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

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

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Fly Chattanooga to Gainesville, bus  •  6 h 36 min

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

$333 - $1,426

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

  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  •  7 h 26 min

  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

$299 - $1,048

Fly Chattanooga to Orlando Sanford, drive  •  3 h 26 min

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

$207 - $685

Bus to Atlanta, fly to Gainesville, bus  •  7 h 40 min

  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  •  8 h 15 min

  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  •  10 h

  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  •  10 h 35 min

  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  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Chattanooga to Ocala 483.7 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

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 10 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 36 min 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 3 h 7 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chattanooga to Ocala is 484 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 56 min 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 31+ hotels available in Ocala. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Chattanooga to Chattanooga Airport is to taxi which takes 13 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Chattanooga to Ocala.
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  • Distance: 447.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 36 min

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 10 h.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Gainesville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Chattanooga to Daytona Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Atlanta to Gainesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Atlanta to Daytona Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Gainesville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Chattanooga to Daytona Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Chattanooga to Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Knoxville to Orlando Sanford
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
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
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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
2 h
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
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Midtown Atlanta to Gainesville
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
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
6 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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