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Fares from $56 One Way, $175 Round Trip from Gainesville to Pensacola

Prices starting at $175 for return flights and $56 for one-way flights to Pensacola were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Pensacola from Gainesville

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Find Cheap Flights from Gainesville to Pensacola

Gainesville Airport Information

Whether you are a University of Florida student headed home or simply embarking on a vacation adventure, Orbitz.com can help you find cheap flights from Gainesville. You take off from the Gainesville Regional Airport, which is served by American Airlines, American Eagle, Delta, United and US Airways. You might be tempted to fly out of one of the area's larger airports, but you would then face a 120-mile drive to the Orlando International Airport or an 80-mile drive to the Jacksonville International Airport before you even start your trip.

Airport Parking in Gainesville

The Gainesville Regional Airport has plenty of available parking just a short walk from the terminal. The short-term lot charges up to $12 per day, while the long-term lot charges $9 per day or $55 per week. There are also several off-site parking facilities that offer free shuttle service to and from the airport. Check your vacation planner with Orbitz.com before you leave to make sure you have chosen the best parking option based on the length of your trip to help you stay within your budget.

Ground Transportation in Gainesville

The Regional Transit Bus Service (RTS) is the most economical way to get to the Gainesville airport. University of Florida students can also pick up the route #25 bus on Monday through Friday. There are several taxi companies that offer transportation to the airport, but if you purchased your air tickets through Orbitz.com, you may have saved enough to warrant splurging on a private car service to get you to the airport in style.

Restaurants in Gainesville

The Gainesville airport has dedicated amenities to serve business and leisure travelers, including Wi-Fi and an ATM, but dining opportunities are limited. Tailwind has a full-service restaurant and bar in the public area before the security checkpoint, but within the terminal, options are more limited. There is a full-service bar in the gate area, but the only food available is grab-and-go snacks. Enjoy your trip, wherever your travels take you, and remember to use Orbitz.com the next time you need to find cheap flights from Gainesville.

Pensacola Airport Information

Find cheap flights to Pensacola International Airport using Orbitz.com. The airport is located at 2430 Pensacola Boulevard, less than five miles from the downtown Pensacola area, and it receives flights from most major domestic and international airlines.

Ground Transportation in Pensacola

Public transportation in the Pensacola area is limited, so most visitors take a share-a-ride shuttle or taxi to get to their final destination. The city sets the taxi rates, so you can expect to pay roughly the same no matter which cab company you choose. Minimum fares are $11.00, or $2 for the first 1/9th of a mile and 25 cents for each additional 1/9th mile. Using Orbitz.com, you can book a hotel that offers free shuttle services to and from the airport or simply rent a car for the duration of your stay.

Pensacola Weather Information

Pensacola is situated in Florida's panhandle on the Gulf of Mexico coast. Winter temperatures range from the 40s to the 60s, and summers are usually somewhere between 70 and 90 degrees. Pack lightweight summer outfits during the warmer months and clothes that you can layer to accommodate milder weather during the spring, fall and winter.

What to Do in Pensacola

Sporting 52 miles of white-sandy beaches, expect many of Pensacola's activities to take place on or near the water. Urban adventurers can venture into the downtown area to take advantage of the city's many museums, historical landmarks, shopping venues and restaurants. For the best nightlife in town, head over to the Seville Quarter on East Government Street where you can enjoy live music, dining and dancing. Enjoy your trip to Pensacola, and don't forget to use Orbitz.com whenever you need to book an air ticket on one of the many cheap flights to Pensacola.

Flights from Gainesville to Pensacola - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Gainesville to Pensacola?

Direct flights aren't an option between Gainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional) and Pensacola, FL (PNS-Pensacola Intl.). However, there are several carriers that operate on this route with only one simple stopover, including American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and Aeromexico.

What is the shortest flight from Gainesville to Pensacola?

It can be as a short and sweet as 2 hours and 18 minutes. If you think your vacation hours should be spent 'vacationing' rather than flying, you'll enjoy the trip from Gainesville, FL (GNV-Gainesville Regional) to Pensacola, FL (PNS-Pensacola Intl.).

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Pensacola?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Pensacola have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Pensacola with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Pensacola without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2019 shows that Tuesday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Monday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is February. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a fresh start to the new year. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly isn't the height of summer, as most people assume, but the festive month of December.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2019 saved over 50% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2019. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.