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Gainesville, FL to Charlotte bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$100.00
Shortest Duration14h 20m
Trips per day3
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How to book cheap bus tickets from Gainesville, FL to Charlotte

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Gainesville to Charlotte 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 Charlotte were $113.63. By booking 26 days out, tickets are on average $34.38 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The distance between Gainesville and Charlotte is approximately 395.00 miles, or 635.54 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 16 hours and 58 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 14 hours and 20 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 Charlotte?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Gainesville, FL to Charlotte 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. Tuesday 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, FL to Charlotte has the most daily schedules

On average there are 3 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Gainesville, FL to Charlotte, with an average of 3 trips per day and 18 monthly trips. One bus carrier currently travels from Gainesville to Charlotte. Of the 3 trips 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.

Need more travel options? Travelling by Train from Gainesville, FL to Charlotte starts at $100.50.

1 carriers offer Gainesville, FL to Charlotte bus trips


Book Greyhound from Gainesville to Charlotte from $100.00. There are 3 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Gainesville to Charlotte and you can expect on average to pay $128.93 for a Greyhound ticket to Charlotte. In Gainesville, Greyhound departs to Charlotte from Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave, In Charlotte, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 601 W Trade St,

An average trip on Greyhound from Gainesville to Charlotte takes 16 hours and 58 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Charlotte in 14 hours and 20 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs $135.81 for a weekend trip to Charlotte.

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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 Gainesville. Most bus trips to Charlotte will depart from:
  • Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave
Bus trips arrive in Charlotte at 1 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Charlotte for trips arriving from Gainesville:
  • Bus Terminal - 601 W Trade St