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There are 4 ways to get from Gainesville to New Smyrna Beach by bus, taxi 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.

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Megabus, taxi  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Orlando
  2. Take a taxi from Sanford to New Smyrna Beach

$118 - $149

Cheapest option

Megabus  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Orlando
  2. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Daytona Beach

$52 - $81

2 alternative options

Megabus, bus  •  7h 31m

  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

$59 - $104

Drive  •  2h 19m

  1. Drive from Gainesville to New Smyrna Beach 117.1 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Gainesville to New Smyrna Beach is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Gainesville to New Smyrna Beach is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 2h 19m.

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The distance between Gainesville and New Smyrna Beach is 95 miles. The road distance is 117.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to New Smyrna Beach without a car is to Megabus and taxi which takes 4h 49m and costs $110 - $150.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Gainesville to New Smyrna Beach, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gainesville to New Smyrna Beach is 117 miles. It takes approximately 2h 19m to drive from Gainesville to New Smyrna Beach.

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There are 820+ hotels available in New Smyrna Beach. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gainesville to New Smyrna Beach.
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  • Distance: 95.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 49m

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

You can take a bus from Gainesville to New Smyrna Beach via Orlando, Daytona Beach, and Us1 & Dunlawton Sb in around 5h 24m.

Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Gainesville to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $23
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megabus.com
Bus from Orlando to Daytona Beach
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Book at
megabus.com
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Orlando International Airport to Daytona Beach, FL - Bus Depot
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
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American Bus Tickets
Other operators
Taxi from Sanford to New Smyrna Beach
Ave. Duration
42m
Estimated price
$100 - $120

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