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Gainesville to Tampa bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$23.00
Shortest Duration2h 40m
Trips per day7
bus carriers3
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How to book cheap Gainesville to Tampa bus tickets?

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Gainesville to Tampa is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Gainesville to Tampa were $26.00. By booking 29 days out, tickets are on average $17.42 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The busiest time of the week for travel from Gainesville to Tampa by bus is usually on Wednesday. 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. Thursday 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.

Greyhound from Gainesville to Tampa has the most daily schedules

On average there are 7 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Gainesville to Tampa, with an average of 3 trips per day and 77 monthly trips. 3 bus carriers serve the route from Gainesville to Tampa. Of the 7 trips there are 2 trips that are direct connections to Tampa.

3 carriers offer Gainesville to Tampa bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Gainesville to Tampa from $23.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Gainesville to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $29.27 for a Greyhound ticket to Tampa. In Gainesville, Greyhound departs to Tampa from Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave, In Tampa, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 610 E Polk St,

An average trip on Greyhound from Gainesville to Tampa takes 6 hours and 8 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Tampa in 2 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $32.25 for a weekend trip to Tampa.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
6h 8m
Avg. Price
$29.27

RedCoach Business

Book RedCoach Business from Gainesville to Tampa from $24.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by RedCoach Business from Gainesville to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $36.52 for a RedCoach Business ticket to Tampa. In Gainesville, RedCoach Business departs to Tampa from Frazier Rogers Hall, In Tampa, RedCoach Business arrives at USF - Theatre Ctr - 3837 USF Holly Dr and one other station.

An average trip on RedCoach Business from Gainesville to Tampa takes 2 hours and 47 minutes, while the fastest available RedCoach Business trip will get you to Tampa in 2 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, RedCoach Business offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $39.59 for a weekend trip to Tampa.

Restroom
WiFi
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
2h 47m
Avg. Price
$36.52

RedCoach First Class

Book RedCoach First Class from Gainesville to Tampa from $54.00. Typically there is one RedCoach First Class schedule per day from Gainesville to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $71.64 for a RedCoach First Class ticket to Tampa. In Gainesville, RedCoach First Class departs to Tampa from Frazier Rogers Hall, In Tampa, RedCoach First Class arrives at USF - Theatre Ctr - 3837 USF Holly Dr and one other station.

An average trip on RedCoach First Class from Gainesville to Tampa takes 3 hours and 16 minutes, while the fastest available RedCoach First Class trip will get you to Tampa in 2 hours and 40 minutes,

On weekends, RedCoach First Class offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $75.72 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Tampa.

Restroom
WiFi
Movies
Extra legroom
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
3h 16m
Avg. Price
$71.64

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 2 stations that have bus departures from Gainesville. Most bus trips to Tampa will depart from Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave, Frazier Rogers Hall.
  • Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave
  • Frazier Rogers Hall
Bus trips arrive in Tampa at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Bus Terminal - 610 E Polk St, USF - Theatre Ctr - 3837 USF Holly Dr, Marion Transit Ctr - 1211 N Marion St are the main bus stations in Tampa for trips arriving from Gainesville.
  • Bus Terminal - 610 E Polk St
  • USF - Theatre Ctr - 3837 USF Holly Dr
  • Marion Transit Ctr - 1211 N Marion St