There are 6 ways to get from Gainesville to New Jersey by bus, plane, train or car

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Megabus to Orlando, fly  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Orlando
  2. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Newark (EWR) MCO - EWR

$92 - $728

5 alternative options

Bus, bus to Tampa, fly  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala
  2. Take the bus from Ocala, FL to Tampa, FL
  3. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Newark (EWR) TPA - EWR

$298 - $799

Megabus, bus  •  22 h 14 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Orlando
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, FL to Union City, NJ Direct route

$176 - $189

Bus  •  23 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala RedCoach
  2. Take the bus from Ocala, FL to Union City, NJ Atlanta route

$147 - $200

Megabus, train  •  24 h 36 min

  1. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Orlando
  2. Take the train from Winter Park Amtrak to Newark Penn Station Silver Meteor / ...

$156 - $446

Drive  •  16 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Gainesville to Newark 997.9 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Gainesville to New Jersey. However, there are services departing from Gainesville and arriving at Park Place At Raymond Blvd via N Semoran Boulevard And E Colonial Drive, Orlando, FL and 31St St At Palisade Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 14 min.

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The distance between Gainesville and New Jersey is 853 miles. The road distance is 997.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to New Jersey without a car is to Megabus and bus which takes 22 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 56 min to get from Gainesville to New Jersey, including transfers.

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Gainesville to New Jersey bus services, operated by Megabus, depart from Gainesville station.

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The quickest flight from Orlando Airport to Newark Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Gainesville to New Jersey bus services, operated by , arrive at Union City, NJ station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gainesville to New Jersey is 998 miles. It takes approximately 16 h 41 min to drive from Gainesville to New Jersey.

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American Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Orlando Airport to Newark Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in New Jersey. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gainesville to New Jersey.
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  • Distance: 852.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 56 min

What companies run services between Gainesville, FL, USA and New Jersey, USA?

You can take a bus from Gainesville to Newark via Orlando, N Semoran Boulevard And E Colonial Drive, S Semoran Boulevard And Andora Street, Orlando, FL, Union City, NJ, and 31St St At Palisade Ave in around 22 h 14 min.

Airlines
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Orlando to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from Orlando to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from Tampa to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Orlando to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Orlando to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,900
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Orlando to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Orlando to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,100
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 Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$250 - $370
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $420
Room
$550 - $800
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
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Ocala, FL to Tampa, FL
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Ocala, FL to Union City, NJ
Ave. Duration
21 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
bus
Bus from Orlando, FL to Union City, NJ
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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