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Trains from Norman to Gainesville

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Norman - Gainesville Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Norman to Gainesville. Traveling by train from Norman to Gainesville usually takes around 2 hours and 16 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance112 mi (180 km)
Fastest train2h 16m
Lowest price$26.93
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Heartland Flyer
Train lines1

What is the price of a train ticket from Norman to Gainesville?

In the last month, $26.93 was the average price of a train ticket from Norman to Gainesville. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 1 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $3.85 more than that for a same-day booking.

Monthly average prices

Traveling from Norman to Gainesville by train will cost you about the same regardless of the time of year for which you plan your trip. In general, train ticket prices for that route don’t fluctuate much throughout the year, so expect to pay around C$27 whenever you decide to board the train to Gainesville.

Which train should you take from Norman to Gainesville?

Amtrak Heartland Flyer is the one and only train line which connects Norman to Gainesville. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Heartland Flyer12h 16m$27.43
  • Amtrak Heartland Flyer

    Amtrak Heartland Flyer

    The Heartland Flyer is a train route operated by the largest passenger rail system in the United States, Amtrak. The Heartland Flyer runs from Oklahoma City to Fort Worth daily. This comfortable and reliable service offers reclining seats, power outlets, and a cafe car where passengers can purchase food and drinks. The Heartland Flyer is also one of several Amtrak trains that allows checked bicycles. The train runs 1 daily trips from Norman to Gainesville, each taking about 2 hours and 16 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Norman to Gainesville during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Norman to Gainesville?

The distance between Norman and Gainesville is approximately 112 miles, or 180 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 2 hours and 16 minutes, Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Norman to Gainesville are the most crowded on Monday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Wednesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Norman at 8:00am and arrives in Gainesville around 2 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Norman to Gainesville?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Gainesville with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Gainesville to Norman.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Norman?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Norman.

All train stations in Norman:

  • 200 S Jones Ave

Where is the train station in Gainesville?

Arrival stations

Gainesville has one train station.

Train stations in Gainesville:

  • 605 E California St

Need a return trip from Gainesville to Norman?

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