There are 5 ways to get from Punta Gorda to Gainesville by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Punta Gorda, FL to Ocala, FL Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from Ocala to Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station RedCoach

$196 - $212

Cheapest option

Bus, Megabus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Punta Gorda, FL - Pilot to Orlando Airport Javax Bus
  2. Take the Megabus from Orlando to Gainesville

$76 - $88

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Punta Gorda to Gainesville 227 miles

$22 - $35

Bus to Miami, fly  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Punta Gorda, FL - Pilot to Miami Airport
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Gainesville (GNV) MIA - GNV

$200 - $454

Bus to Ft. Myers, fly  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Charlotte,FL - Burger King to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds
  2. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Gainesville (GNV) RSW - GNV

$309 - $1,386

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The cheapest way to get from Punta Gorda to Gainesville is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Punta Gorda to Gainesville is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Punta Gorda and Gainesville is 190 miles. The road distance is 227 miles.

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The best way to get from Punta Gorda to Gainesville without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 1 min and costs $190 - $220.

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Punta Gorda to Gainesville, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Miami Airport to Gainesville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Punta Gorda to Gainesville is 227 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to drive from Punta Gorda to Gainesville.

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American Airlines offers flights from Miami Airport to Gainesville Airport.

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There are 48+ hotels available in Gainesville. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Punta Gorda to Gainesville.
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  • Distance: 189.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

What companies run services between Punta Gorda, FL, USA and Gainesville, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Punta Gorda to Gainesville via Punta Gorda, FL, Ocala, FL, and Ocala in around 5 h 1 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Gainesville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Ft. Myers to Gainesville via Covington, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Gainesville
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Ft. Myers to Gainesville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Punta Gorda, FL to Ocala, FL
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$159
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
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$35 - $55
Business
$26 - $40
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Punta Gorda, FL - Pilot to Orlando Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
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gotobus.com
Bus from Punta Gorda, FL - Pilot to Miami Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$47 - $49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Port Charlotte,FL - Burger King to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets

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