There are 3 ways to get from Gainesville to Daytona Beach by bus or car

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Megabus, bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Orlando
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Daytona Beach, Fl 1008 / ...

$47 - $77

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Megabus, bus via Oia Transfer Center  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Orlando
  2. Take the bus from Orlando International Airport to Daytona Beach, FL - Bus Depot MCO to Daytona

$43 - $86

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Gainesville to Daytona Beach 99 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Gainesville to Daytona Beach is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gainesville to Daytona Beach is to drive which costs $9 - $14 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gainesville to Daytona Beach. However, there are services departing from Gainesville and arriving at Daytona Beach, FL - Bus Depot via N Semoran Boulevard And E Colonial Drive and Orlando International Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 38 min.

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The distance between Gainesville and Daytona Beach is 85 miles. The road distance is 99 miles.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to Daytona Beach without a car is to Megabus and bus which takes 3 h 27 min and costs $45 - $80.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Gainesville to Daytona Beach, including transfers.

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Gainesville to Daytona Beach bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Gainesville station.

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Gainesville to Daytona Beach bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, arrive at Daytona Beach, FL - Bus Depot station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gainesville to Daytona Beach is 99 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Gainesville to Daytona Beach.

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There are 540+ hotels available in Daytona Beach. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gainesville to Daytona Beach.
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  • Distance: 84.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Gainesville, FL, USA and Daytona Beach, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Gainesville to Daytona Beach via Orlando and Orlando, Fl in around 3 h 27 min.

Bus operators
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 Orlando, Fl to Daytona Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $18
Flexible
$21 - $27
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Orlando International Airport to Daytona Beach, FL - Bus Depot
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
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