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There are 7 ways to get from New York to Gainesville by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Newark to Gainesville  •  7h 11m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Gainesville (GNV) EWR - GNV

$299 - $1,319

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  23h 2m

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Orlando, FL - 5144 W Colonial Dr. Star Line Express
  2. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Gainesville

$106 - $116

5 alternative options

Fly New York La Guardia to Orlando, Megabus  •  8h 28m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Orlando (MCO) LGA - MCO
  2. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Gainesville

$116 - $636

Fly Newark to Orlando, Megabus  •  8h 19m

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

$108 - $743

Bus  •  24h 10m

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

$146 - $202

Train, Megabus  •  25h 2m

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

$164 - $450

Drive  •  16h 53m

  1. Drive from New York to Gainesville 1011.1 miles

$95 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Gainesville is to bus and Megabus which costs $100 - $120 and takes 23h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Gainesville is to fly which costs $290 - $1,400 and takes 7h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Gainesville. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. and arriving at Gainesville via W Colonial Drive And Deauville Drive, Lynx Central Station - Sunrail and Orlando. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 2m.

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The distance between New York and Gainesville is 903 miles. The road distance is 1011.1 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Gainesville without a car is to bus and Megabus which takes 23h 2m and costs $100 - $120.

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It takes approximately 7h 11m to get from New York to Gainesville, including transfers.

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New York to Gainesville bus services, operated by Starline Bus, depart from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. station.

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The best way to get from New York to Gainesville is to fly which takes 7h 11m and costs $290 - $1,400. Alternatively, you can bus and Megabus, which costs $100 - $120 and takes 23h 2m.

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There is no direct flight from Newark Airport to Gainesville Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 27m and has one stopover.

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New York to Gainesville bus services, operated by Megabus, arrive at Gainesville station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Gainesville.
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  • Distance: 902.6 miles
  • Duration: 7h 11m

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

American Airlines and Delta fly from New York to Gainesville hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Gainesville via Orlando, FL - 5144 W Colonial Dr., W Colonial Drive And Deauville Drive, Lynx Central Station - Sunrail, E Colonial Drive And N Semoran Boulevard, and Orlando in around 23h 2m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Gainesville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Gainesville via Covington, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Gainesville via Raleigh/Durham, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8h 31m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Gainesville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Gainesville via Miami
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Gainesville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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 New York Penn Station to Winter Park Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
21h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Business Coach Seat
$300 - $430
Room
$550 - $800
Bus operators
Starline Bus
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York, NY - 95 Canal St. to Orlando, FL - 5144 W Colonial Dr.
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Starline Express
Phone
917-656-4221
Email
nycstarline@gmail.com
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York, NY to Orlando, FL
Ave. Duration
19h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90
Schedules at
starlinebus.com
Book at
starlinebus.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Union City, NJ to Ocala, FL
Ave. Duration
21h 7m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Email
webtickets@redcoachusa.com
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Ocala to Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$35 - $55
Business
$26 - $40

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between New York to Gainesville is 1011 miles. It takes approximately 16h 53m to drive from New York to Gainesville.

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

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There are 52+ hotels available in Gainesville. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New York to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs $17.

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