There are 5 ways to get from Arlington to Gainesville by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Gainesville Amtrak Heartland Flyer

$46 - $79

Cheapest option

Line 021 bus, train  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 021 bus from Randol Mill & Mill Valley Cir to East Fort Worth Transfer Center # 2 021
  2. Take the train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Gainesville Amtrak Heartland Flyer

$41 - $72

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Arlington to Gainesville 73.3 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Gainesville 73.3 miles

$7 - $11

Uber  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Arlington to Gainesville 73.3 miles

$70 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Gainesville is to drive which costs $7 - $11 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to Gainesville is to taxi which costs $140 - $180 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Arlington and Gainesville is 62 miles. The road distance is 73.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Gainesville without a car is to train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs $45 - $80.

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Arlington to Gainesville, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to Gainesville is 73 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to drive from Arlington to Gainesville.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Gainesville. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Arlington to Gainesville.
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  • Distance: 61.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and Gainesville, TX, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Arlington to Gainesville once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Intermodal Transportation Center to Gainesville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Trinity Metro
Phone
+1 817-215-8600
Website
ridetrinitymetro.org
Bus from Randol Mill & Mill Valley Cir to East Fort Worth Transfer Center # 2
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridetrinitymetro.org
Other operators
Uber Dallas-Fort Worth
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Arlington to Gainesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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uber.com
UberX
$70 - $90
UberXL
$110 - $150
Select
$150 - $190
Black
$260 - $340
Black SUV
$320 - $410
Taxi from Arlington to Gainesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Dallas Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 817-426-6262
Website
dallasyellowcab.com
Fort Worth Taxi
Phone
+1 817-271-3213
Website
fortworthtaxi.net
Ambassador Cab
Phone
+1 214-905-1111
Website
ambassadorcab.com
Premier Transportation Services
Phone
+1 214-351-7000
Website
premierofdallas.com

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