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There are 10 ways to get from Gainesville to New York by plane, bus, shuttle, train or car

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Fly Gainesville to New York La Guardia  •  6h 49m

  1. Fly from Gainesville (GNV) to New York La Guardia (LGA) GNV - LGA

$88 - $564

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Amtrak Thruway to Jacksonville, fly to New York JFK  •  8h 36m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Gainesville to Jacksonville Amtrak
  2. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to New York JFK (JFK) JAX - JFK

Amtrak Thruway to Jacksonville, fly to Newark  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Gainesville to Jacksonville Amtrak
  2. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Newark (EWR) JAX - EWR

Bus, shuttle to Orlando, fly to New York La Guardia  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Gainesville, FL to Ocala, FL
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sleep Inn to Orlando Airport
  3. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to New York La Guardia (LGA) MCO - LGA

$119 - $427

Bus, shuttle to Orlando, fly to New York JFK  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Gainesville, FL to Ocala, FL
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sleep Inn to Orlando Airport
  3. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to New York JFK (JFK) MCO - JFK

$146 - $400

Bus, shuttle to Orlando, fly to Newark  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Gainesville, FL to Ocala, FL
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sleep Inn to Orlando Airport
  3. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Newark (EWR) MCO - EWR

$126 - $351

Amtrak Thruway, train  •  20h 43m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Gainesville to Jacksonville Amtrak Northbound
  2. Take the train from Jacksonville to New York Moynihan Train Hall Silver Meteor / ...

Amtrak Thruway, bus via Springfield  •  22h 39m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Gainesville to Jacksonville Amtrak Northbound
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville Gate Gas Station to 95 Canal Street, New York, NY

Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  26h 27m

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Gainesville to Jacksonville Amtrak Northbound
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville to New York "Greyhound"

Drive  •  16h 54m

  1. Drive from Gainesville to New York 1010.7 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Gainesville to New York is to drive which costs $95 - $150 and takes 16h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Gainesville to New York is to fly which costs $85 - $600 and takes 6h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gainesville to New York. However, there are services departing from Gainesville and arriving at 95 Canal Street, New York, NY via Amtrak Station, JRTC Bay K and Jacksonville Gate Gas Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 39m.

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The distance between Gainesville and New York is 903 miles. The road distance is 1010.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to New York without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and train which takes 20h 43m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 49m to get from Gainesville to New York, including transfers.

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Gainesville to New York bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Gainesville station.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to New York is to fly which takes 6h 49m and costs $85 - $600. Alternatively, you can Amtrak Thruway and bus via Springfield, which costs and takes 22h 39m.

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There is no direct flight from Gainesville Airport to New York La Guardia Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 46m and has one stopover.

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Gainesville to New York bus services, operated by Starline Express, arrive at 95 Canal Street, New York, NY station.

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  • Distance: 902.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 49m

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

American Airlines and Delta fly from Gainesville to New York hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gainesville to New York via Jacksonville Amtrak, Amtrak Station, JRTC Bay K, Dundas Dr. & Busch Dr. fs sb, and Jacksonville Gate Gas Station in around 22h 39m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Gainesville to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Gainesville to New York La Guardia via Atlanta, Knoxville
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Gainesville to New York La Guardia via Atlanta, Richmond
Ave. Duration
7h 19m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Gainesville to New York La Guardia via Atlanta, Norfolk
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Jacksonville to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Jacksonville to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $420
Flights from Jacksonville to New York JFK via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Jacksonville to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Jacksonville to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Orlando to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Orlando to New York La Guardia via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from Orlando to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Orlando to New York JFK via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Orlando to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Gainesville to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Gainesville to New York La Guardia via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Gainesville to New York La Guardia via Miami
Ave. Duration
8h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Gainesville to New York La Guardia via Charlotte, Wilmington
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Gainesville to New York La Guardia via Charlotte, Charleston
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Jacksonville to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Jacksonville to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 34m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Jacksonville to New York JFK via Miami
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Jacksonville to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Orlando to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Orlando to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Orlando to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $410
Flights from Orlando to New York JFK via Miami
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Jacksonville to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Jacksonville to New York JFK via Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Jacksonville to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Jacksonville to Newark via Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $490
Flights from Orlando to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $480
Flights from Orlando to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $410
Flights from Orlando to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $410
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Jacksonville to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Orlando to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $410
Flights from Orlando to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $410
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Orlando to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $390
Flights from Orlando to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $350
Flights from Orlando to Newark via Myrtle Beach
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$22 - $350
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Orlando to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Orlando to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $450
Flights from Orlando to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$22 - $330
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Jacksonville to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
17h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Premium
$320 - $450
Flexi Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Business Seat
$210 - $300
Bus 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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Gainesville to Jacksonville Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Gainesville, FL to Ocala, FL
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Shuttleliner of Ocala
Phone
+1 352 237-9900
Email
reservations@shuttleliner.com
Shuttle from Sleep Inn to Orlando Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
shuttlelinerofocala.com
Starline Express
Phone
917-656-4221
Email
nycstarline@gmail.com
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from Jacksonville Gate Gas Station to 95 Canal Street, New York, NY
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
gotobus.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 Jacksonville to New York
Ave. Duration
22h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $140
Flexible
$150 - $220

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Yes, the driving distance between Gainesville to New York is 1011 miles. It takes approximately 16h 54m to drive from Gainesville to New York.

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Gainesville Airport to New York La Guardia Airport.

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There are 4235+ hotels available in New York. 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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