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Tacoma to Santa Rosa (California) drive

driving   /   2 days   /   no pets   /   no RV

Tacoma to Santa Rosa (California) road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Tacoma to Santa Rosa (California). If you're planning a road trip to Santa Rosa (California), you can research locations to stop along the way. Make sure you check road conditions to double check the weather. Traveling with a dog or cat? Find pet-friendly stops. Camping along the way? Search for RV campgrounds. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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 Day 1

10:00 am  start in Tacoma
drive for about 1.5 hours

11:40 am  Mount Saint Helens
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:40 pm
drive for about 3 hours

3:40 pm  Eugene
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:40 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

6:06 pm  Wildlife Safari
stay overnight and leave the next day around 9:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 6 hours

 Day 2

9:00 am  leave from Wildlife Safari
drive for about 1.5 hours

10:37 am  Ashland (Oregon)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 11:37 am
drive for about 1.5 hours

1:00 pm  Mount Shasta (California)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:00 pm
drive for about 1 hour

3:04 pm  Redding
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:04 pm
drive for about 2.5 hours

6:25 pm  Clearlake
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 7:25 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

8:45 pm  arrive in Santa Rosa (California)

day 2 driving ≈ 8 hours

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Where should I stop along the way?

Mount Saint Helens  (10 mentions)

Eugene  (16 answers)
    questions about Eugene:
        What is your favorite restaurant in Eugene?

Wildlife Safari  (3 mentions)

Ashland (Oregon)  (29 answers)
    Ashland  (15 mentions)
    Oregon Shakespeare Festival  (3 mentions)
    Lithia Park  (2 mentions)
    questions about Ashland (Oregon):
        Best free things to do in Ashland (Oregon)?
        Spas in the Ashland area?

Mount Shasta (California)  (9 answers)
    questions about Mount Shasta (California):
        Can you hike on Mt. Shasta?

Redding  (11 answers)
    restaurants around Redding:
        Wilda's Grill
        Market Street Steakhouse
    questions about Redding:
        Best free things to do in Redding?
        What is your favorite restaurant in Redding?


Where's the best place to eat in Santa Rosa (California)?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

Trippy members suggest Russian River Brewing Company, which was mentioned 7 times.

Here are some more restaurants people talk about:

Joseph Swan Vineyards  (2 mentions)

Want to research more popular restaurants in Santa Rosa (California)? Click the blue button below.

What are some things to do in Santa Rosa (California)?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:

Safari West  (3 mentions)
The Petrified Forest  (3 mentions)
Chateau St Jean Winery  (2 mentions)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Santa Rosa (California). Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Katie from Los Angeles asked:
Best free things to do in Santa Rosa (California)?  (4 answers)

profile  Jane from Malibu asked:
Favorite brunch place?  (2 answers)

profile  Lisa from asked:
Can we drive from Windsor, CA to Mountainview Drive Santa Rosa via backroad  (1 answer)

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Santa Rosa (California).

Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Santa Rosa (California) to Tacoma drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Tacoma to Santa Rosa (California). Or get a full Tacoma to Santa Rosa (California) flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Tacoma well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Tacoma!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 788 miles
driving time of 12 hours, 55 minutes
Santa Rosa (California) is the same time as Tacoma
15 Tacoma travel answers
16 Eugene travel answers
29 Ashland (Oregon) travel answers
9 Mount Shasta (California) travel answers
11 Redding travel answers
1 Clearlake travel answer
21 Santa Rosa (California) travel answers


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