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There are 9 ways to get from Chattanooga to Ocala by plane, bus or car

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Fly Chattanooga to Gainesville, bus  •  8h 27m

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Gainesville (GNV) CHA - GNV
  2. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala

$314 - $1,404

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Drive to Knoxville, fly to Orlando Sanford, drive  •  5h 15m

  1. Drive from Chattanooga to Knoxville
  2. Fly from Knoxville (TYS) to Orlando Sanford (SFB) TYS - SFB
  3. Drive from Orlando Sanford to Ocala

$93 - $217

7 alternative options

Fly Chattanooga to Daytona Beach, bus  •  8h 59m

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Daytona Beach (DAB) CHA - DAB
  2. Take the bus from Daytona International Speedway to Lady Lake - Bealls Dept Store

$280 - $1,026

Fly Chattanooga to Orlando Sanford, drive  •  4h 47m

  1. Fly from Chattanooga (CHA) to Orlando Sanford (SFB) CHA - SFB
  2. Drive from Orlando Sanford to Ocala

$188 - $662

Bus to Atlanta, fly to Gainesville, bus  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Gainesville (GNV) ATL - GNV
  3. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala

$259 - $507

Bus to Atlanta, fly to Daytona Beach, bus  •  8h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Fly from Atlanta (ATL) to Daytona Beach (DAB) ATL - DAB
  3. Take the bus from Daytona International Speedway to Lady Lake - Bealls Dept Store

$235 - $509

Bus  •  10h

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Ocala, FL Atlanta route

$220 - $244

Bus, Megabus  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
  2. Take the Megabus from Midtown Atlanta to Gainesville
  3. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala

$114 - $167

Drive  •  7h 56m

  1. Drive from Chattanooga to Ocala 483.7 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Chattanooga to Ocala is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 7h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Chattanooga to Ocala is to fly and drive which costs $180 - $700 and takes 4h 47m.

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The distance between Chattanooga and Ocala is 448 miles. The road distance is 483.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Ocala without a car is to bus which takes 10h and costs $220 - $250.

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It takes approximately 8h 27m to get from Chattanooga to Ocala, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chattanooga Airport to Gainesville Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 37m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chattanooga to Ocala is 484 miles. It takes approximately 7h 56m to drive from Chattanooga to Ocala.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Chattanooga Airport to Gainesville Airport.

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There are 32+ hotels available in Ocala. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Chattanooga Airport is to line 19 bus which takes 35m and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from Chattanooga to Ocala.
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  • Distance: 447.8 miles
  • Duration: 8h 27m

What companies run services between Chattanooga, TN, USA and Ocala, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Chattanooga to Ocala via Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Civic Center Station, Doraville Station, Atlanta, GA, and Ocala, FL in around 10h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Gainesville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Chattanooga to Daytona Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Gainesville
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Daytona Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Gainesville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Chattanooga to Gainesville via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8h 3m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $1,600
Flights from Chattanooga to Daytona Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Chattanooga to Daytona Beach via Chicago O'Hare, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Knoxville to Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Bus operators
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Email
webtickets@redcoachusa.com
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$35 - $55
Business
$26 - $40
Yankee Trails
Website
yankeetrails.com
Bus from Daytona International Speedway to Lady Lake - Bealls Dept Store
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
yankeetrails.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Chattanooga to Marta Civic Center Station - Nb
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Midtown Atlanta to Gainesville
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
megabus.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Ocala, FL
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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