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How much are train tickets from Atlanta, GA to Gainesville, GA?

Lowest Price$14.00
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Atlanta to Gainesville right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Atlanta to Gainesville?

In the last month, $14.00 was the average price of a train ticket from Atlanta, GA to Gainesville, GA. This is about as inexpensive as train tickets ever get. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.

How long is the train journey from Atlanta to Gainesville?

The distance between Atlanta and Gainesville is approximately 50 miles, or 80 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 55 minutes, It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Gainesville.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Atlanta to Gainesville are the most crowded on Tuesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Atlanta at 8:00pm and arrives in Gainesville within the hour.

Is there a direct train from Atlanta to Gainesville?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Gainesville with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Gainesville to Atlanta. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Atlanta to Gainesville for $22.00.

Which train should you take from Atlanta to Gainesville?

Amtrak Crescent is the one and only train line which connects Atlanta, Georgia to Gainesville, Georgia. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Crescent10h 55m$14.42

Where is the train station in Atlanta?

There is one train station in Atlanta:

  • Peachtree Station - 1688 Peachtree St NW

Where is the train station in Gainesville?

Gainesville has one train station:

  • 116 Industrial Blvd

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