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Jacksonville to Gainesville bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price€12.63
Shortest Duration5h 30m
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Jacksonville to Gainesville

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Jacksonville to Gainesville is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Jacksonville to Gainesville were €12.63. By booking 20 days out, tickets are on average €18.50 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Jacksonville to Gainesville?

The distance between Jacksonville and Gainesville is approximately 61.80 miles, or 99.43 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 5 hours and 30 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 30 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most buses are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your bus has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

What is the busiest time to travel by bus from Jacksonville to Gainesville?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Jacksonville to Gainesville by bus is on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Saturday is when the fewest number of bus tickets are sold. If you’re looking for a little extra space, the bus departing at this time is the least likely to be crowded.

Greyhound from Jacksonville to Gainesville has the most daily schedules

On average there is 1 bus trip per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Jacksonville to Gainesville, with an average of 1 trip per day and 13 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Jacksonville to Gainesville. Of the 1 trip there are 0 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

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Book Greyhound from Jacksonville to Gainesville from €12.63. There are 1 Greyhound schedules from Jacksonville to Gainesville and you can expect on average to pay €17.65 for a Greyhound ticket to Gainesville. In Jacksonville, Greyhound departs to Gainesville from JTA Intercity Bus Terminal and no other station. In Gainesville, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Jacksonville to Gainesville takes 5 hours and 30 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay €20.54 for a weekend getaway trip to Gainesville.

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Plan your next adventure

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include one station that has bus departures from Jacksonville. Most bus trips to Gainesville will depart from:
  • JTA Intercity Bus Terminal
Bus trips arrive in Gainesville at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Gainesville for trips arriving from Jacksonville:
  • Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave