Redding travel guide

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You're Going to Love Redding

With a population of 89,861, Redding is a must-see destination in California, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in Redding to see all of its attractions.

Where to Eat in Redding

If you’re looking for affordable options, Clearie's Restaurant and Lounge (1325 Eureka Way) and View 202 - Redding (202 Hemsted Rd.) are great picks.

When to visit Redding

Redding in March
Estimated hotel price
$125
1 night at 3-star hotel
Redding in March
Estimated hotel price
$125
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Redding in July, when the average temperature is 82.4 °F, and the highest can go up to 98.6 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is December, when it can get as cold as 35.6 °F, with an average temperature of 44.6 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in December, when precipitation is around 6.3″. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in Redding, with an average rainfall of 0.1″.

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How to Get to Redding

Plane

When flying to Redding, you’ll arrive at Redding (RDD), which is located 7 miles from the city center. The shortest domestic flight to Redding departs from San Francisco and takes around 1h 06m.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Redding. The train station in Redding is called Redding, and is located 0.2 miles from the city center.

Car

Another option to get to Redding is to pick up a car rental from San Francisco, which is about 193 miles from Redding. You’ll find branches of Kyte and Sixt, among others, in San Francisco.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Redding using FlixBus or Greyhound.

Plane

When flying to Redding, you’ll arrive at Redding (RDD), which is located 7 miles from the city center. The shortest domestic flight to Redding departs from San Francisco and takes around 1h 06m.

Train

Amtrak is the only carrier operating train routes to Redding. The train station in Redding is called Redding, and is located 0.2 miles from the city center.

Car

Another option to get to Redding is to pick up a car rental from San Francisco, which is about 193 miles from Redding. You’ll find branches of Kyte and Sixt, among others, in San Francisco.

Bus

You can travel by bus to Redding using FlixBus or Greyhound.

Airports near Redding

Airlines serving Redding

Emirates
Excellent (2,112 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,983 reviews)
Finnair
Good (840 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,824 reviews)
Avianca
Good (1,327 reviews)
Copa Airlines
Good (775 reviews)
Air New Zealand
Excellent (315 reviews)

Where to stay in Redding

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Value Inn & Suites and Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Redding.

Where to stay in popular areas of Redding

Most booked hotels in Redding

Americana Modern Hotel
3 stars
Excellent (8.9, 876 reviews)
$148+
Oxford Suites Redding
3 stars
Excellent (8.5, 436 reviews)
$170+
Best Western Plus Hilltop Inn
2 stars
Excellent (8.4, 473 reviews)
$172+
Comfort Suites Redding - Shasta Lake
2 stars
Excellent (8.1, 1552 reviews)
$149+
Travelers Motel
2 stars
Excellent (9.6, 2 reviews)
$82+
Red Lion Hotel Redding
3 stars
Good (7.3, 1002 reviews)
$135+

Renting a car in Redding

Renting a car in Redding costs $70 per day, on average.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 1% more expensive than at Redding.

Expect to pay $3.75 per gallon in Redding (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $44.97 and $59.96. The most frequently booked car type in Redding is Compact (Chevrolet Express Cargo or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy rental cars (Mazda Mazda2 or similar) are, on average, 68% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Renting a car in Redding costs $70 per day, on average.

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 1% more expensive than at Redding.

Expect to pay $3.75 per gallon in Redding (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $44.97 and $59.96. The most frequently booked car type in Redding is Compact (Chevrolet Express Cargo or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy rental cars (Mazda Mazda2 or similar) are, on average, 68% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.