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Coaches from Ft. Pierce to Gainesville

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Ft. Pierce - Gainesville Coach Timetable

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Journey Information

There is one daily coach from Ft. Pierce to Gainesville. Traveling by coach from Ft. Pierce to Gainesville usually takes around 9 hours and 47 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus US coach can make the trip in 7 hours and 35 minutes.

Distance195 mi (313 km)
Shortest duration7h 35m
Cheapest price£28.85
Most frequent serviceFlixBus US
Coach lines2

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What coach companies travel from Ft. Pierce to Gainesville?

There are two coach lines that have daily service from Ft. Pierce to Gainesville that you can search and book on Wanderu. However, each company only runs one coach per day.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus US19h 48m£38.11
Tornado Bus19h 50m£103.54
  • FlixBus US

    FlixBus US

    FlixBus US is the American branch of German bus company FlixBus, known for providing sustainable, affordable, and modern bus travel. The company offers cheap bus tickets to popular urban destinations throughout the United States. FlixBus US buses include many amenities, including comfortable seats, free WiFi, power outlets at every seat, and an online portal for free entertainment. On average, FlixBus US operates 1 trips per day from Ft. Pierce to Gainesville, and the average ticket for this route costs only .

  • Tornado Bus

    Tornado Bus

    Tornado Bus is a regional bus company that primarily serves the southern United States and Mexico. Founded in 1993, Tornado Bus Company is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. For Tornado travel from Ft. Pierce to Gainesville, Tornado operates 1 scheduled trips per day with prices starting from £104.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Ft. Pierce to Gainesville during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach 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, coach 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 coach 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 coach.

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 coach ride from Ft. Pierce to Gainesville?

The coach takes an average of 9 hours and 47 minutes to cover the 195 miles from Ft. Pierce to Gainesville. However, the fastest coach only takes 7 hours and 35 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for coaches, as many passengers take the coach to Gainesville at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Ft. Pierce?

There is usually only one coach per day from Ft. Pierce to Gainesville. It leaves the station in Ft. Pierce at 02:00 each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many coach trips to Gainesville are there per day?

There is usually only one coach per day from Ft. Pierce to Gainesville. However, it is not a direct coach, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to change coaches during the trip.

City Information


Blessed with amazing natural landmarks and a vibrant cultural life, Gainesville offers a whole new Florida experience that is far from the decadence often associated with the state. If you wish to explore creative works made by local artists, head over to the Cade Museum for Creativity & Invention, which features great exhibitions that dive into the life of many inventors and entrepreneurs. Another great museum to visit is the Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art. For those who want to marvel at the city’s natural landmarks, go for a hiking trip along the trails of Alfred A. Ring Park, or the Barr Hammock Preserve.

Gainesville’s local favorite is the 4 Rivers Smokehouse, which offers delicious briskets. For some of the freshest local dishes, head over to Alpin Bistro.

The main bus station in Gainesville is the Greyhound Bus Terminal located on NE 23rd Ave, which welcomes buses from Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Houston and beyond. There is no rail service to Gainesville. However, the city is part of Amtrak’s network via the carrier’s Thruway bus service, which operates out of the same station. The main airport is the Gainesville Regional Airport, which lies in the northeast part of the city.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Ft. Pierce?

Main departure station: 5575 Okeechobee Rd

Ft. Pierce has two coach stations with service to Gainesville.

All coach stations in Ft. Pierce:

  • 5575 Okeechobee Rd

  • 1500-1616 Delaware Ave

Where does the coach arrive in Gainesville?

Main arrival station: Rosa Parks Downtown Station

These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Gainesville.

Coach stations in Gainesville:

  • Rosa Parks Downtown Station

  • 3509 SW Williston Rd

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