The cheapest times to fly from RDD to ACV are

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the weeks of February 5th and February 12th)
  • May 21st to June 10th
  • July 2nd to November 11th (except the week of July 23rd)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from RDD to ACV is early December. Prices can be as high as $814 for Sunday flights during early April, or as low as $755 for Saturday flights around early December.


When to Fly to Arcata

Flying from Redding, CA (RDD) to Arcata/Eureka, CA (ACV) will usually cost between $755 to $773 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $755. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early April, with an average price of $773. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $18 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $756 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RDD to ACV flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the RDD to ACV route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

RDD to ACV Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RDD to ACV flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Redding. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $4.7, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $4 (1%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $756. Return trip prices are from the ACV to RDD flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from RDD to ACV can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 10 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking RDD to ACV

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from RDD to ACV — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Francisco, CA (RDD > SFO > ACV)

  • Price for both tickets: $705
  • Average savings: $52 (6.81%)

See RDD to SFO flights

Hack #2: Seattle, WA (RDD > SEA > ACV)

  • Price for both tickets: $716
  • Average savings: $40 (5.29%)

See RDD to SEA flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (RDD > LAX > ACV)

  • Price for both tickets: $728
  • Average savings: $28 (3.7%)

See RDD to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from RDD to ACV? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 1 major airline flying this route most often: United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from California Redwood Coast Humboldt County Airport to Redding Municipal Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 100 miles or 161 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from RDD to ACV?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RDD to ACV flight is about 1 hour 10 minutes.

How many flights go between Redding, CA and Arcata/Eureka, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 16 available flights from RDD to ACV.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code RDD
Origination airport name Redding Municipal Airport
City Redding, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 40.5
Longitude -122.3

Return Airport

Destination code ACV
Destination airport name California Redwood Coast Humboldt County Airport
City Arcata/Eureka, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -124.1


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