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There are 3 ways to get from Shasta Lake to Crater Lake by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the train from Redding Amtrak to Klamath Falls Amtrak Station Coast Starlight
  2. Take the bus from Klamath Falls Amtrak to The Community House Klamath Shuttle / ...

$86 - $166

2 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Redding Area Bus Authority - to Corner Of Main And West Fifth Ave
  2. Take the bus from Corner Of Main And West Fifth Ave to Greyhound Connection To Medford Via The Shuttle Klamath Falls + Amtrak Klamath Falls Rail Station
  3. Take the bus from Klamath Falls Amtrak to The Community House

$87 - $123

Drive  •  4h 9m

  1. Drive from Shasta Lake to Crater Lake 195.9 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Shasta Lake to Crater Lake is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 4h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Shasta Lake to Crater Lake is to drive which costs $19 - $28 and takes 4h 9m.

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The distance between Shasta Lake and Crater Lake is 156 miles. The road distance is 195.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Shasta Lake to Crater Lake without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 41m and costs $85 - $170.

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It takes approximately 7h 41m to get from Shasta Lake to Crater Lake, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shasta Lake to Crater Lake is 196 miles. It takes approximately 4h 9m to drive from Shasta Lake to Crater Lake.

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Map of how to get from Shasta Lake to Crater Lake.
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  • Distance: 155.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 41m

What companies run services between Shasta Lake, CA, USA and Crater Lake, OR, USA?

You can take a bus from Shasta Lake to Crater Lake via Redding Area Bus Authority -, Corner Of Main And West Fifth Ave, Greyhound Connection To Medford Via The Shuttle Klamath Falls + Amtrak Klamath Falls Rail Station, and Klamath Falls Amtrak in around 8h 50m.

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Redding Amtrak to Klamath Falls Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $95
Business Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Room
$180 - $260
Bus operators
Klamath Shuttle
Phone
+1 541-883-2609
Website
klamathshuttle.com
Bus from Klamath Falls Amtrak to The Community House
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Schedules at
klamathshuttle.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Klamath Falls, OR to Crater Lake, OR
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Sage Stage
Website
sagestage.com
Bus from Redding Area Bus Authority - to Corner Of Main And West Fifth Ave
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Schedules at
sagestage.com
Bus from Corner Of Main And West Fifth Ave to Greyhound Connection To Medford Via The Shuttle Klamath Falls + Amtrak Klamath Falls Rail Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
sagestage.com

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