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Gainesville, FL to Jacksonville bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$12.00
Shortest Duration4h 50m
Trips per day1
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Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
September 26, 2019Visiting family
The bus was clean and the journey was great, I enjoyed it!
The journey from lake city to Jacksonville took longer, as the driver was 15 minutes late.
Definitely recommend everyone!

How much does a bus ticket from Gainesville, FL to Jacksonville cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Gainesville to Jacksonville were $12.00.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Gainesville to Jacksonville is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 21 days out, tickets are on average $21.50 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

How long is the bus ride from Gainesville, FL to Jacksonville?

The distance between Gainesville and Jacksonville is approximately 61.80 miles, or 99.43 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 4 hours and 50 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 4 hours and 50 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 Gainesville to Jacksonville?

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

What bus companies travel from Gainesville to Jacksonville?

On average there is one bus schedules per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Gainesville, FL to Jacksonville, with an average of 1 trip per day and 15 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Gainesville to Jacksonville. Of the 1 trip there all of the schedules require a connection as there are no direct trips. A connection will generally require disembarking from the bus and boarding another bus to complete your trip.

1 carriers offer Gainesville, FL to Jacksonville bus trips


Book Greyhound from Gainesville to Jacksonville from $12.00. Typically there is one Greyhound schedule per day from Gainesville to Jacksonville and you can expect on average to pay $16.93 for a Greyhound ticket to Jacksonville. In Gainesville, Greyhound departs to Jacksonville from Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave, In Jacksonville, Greyhound arrives at JTA Intercity Bus Terminal,

An average trip on Greyhound from Gainesville to Jacksonville takes 4 hours and 50 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $19.04 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Jacksonville.

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Buses to Jacksonville depart from one main station in Gainesville:
  • Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave
Buses from Gainesville arrive in Jacksonville at one main station:
  • JTA Intercity Bus Terminal