Chiefland travel guide

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Chiefland is a must-see destination in Florida, United States.

What to do in Chiefland

Activities & attractions in Chiefland

When to visit Chiefland

Chiefland in July
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Chiefland in July
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Chiefland in July, when the average temperature is 80.6 °F, and the highest can go up to 91.4 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 42.8 °F, with an average temperature of 55.4 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in August, when precipitation is around 9.9″. In contrast, November is usually the driest month of the year in Chiefland, with an average rainfall of 2.5″.

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How to Get to Chiefland


Although Chiefland doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Gainesville Regional (GNV), which is located 38 miles from Chiefland. Jacksonville Airport is the most popular, with regular flights from JetBlue, Delta, Aer Lingus and other airlines departing from the United States. The shortest domestic flight to Chiefland departs from Fort Lauderdale and takes around 1h 30m.


Another option to get to Chiefland is to pick up a car rental from Orlando, which is about 110 miles from Chiefland. You’ll find branches of Value Car Rental and OtoQ Car Rental, among others, in Orlando.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Chiefland, including Greyhound, RedCoach and FlixBus. From Orlando, the bus ride to Chiefland takes 110 miles and will cost you around $60. From Tallahassee, the ticket costs about $32 for a journey of 150 miles.

Airports near Chiefland

Airlines serving Chiefland

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
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United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
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Air Canada
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Brussels Airlines
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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ITA Airways
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Alaska Airlines
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Where to stay in popular areas of Chiefland

Most booked hotels in Chiefland

Quality Inn Near Manatee Springs State Park
Good (7, 412 reviews)
The Suwannee Gables Motel & Marina
Okay (5.7, 151 reviews)
Days Inn by Wyndham Chiefland
Okay (5.6, 130 reviews)

Renting a car in Chiefland

You’re likely to save money by renting your car at the airport: locations in the city are, on average, 15% more expensive than at Gainesville Regional.

Expect to pay $4.16 per gallon in Chiefland (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $49.97 and $66.62.