Travel

Travel Information



BY PLANE:

The Gainesville Regional Airport is currently served by 4 airlines offering 41 non-stop flights each business day. Current schedule provides excellent connections to all points throughout the continental United States and on to international destinations. Non-stop service is provided to Atlanta, Charlotte, Ft. Lauderdale, Miami, and Tampa. The 2,000 acre airport also includes general aviation facilities for private and corporate aircraft.

 
TERMINAL LOCATION

3400 N.E. 39th Avenue, Gainesville


TERMINAL PHONE NUMBERS
Airport Administration:     (352) 373-0249
Parking: (352) 371-9427
Police/Lost & Found: (352) 334-2481
Restaurant & Gift Shop: (352) 377-0677

AIRLINES
ASA "The Delta Connection":     (800) 282-3424
Continental Connections: (800) 525-0280
U.S. Airways Express: (800) 428-4322

GENERAL AVIATION
Gulf Atlantic Airways:     (352) 373-2426
Flightline Gainesville: (352) 335-GNV1 (4681)

CAR RENTAL COMPANIES
Avis Rent-A-Car: (352) 376-8115 or (800) 331-1212
Budget Rent-A-Car: (352) 372-7332 or (800) 527-0700
Enterprise: (352) 371-6599 or (800) 736-8222
Hertz Corporation: (352) 373-8444 or (800) 654-3131
National Car Rental:     (352) 377-7005 or (800) 227-7368

SHUTTLE SERVICES

Please contact the conference organizers if you need to arrange transport from the Gainesville Airport to the Hotel.


 

BY CAR:

Interstate 75 skirts Gainesville on the west, its link with major metropolitan centers such as Atlanta and the Tampa-St. Petersburg area. U.S. Routes 301 and 441 and State Route 26 join Gainesville with other communities in Alachua County and in northern Florida. More Detailed Directions to UCH coming SOON!



DISTANCES
Location Avg. Hwy Miles Avg. Hwy. Min. Avg. Air Min.
Jacksonville 78 miles Northeast 90 minutes 20 minutes
Tallahassee 129 miles Northwest 150 minutes 25 minutes
Tampa 127 miles South 150 minutes 30 minutes
Orlando 115 miles Southeast 120 minutes 30 minutes
Miami 335 miles South 330 minutes 60 minutes
Atlanta 328 miles North 330 minutes 60 minutes


Gainesville Map

The University of Florida's Third Annual Conference on Comics; October 29-30, 2004; Gainesville, Florida.

Featuring:

Parrish Baker, Howard Cruse, Brian Clevinger, Marc Shahboz, Jose Villarrubia.

Sponsors:

CLASSC, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of English, Alachua County Library District, Xerographic Copy Center, University of Florida Libraries, Goerings Book Store, Alternative Comics.