There are 4 ways to get from The Villages to Ocala by taxi, bus, car or towncar

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Taxi, bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Villages to Oak Rd. & SE Maricamp Rd.
  2. Take the bus from Oak Rd. & SE Maricamp Rd. to Florida Dept. of Health Marion County 5A / ...

$53 - $61

Cheapest option

Uber  •  31 min

  1. Take an Uber from The Villages to Ocala 22.4 miles

$50 - $65

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Villages to Ocala 22.4 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from The Villages to Ocala 22.4 miles

$2 - $4

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The distance between The Villages and Ocala is 21 miles. The road distance is 22.4 miles.

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The best way to get from The Villages to Ocala without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 1 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from The Villages to Ocala, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Villages to Ocala is 22 miles. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from The Villages to Ocala.

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

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Map of how to get from The Villages to Ocala.
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  • Distance: 20.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

What companies run services between The Villages, FL, USA and Ocala, FL, USA?

There is no direct connection from The Villages to Ocala. However, you can take the taxi to Oak Rd. & SE Maricamp Rd., take the bus to Florida Dept. of Health Marion County, then take the line 2 bus to SE Watula Ave. & SE 4th St.. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Ocala.

Bus operators
SunTran
Phone
352-401-6999
Email
SunTran@ocalafl.org
Website
suntran.org
Bus from Oak Rd. & SE Maricamp Rd. to Florida Dept. of Health Marion County
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
suntran.org
Other operators
Uber Ocala, FL
Website
uber.com
Towncar from The Villages to Ocala
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
UberX
$50 - $65
UberXL
$75 - $95
Taxi from The Villages to Oak Rd. & SE Maricamp Rd.
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
A-1 Taxi
Phone
+1 352-753-1415
Website
a1taxi.us

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