There are 4 ways to get from Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport (JAX) by bus, train, 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

Megabus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Orlando
  2. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Jacksonville

$32 - $53

Cheapest option

Towncar  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take a town car from Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport 81.1 miles

$16 - $180

2 alternative options

Megabus, train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Orlando
  2. Take the train from Winter Park Amtrak to Jacksonville Amtrak Silver Star / ...

$55 - $110

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport (JAX) 81.1 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport (JAX). However, there are services departing from Gainesville and arriving at J.I.A. via Orlando, Convention Center Station and Rosa Parks Station Bay J. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 27 min.

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The distance between Gainesville and Jacksonville Airport (JAX) is 70 miles. The road distance is 81.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport (JAX) without a car is to Megabus which takes 7 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport (JAX), including transfers.

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Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport (JAX) bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Gainesville station.

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Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport (JAX) bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Jacksonville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport (JAX) is 81 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport (JAX).

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There are 60+ hotels available in Jacksonville Airport (JAX). Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport (JAX).
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  • Distance: 70 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 27 min

What companies run services between Gainesville, FL, USA and Jacksonville Airport (JAX), USA?

You can take a bus from Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport (JAX) via Orlando, Jacksonville, Convention Center Station, Rosa Parks Station Bay G, and Rosa Parks Station Bay J in around 7 h 27 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Winter Park Amtrak to Jacksonville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Gainesville to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Orlando to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Gainesville to Jacksonville Airport
Estimated price
$16 - $180

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