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Travel Gainesville to Tampa – Tampa to Gainesville

At RedCoach, we offer the most comfortable trip available from Tampa to Gainesville or from Gainesville to Tampa. Each bus is designed to provide the space and amenities you need to really relax or to get down to business. So whether you’re going from Tampa to Gainesville for work or entertainment, you can arrive on time and ready to face your destination.

This experience was created from the ground up to be the most comfortable bus ride from Tampa to Gainesville in all of Florida. You can take advantage of the extra legroom, stay connected on your favorite devices, and enjoy the ride between these popular and well-traveled stops.

Book your Tampa to Gainesville bus tickets today and discover how easy and enjoyable this trip can be.

RedCoach Amenities

RedCoach offers a true luxury bus ride from Tampa to Gainesville and from Gainesville to Tampa with a more comfortable ride and more amenities than any other bus service in Florida. You can sit back and relax, enjoy some of your favorite shows, or stay connected to your work and remain productive the entire trip from Tampa to Gainesville.

No matter where in Florida you’re heading, we can get you there in comfort and style. You can avoid the hassles of the airports, including the TSA, and the inevitable flight delays by choosing a more comfortable and efficient way to travel from Tampa to Gainesville.

We’ve worked hard to create a travel experience unlike any other because we want to make your trip from Tampa to Gainesville more than just a bus ride. We want it to be productive, efficient, and enjoyable. These features and amenities provide:

  • Ultimate Comfort: Kick back and relax on your journey. Our large seats are spread out, so you can recline up to 140 degrees and take full advantage of all that legroom the entire Tampa to Gainesville trip.
  • On-Board Entertainment: Connect your devices to the free WiFi and power outlets to access our entertainment system, browse the web, or play your favorite games. The WiFi is dependable and won’t quit anywhere the entire drive from Tampa to Gainesville.
  • Utmost Safety: Our motor coaches are fitted with a cutting-edge GPS system and 8 camera feeds, so we can keep track of every bus on every trip.
  • High Productivity: Need to get a lot done on the drive from Tampa to Gainesville? Our routes stop only at the most popular destinations, so you can continue working (or napping) with minimal interruptions.

Stops & Routes

We have 3 different routes that stop at nearly every key city in the state of Florida, so we can provide transportation from Tampa to Gainesville at an affordable price. These routes go from one city-center to the next, so you can get where you’re going quickly, without an excessive number of stops along the way.

Our routes extend the length of the entire state, and there are many things to see and do for travelers who want to discover something new from Tampa to Gainesville. While the bus from Gainesville to Tampa only has a few stops along the way, you can still take a look at the detailed route information and schedule to get on a trip that stops in all the right places.


  • Miami to Tallahassee via Tampa 1
    • Miami - Fort Lauderdale - Fort Myers – Tampa – Ocala - Gainesville - Tallahassee
  • Miami to Tallahassee via Tampa 2
    • Miami - Fort Myers – Tampa – Ocala - Gainesville - Tallahassee

Stops on this trip:

The Tampa to Gainesville bus stops at:

Of course, you can always go a little further in each direction to experience more of what this beautiful state has to offer.

Along the Way

Where can we take you?

Your Tampa to Gainesville bus tickets can take you to a lot of great things to see and do. At RedCoach, we make sure that, no matter where your final destination is, your journey will be comfortable and enjoyable.


There is no shortage of things to see and do on a Tampa to Gainesville or Gainesville to Tampa ride. Some popular attractions include:

  • Busch Gardens (Tampa)
  • Bayshore Boulevard (Tampa)
  • Butterfly Rainforest (Gainesville)
  • Florida Museum of Natural History (Gainesville)
  • Florida Gators game at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium (the largest football stadium in Florida)


RedCoach connects many of the largest and most popular colleges in Florida to other cities throughout the state. So, whether you’re going from Tampa to Gainesville or Gainesville to Tampa as a student at the University of Florida (or the University of South Florida) headed home for the weekend, a parent off to visit your diligent student, or a serious Gators fan off to see the next home game, we can help you get to and from:

  • University of Central Florida – UCF (Orlando)
  • Florida State University – FSU (Tallahassee)
  • University of South Florida – USF (Tampa)
  • University of Florida – UF (Gainesville)
  • University of Miami (Miami)
  • Florida International University (Miami)
  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University – FAMU (Tallahassee)
  • Florida Gulf Coast University – FGCU (Fort Myers)


Already chosen your route? Ready to hit the road? All you need now is a great place to stay after the ride from Gainesville to Tampa. Our stop is close to several of the most popular hotels, including:

  • Renaissance Tampa International Plaza
  • Grand Hyatt
  • Tampa Airport Marriot

If you’re headed from Tampa to Gainesville, you may consider hotels like:

  • Hilton University of Florida Conference

Ports and Airports

When your journey over the land is just the first leg of the trip, RedCoach makes it easy to reach the major airports from Tampa to Gainesville and ports in the area. We offer an extremely comfortable service from Tampa to Gainesville’s airport (and other ports and airports in the area), so you can arrive relaxed and ready for the next leg of your journey.

  • Port of Miami
  • Tampa Airport
  • Gainesville Regional Airport
  • Miami Airport

Shuttle Options to Get You to Your Final Destination

At RedCoach, we don’t just drive you from Tampa to Gainesville and leave you to fend for yourself. We offer several options to help you reach your final destination. Whether you’re heading home from the University of Florida for the weekend or to Busch Gardens in Tampa, there are several ways to get where you’re going.

In many cities, we offer a safe and convenient shuttle service to get you to the nearby attractions or hotels, or you can use the convenient public transit system, rent a vehicle, or take advantage of car sharing services like Uber.

There are many different alternatives that can help you end your trip, so take a look at your options and find the most efficient way to finish strong.

Let us show you how to get from Gainesville to Tampa – or from Tampa to Gainesville – in comfort and style.

Book your Tampa to Gainesville trip now and discover how affordable, quick, and comfortable this trip really is.


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