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Cheapest price$21.00
Shortest Duration3h 0m
Trips per day8
bus carriers5
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How to book cheap Gainesville to Tampa bus tickets?

The best way to get deals on bus tickets from Gainesville to Tampa is by booking earlier. Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Gainesville to Tampa were $42.25. By booking 15 days out, tickets are on average $14.00 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 at 11:00 AM on Tuesday. When planning to travel around this time, tickets should be booked well in advance as they may sell out. Around 10:00 AM on Tuesday 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 Gainesville to Tampa has the most daily schedules

On average there are 8 bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most options for departures from Gainesville to Tampa, with an average of 3 trips per day and 77 monthly trips. 5 bus carriers currently travel from Gainesville to Tampa. Of the 8 trips there are 4 trips that are direct routes with no transfers.

5 carriers offer Gainesville to Tampa bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Gainesville to Tampa from $20.00. There are 3 Greyhound schedules from Gainesville to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $32.83 for a Greyhound ticket to Tampa. In Gainesville, Greyhound departs to Tampa from Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave and no other station. In Tampa, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 610 E Polk St and no other station.

An average trip on Greyhound from Gainesville to Tampa takes 6 hours and 27 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Tampa in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day and you could expect to pay $37.71 for a weekend getaway trip to Tampa.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 27m
Avg. Price
$32.83

RedCoach Business

Book RedCoach Business from Gainesville to Tampa from $24.00. There are 1 RedCoach Business schedules from Gainesville to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $47.14 for a RedCoach Business ticket to Tampa. In Gainesville, RedCoach Business departs to Tampa from UF Commuter Lot - Gale Lemerand Dr and no other station. In Tampa, RedCoach Business arrives at USF - Theatre Ctr - 3837 USF Holly Dr and no other station.

An average trip on RedCoach Business from Gainesville to Tampa takes 2 hours and 41 minutes,

On weekends, RedCoach Business offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $48.73 for a weekend getaway trip to Tampa.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Free water
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
2h 41m
Avg. Price
$47.14

RedCoach First Class

Book RedCoach First Class from Gainesville to Tampa from $35.00. There are 1 RedCoach First Class schedules from Gainesville to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $57.81 for a RedCoach First Class ticket to Tampa. In Gainesville, RedCoach First Class departs to Tampa from UF Commuter Lot - Gale Lemerand Dr and no other station. In Tampa, RedCoach First Class arrives at USF - Theatre Ctr - 3837 USF Holly Dr and 1 other station.

An average trip on RedCoach First Class from Gainesville to Tampa takes 2 hours and 54 minutes,

On weekends, RedCoach First Class offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $59.43 for a weekend getaway trip to Tampa.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Extra legroom
Free water
Movies
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
2h 54m
Avg. Price
$57.81

El Expreso Bus

Book El Expreso Bus from Gainesville to Tampa from $65.00. There are 1 El Expreso Bus schedules from Gainesville to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $74.55 for a El Expreso Bus ticket to Tampa. In Gainesville, El Expreso Bus departs to Tampa from 3509 SW Williston Rd and no other station. In Tampa, El Expreso Bus arrives at 4215 B N Armenia Ave and no other station.

An average trip on El Expreso Bus from Gainesville to Tampa takes 5 hours and 32 minutes, while the fastest available El Expreso Bus trip will get you to Tampa in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, El Expreso Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $75.00 for a weekend getaway trip to Tampa.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
5h 32m
Avg. Price
$74.55

Tornado Bus

Book Tornado Bus from Gainesville to Tampa from $65.00. There are 1 Tornado Bus schedules from Gainesville to Tampa and you can expect on average to pay $74.70 for a Tornado Bus ticket to Tampa. In Gainesville, Tornado Bus departs to Tampa from 3509 SW Williston Rd and no other station. In Tampa, Tornado Bus arrives at 4215 B N Armenia Ave and no other station.

An average trip on Tornado Bus from Gainesville to Tampa takes 6 hours and 26 minutes, while the fastest available Tornado Bus trip will get you to Tampa in 3 hours and 0 minutes,

On weekends, Tornado Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $75.00 for a weekend getaway trip to Tampa.

Air conditioning
Restroom
Power outlet
WiFi
Avg. Time
6h 26m
Avg. Price
$74.70

Plan your next adventure:

Depending on the bus line you travel with, your options include 3 stations that have bus departures from Gainesville. Most bus trips to Tampa will depart from Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave, UF Commuter Lot - Gale Lemerand Dr, 3509 SW Williston Rd.
  • Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave
  • UF Commuter Lot - Gale Lemerand Dr
  • 3509 SW Williston Rd
Bus trips arrive in Tampa at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. Bus Terminal - 610 E Polk St, USF - Theatre Ctr - 3837 USF Holly Dr, 4215 B N Armenia Ave, 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
  • 4215 B N Armenia Ave
  • Marion Transit Ctr - 1211 N Marion St