There are 4 ways to get from Gainesville to Savannah by car, train, plane or bus

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Drive, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Gainesville to Jacksonville Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Savannah Amtrak Silver Star / ...

$42 - $95

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Gainesville to Savannah 208.6 miles

$20 - $30

Fly to Savannah  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Gainesville (GNV) to Savannah (SAV) GNV - SAV

$246 - $1,306

Fly to Brunswick, bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Gainesville (GNV) to Brunswick (BQK) GNV - BQK
  2. Take the bus from Brunswick to Savannah, Ga

$318 - $1,564

Questions & Answers

The distance between Gainesville and Savannah is 184 miles. The road distance is 208.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Gainesville to Savannah, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Gainesville Airport to Savannah Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gainesville to Savannah is 209 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to drive from Gainesville to Savannah.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Gainesville Airport to Savannah Airport.

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There are 367+ hotels available in Savannah. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Gainesville to Gainesville Airport is to line 26 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Gainesville to Savannah.
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  • Distance: 184.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 37 min

What companies run services between Gainesville, FL, USA and Savannah, GA, USA?

Delta and American Airlines fly from Gainesville to Savannah hourly.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Gainesville to Savannah via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Gainesville to Brunswick via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Gainesville to Savannah via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Gainesville to Savannah via Miami, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
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 Jacksonville Amtrak to Savannah Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $85
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $85
Room
$180 - $250
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 Brunswick to Savannah, Ga
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35

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