramento, Ca to Oakland, Ca
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Fairfield and Suisun Transit
Website
fasttransit.org
Bus from Sacramento Valley Station to Fairfield Transportation Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
fasttransit.org
Bus from Fairfield Transportation Center to El Cerrito Del Norte BART
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
fasttransit.org

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