There are 5 ways to get from Seattle to Shasta Lake by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Redding  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Redding (RDD) SEA - RDD

$193 - $729

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Bus  •  15 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Seattle, Wa to Redding, Ca 1431 / ...

$96 - $194

3 alternative options

Fly to Medford, bus  •  7 h 12 min

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

$160 - $370

Train  •  16 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Seattle King Street Station to Redding Amtrak Coast Starlight

$130 - $307

Drive  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Seattle to Shasta Lake 592 miles

$55 - $85

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The distance between Seattle and Shasta Lake is 481 miles. The road distance is 592 miles.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Shasta Lake without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Seattle to Shasta Lake, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Shasta Lake is to fly which takes 6 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 1 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 16 h 47 min.

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There is no direct flight from Seattle Airport to Redding Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Seattle to Shasta Lake is 592 miles. It takes approximately 10 h 13 min to drive from Seattle to Shasta Lake.

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

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There are 38+ hotels available in Shasta Lake. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Seattle to Seattle Airport is to tram which takes 34 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Seattle to Shasta Lake.
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  • Distance: 481.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

What companies run services between Seattle, WA, USA and Shasta Lake, CA, USA?

United Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Seattle to Shasta Lake hourly. Alternatively, Greyhound USA operates a bus from Seattle to Shasta Lake every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $60 - $150 and the journey takes 14 h 50 min.

Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Website
alaskaair.com
Flights from Seattle to Medford
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Seattle to Medford via Portland
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Seattle to Redding via San Francisco
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Seattle to Redding via Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Seattle to Medford
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Seattle King Street Station to Redding Amtrak
Ave. Duration
16 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$90 - $140
Flexi Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Business Coach Seat
$190 - $270
Room
$390 - $550
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 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
Bus from Seattle, Wa to Redding, Ca
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $150
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$110 - $150

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