There are 12 ways to get from Newark to Ocala by plane, bus, train 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.

Recommended option

Fly New York JFK to Daytona Beach, bus  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Daytona Beach (DAB) JFK - DAB
  2. Take the bus from Daytona International Speedway to Lady Lake - Bealls Dept Store

$295 - $962

Cheapest option

Train, drive  •  21 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to DeLand Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Drive from DeLand Amtrak to Ocala

$149 - $418

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Fly Newark to Tampa, bus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Tampa (TPA) EWR - TPA
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, FL to Ocala, FL

$316 - $823

Fly Newark to Orlando, Megabus, bus  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Orlando (MCO) EWR - MCO
  2. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Gainesville
  3. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala

$162 - $828

Fly Newark to Jacksonville, train, drive  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Jacksonville (JAX) EWR - JAX
  2. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak
  3. Drive from DeLand Amtrak to Ocala

$170 - $735

Fly New York La Guardia to Orlando, Megabus, bus  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Orlando (MCO) LGA - MCO
  2. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Gainesville
  3. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala

$236 - $867

Fly New York La Guardia to Jacksonville, train, drive  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Jacksonville (JAX) LGA - JAX
  2. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak
  3. Drive from DeLand Amtrak to Ocala

$194 - $594

Fly New York JFK to Orlando, Megabus, bus  •  10 h 43 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Orlando (MCO) JFK - MCO
  2. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Gainesville
  3. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala

$238 - $914

Bus La Cubana  •  22 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Union City, NJ to Ocala, FL Atlanta route

$166 - $223

Train, bus  •  28 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Newark Penn Station to Tampa Amtrak Silver Star
  2. Take the bus from Tampa Downtown to Ocala RedCoach

$239 - $575

Bus Greyhound USA  •  29 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Newark, Nj to Orlando, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tampa Downtown to Ocala

$191 - $393

Drive  •  17 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Newark to Ocala 1032.5 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The distance between Newark and Ocala is 921 miles. The road distance is 1032.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Newark to Ocala without a car is to bus which takes 22 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 7 min to get from Newark to Ocala, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from New York JFK Airport to Daytona Beach Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 29 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newark to Ocala is 1032 miles. It takes approximately 17 h 16 min to drive from Newark to Ocala.

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JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York JFK Airport to Daytona Beach Airport.

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There are 31+ hotels available in Ocala. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Newark to Newark Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Newark to Ocala.
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  • Distance: 921 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 7 min

What companies run services between Newark, NJ, USA and Ocala, FL, USA?

La Cubana operates a bus from Newark to Ocala 3 times a week. Tickets cost $120 - $160 and the journey takes 21 h 7 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Daytona Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Newark to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Newark to Tampa via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Newark to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Jacksonville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
Flights from New York La Guardia to Jacksonville via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Daytona Beach
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Newark to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Daytona Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Newark to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,900
Flights from Newark to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,200
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Jacksonville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from New York La Guardia to Jacksonville via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Orlando via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Jacksonville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Newark to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $1,100
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Orlando
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Jacksonville Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
Train from Newark Penn Station to DeLand Amtrak
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Flexi Coach Seat
$250 - $360
Business Coach Seat
$290 - $410
Room
$550 - $800
Train from Newark Penn Station to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
25 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$280 - $410
Business Coach Seat
$330 - $470
Room
$600 - $900
Bus operators
Yankee Trails
Website
yankeetrails.com
Bus from Daytona International Speedway to Lady Lake - Bealls Dept Store
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
yankeetrails.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Tampa, FL to Ocala, FL
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Union City, NJ to Ocala, FL
Ave. Duration
21 h 7 min
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 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
Bus from Tampa Downtown to Ocala
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$40 - $60
Business
$30 - $45
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 Newark, Nj to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
24 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $260
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35

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