There are 5 ways to get from Savannah to Ocala by train, car, plane or bus

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Train, drive  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Savannah Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak Silver Star / ...
  2. Drive from DeLand Amtrak to Ocala

$54 - $128

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Train, drive via Oak Rd. & SE Maricamp Rd.  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Savannah Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak Silver Star / ...
  2. Drive from DeLand Amtrak to Oak Rd. & SE Maricamp Rd.

$56 - $134

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Savannah to Ocala 239.1 miles

$23 - $35

Fly to Daytona Beach, bus  •  8 h 31 min

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

$274 - $979

Fly to Gainesville, bus  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Savannah (SAV) to Gainesville (GNV) SAV - GNV
  2. Take the bus from Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station to Ocala

$318 - $1,407

Questions & Answers

The distance between Savannah and Ocala is 211 miles. The road distance is 239.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Savannah to Ocala, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Savannah Airport to Daytona Beach Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 26 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Savannah to Ocala is 239 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to drive from Savannah to Ocala.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Savannah 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 Savannah to Savannah Airport is to bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Savannah to Ocala.
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  • Distance: 210.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

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

There is no direct connection from Savannah to Ocala. However, you can take the train to DeLand Amtrak then take the drive to Ocala. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Savannah Amtrak, take the train to DeLand Amtrak, take the drive to Oak Rd. & SE Maricamp Rd., take the bus to Florida Dept. of Health Marion County, then take the line 2 bus to NE Watula Ave. & NE 2nd St..

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Savannah to Daytona Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Savannah to Gainesville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Savannah to Daytona Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Savannah to Gainesville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Savannah to Gainesville via Miami
Ave. Duration
7 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Savannah to Gainesville via Reagan Washington, Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $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 Savannah Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$85 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
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
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

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