There are 4 ways to get from Gainesville to Charlotte 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Gainesville (GNV) to Charlotte (CLT) GNV - CLT

$162 - $854

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Gainesville, Fl to Atlanta, Ga 3734 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc 1082 / ...

$65 - $160

2 alternative options

Bus La Cubana  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Gainesville, FL to Charlotte, NC Atlanta route

$180 - $184

Drive  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Gainesville to Charlotte 453.8 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Gainesville to Charlotte is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 7 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gainesville to Charlotte is to fly which costs $160 - $900 and takes 3 h 24 min.

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The distance between Gainesville and Charlotte is 397 miles. The road distance is 453.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Gainesville to Charlotte, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gainesville to Charlotte. However, there are services departing from Gainesville, Fl and arriving at Charlotte, Nc via Atlanta, Ga. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 42 min.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to Charlotte without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 28 min and costs $179 - $184.

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  • Distance: 397.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

What companies run services between Gainesville, FL, USA and Charlotte, NC, USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Gainesville to Charlotte 5 times a day. Alternatively, La Cubana operates a bus from Gainesville to Charlotte once daily. Tickets cost $159 and the journey takes 9 h 20 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Gainesville to Charlotte
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Gainesville to Charlotte via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Gainesville, FL to Charlotte, NC
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.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, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$70 - $90
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Charlotte, Nc
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70

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