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Cheap buses leaving today
One passenger / one way

6:40 am11:55 am
$55
Gainesville Greyhound StationGreyhound Station
Greyhound
6:40 am
Gainesville Greyhound Station
11:55 am
Greyhound Station
Greyhound
$55CAD
8:45 am11:25 am
$70
Frazier-Rogers HallUSF
Redcoach
8:45 am
Frazier-Rogers Hall
11:25 am
USF
Redcoach
$70CAD
9:30 am3:20 pm
$55
Gainesville Greyhound StationGreyhound Station
Greyhound
9:30 am
Gainesville Greyhound Station
3:20 pm
Greyhound Station
Greyhound
$55CAD
3:15 pm5:55 pm
$87
Frazier-Rogers HallUSF
Redcoach
3:15 pm
Frazier-Rogers Hall
5:55 pm
USF
Redcoach
$87CAD
3:00 pm8:40 pm
$55
Gainesville Greyhound StationGreyhound Station
Greyhound
3:00 pm
Gainesville Greyhound Station
8:40 pm
Greyhound Station
Greyhound
$55CAD
6:40 am11:55 am
$55
Gainesville Greyhound StationGreyhound Station
Greyhound
6:40 am
Gainesville Greyhound Station
11:55 am
Greyhound Station
Greyhound
$55CAD

Cheap buses leaving Monday
One passenger / one way

6:40 am11:55 am
$44
Gainesville Greyhound StationGreyhound Station
Greyhound
6:40 am
Gainesville Greyhound Station
11:55 am
Greyhound Station
Greyhound
$44CAD
8:45 am11:25 am
$65
Frazier-Rogers HallUSF
Redcoach
8:45 am
Frazier-Rogers Hall
11:25 am
USF
Redcoach
$65CAD
3:00 pm8:40 pm
$44
Gainesville Greyhound StationGreyhound Station
Greyhound
3:00 pm
Gainesville Greyhound Station
8:40 pm
Greyhound Station
Greyhound
$44CAD
3:15 pm5:55 pm
$77
Frazier-Rogers HallUSF
Redcoach
3:15 pm
Frazier-Rogers Hall
5:55 pm
USF
Redcoach
$77CAD
11:10 pm7:10 am
$44
Gainesville Greyhound StationGreyhound Station
Greyhound
11:10 pm
Gainesville Greyhound Station
7:10 am
Greyhound Station
Greyhound
$44CAD
6:40 am11:55 am
$44
Gainesville Greyhound StationGreyhound Station
Greyhound
6:40 am
Gainesville Greyhound Station
11:55 am
Greyhound Station
Greyhound
$44CAD

Bus Gainesville to Tampa: Trip Overview

6
Daily Buses
6:40 am - 11:10 pm
Departure Time
$50
Average Price
Average Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for Gainesville - Tampa

3.8 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travelers who booked a bus ticket from Gainesville to Tampa

Ratings and Reviews (3)


Cynthia S.August 16, 2018 | Timeliness: 1 | Staff: 2 | 

The bus was more than an 1.5 hours late to the destination:(

Melissa G.July 22, 2018 | Timeliness: 5 | Staff: 5 | 

It wasn't the redcoach staff or bus it self it was a passenger.

Tamara T.June 7, 2017 | Timeliness: 4 | Staff: 5 | 

It was raining super hard and the air vent above me leaked a tiny bit. But over all it was clean, on time (for a bus) and the driver was super nice!!!

Gainesville to Tampa Buses

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Bus Companies

Gainesville to Tampa buses are provided by Redcoach and Greyhound.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from Gainesville, the trip starts at Gainesville Greyhound Station, Frazier-Rogers Hall, Rosa Parks Station, Kangaroo Express Williston Rd @ I-75 or Gainesville, FL.

In Tampa, your bus travel ends at Greyhound Station, USF, N Marion St & E Laurel St, E 13th Ave & N 21st St, E Sligh Ave, Tampa 13th Avenue Bus Stop (McDonald's), Port of Tampa - Cruise Terminals, Tampa, Tampa, FL or TPA Airport.

Daily Buses6
Departure Time6:40 am - 11:10 pm
Average Price
$50
Average Trip Duration
Bus companies on this routeRed Coach, Greyhound US

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Gainesville and Tampa!

Start sightseeing the minute your bus leaves the station. If you're on the night bus from Gainesville to Tampa, get comfy and count the stars.

Buses have the smallest carbon footprint of all motorized transport modes. A bus going from Gainesville to Tampa will emit half the CO2 emitted by a train, and radically less than a car or an airplane.

Make a music playlist for your bus ride from Gainesville to Tampa, and enjoy the scenery to tunes from your own personal soundtrack.

Did you know?

Did you know that 80% of the buses in North America are equipped with WiFi and power outlets ? And 60% of bus travelers have used their electronic device on board during 2014.

It takes 27 hours to go by bus from Lima to Cusco, one of the craziest bus trips on the world. This route is used daily by locals and backpackers.

One of the longest bus route in the world goes all the way from Ontario to Alberta in Canada (with the same bus). This trip is 3,435 km or 2,135 miles long and the price is a bit under $100.

Will you be returning to Gainesville by bus?

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