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Bus Tampa to Gainesville: Trip Overview

Daily Buses
11:25 - 21:15
Departure Time
Average Price
Average Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for Tampa - Gainesville

3.7 out of 5 stars

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

Ratings and Reviews (5)

Maria De La Paz P.1 March 2019 | Staff: 5 | 

The bus was very late. The stop at USF Tampa had no signs. Not a pleasing experience

Anna Helena J.2 December 2018 | Staff: 5 | 

It was very hard for a "foreigner" or a "first-time-user" to find out where the bus-stop was, in Tampa as well as in Gainesville. But once on the bus much smoother than drivning a car.

Daniela P.3 October 2017 | Timeliness: 1 | Staff: 1 | 

Redcoach sent an email saying they were delayed then an hour before the new time, they sent another email saying they were going to be more delayed by 2 hours. When the time came, the bus was late by 2 hours on top of the original 2 hours of delay.

Sugandhi M.7 December 2016 | Timeliness: 5 | Staff: 1 | 

awesome service

Varun V.24 August 2016 | Timeliness: 5 | Staff: 4 | 

Not clean. Not communicative about process , I mean bus operators.

Tampa to Gainesville Route Map

Tampa to Gainesville buses

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Bus Companies

Bus service from Tampa to Gainesville are provided by RedCoach and Greyhound.

Stations & Stops

Buses leaving from Tampa to Gainesville will depart from 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, Tampa, Tampa, FL or TPA Airport.

A bus ride to Gainesville will drop you off at Greyhound Station, Frazier-Rogers Hall, Rosa Parks Station, Williston Rd & I-75 or Gainesville, FL.

Daily Buses3
Departure Time11:25 - 21:15
Average Price
Average Trip Duration
Bus companies on this routeRed Coach, Greyhound US

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Did you know?

The word 'bus' is an abbreviation of 'omnibus" which means 'for all' in Latin as buses were meant to be transportation for everybody.

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

The bus driver with the longest career in the world drove more than 2,000,000 miles and is a happy World Record holder.

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