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There are 6 ways to get from Gainesville to Buford by bus, car or plane

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Gainesville to Atlanta Downtown
  2. Take the bus from Civic Center MARTA Station to SR20 Park & Ride

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Bus via Gainesville

  1. Take the bus from Gainesville to Atlanta
  2. Take the bus from Martin Luther King, Jr. Federal Building to SR20 Park & Ride

Drive

  1. Drive from Gainesville to Buford

Fly from Gainesville, bus

  1. Fly from Gainesville (GNV) to Atlanta (ATL)
  2. Take the bus from Civic Center MARTA Station to SR20 Park & Ride

Bus to Valdosta, fly, bus

  1. Take the bus from Gainesville to Valdosta State University
  2. Fly from Valdosta (VLD) to Atlanta (ATL)
  3. Take the bus from Civic Center MARTA Station to SR20 Park & Ride

Bus to Orlando, fly, bus

  1. Take the bus from Gainesville to Orlando International Airport
  2. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Atlanta (ATL)
  3. Take the bus from Civic Center MARTA Station to SR20 Park & Ride
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The cheapest way to get from Gainesville to Buford is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 6h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Gainesville to Buford is to fly and bus which costs $100 - $170 and takes 4h 52m.

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It is 326 miles from Gainesville to Buford. It is approximately 366.5 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to Buford without a car is to bus which takes 7h 35m and costs $50 - $75.

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It takes approximately 7h 35m to get from Gainesville to Buford, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Gainesville Airport to Atlanta Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 16m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gainesville to Buford is 366 miles. It takes approximately 6h 2m to drive from Gainesville to Buford.

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Delta offers flights from Gainesville Airport to Atlanta Airport.

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There are 80+ hotels available in Buford. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to Gainesville Airport is to line 25 bus which takes 16 min and costs $2.

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Map of how to get from Gainesville to Buford.
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  • Distance: 326 miles
  • Duration: 7h 35m

What companies run services between Gainesville, FL, USA and Buford, GA, USA?

You can take a bus from Gainesville to Buford via Civic Center MARTA Station and SR20 Park & Ride in around 7h 35m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Gainesville to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Flights from Valdosta to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $70
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $190
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta via Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Orlando to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Bus operators
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Gainesville to Atlanta Downtown
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Gainesville to Valdosta State University
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Gainesville to Orlando International Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Gwinnett County Transit
Phone
+1 770 822 5010
Website
gctransit.com
Bus from Civic Center MARTA Station to SR20 Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
gwinnettcounty.com
Bus from Martin Luther King, Jr. Federal Building to SR20 Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
gwinnettcounty.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Gainesville to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $55
Flexible
$65 - $95

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