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Gainesville, FL to Nashville bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$98.00
Shortest Duration11h 35m
Trips per day3
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How much does a bus ticket from Gainesville, FL to Nashville cost?

Based on the last 30 days, the cheapest average bus fares from Gainesville to Nashville were $98.00.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets from Gainesville to Nashville is by booking earlier as most bus companies increase the price as the departure date approaches. By booking 26 days out, tickets are on average $108.00 cheaper than those that are booked last minute.

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

The distance between Gainesville and Nashville is approximately 518.99 miles, or 835.02 kilometers. The average travel time for a bus between these two cities is around 20 hours and 54 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 11 hours and 35 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 Nashville?

The busiest time of the week for travel from Gainesville, FL to Nashville 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. Sunday 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 Nashville?

On average there are 3 scheduled bus trips per day. Greyhound has the most regularly scheduled departures from Gainesville, FL to Nashville, with an average of 2 trips per day and 4 monthly trips. 2 bus carriers serve the route from Gainesville to Nashville. 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.

2 carriers offer Gainesville, FL to Nashville bus trips

Greyhound

Book Greyhound from Gainesville to Nashville from $98.00. There are 2 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Gainesville to Nashville and you can expect on average to pay $145.71 for a Greyhound ticket to Nashville. In Gainesville, Greyhound departs to Nashville from Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave, In Nashville, Greyhound arrives at Bus Terminal - 709 5Th Ave S,

An average trip on Greyhound from Gainesville to Nashville takes 13 hours and 9 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Nashville in 11 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, Greyhound offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $260.00 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Nashville.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
13h 9m
Avg. Price
$145.71

Tornado Bus

Book Tornado Bus from Gainesville to Nashville from $235.00. Typically there is one Tornado Bus schedule per day from Gainesville to Nashville and you can expect on average to pay $252.14 for a Tornado Bus ticket to Nashville. In Gainesville, Tornado Bus departs to Nashville from 3509 SW Williston Rd, In Nashville, Tornado Bus arrives at 4031 Nolensville Pike,

An average trip on Tornado Bus from Gainesville to Nashville takes 36 hours and 26 minutes, while the fastest available Tornado Bus trip will get you to Nashville in 11 hours and 35 minutes,

On weekends, Tornado Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay $255.00 for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Nashville.

Restroom
WiFi
Power outlet
Air conditioning
Avg. Time
1d 12h 26m
Avg. Price
$252.14

Plan your next adventure

There are 2 stations you could depart from, depending on the bus line you travel with. Most bus trips to Nashville will depart from these stations in Gainesville:
  • Bus Terminal - 101 NE 23rd Ave
  • 3509 SW Williston Rd
Buses arrive in Nashville at 2 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Nashville for trips arriving from Gainesville:
  • Bus Terminal - 709 5Th Ave S
  • 4031 Nolensville Pike