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There are 6 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, line 119 bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Station to Miami Southbound
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Biscayne Bd & Ne 4 St to Alton Rd & 8 St 119

$13 - $17

Cheapest option

Line 01 bus, line 119 bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the line 01 bus from Central Terminal Bay C1 - Rt1 to Aventura Mall 01 / ...
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Bus Terminal At Aventura Mall to Lincoln Rd & Washington Av 119 / ...

$5 - $6

4 alternative options

Bus, line 119 bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Lauderdale Tri-Rail Sta to Nw 1 Av & Nw 1 St 195
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Stephen P Clark Center to Collins Av & 17 St 119 / ...

$5

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach 32.3 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach 32.3 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  37 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach 32.3 miles

$35 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach is to drive which costs $3 - $5 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach is to taxi which costs $90 - $110 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach. However, there are services departing from Ft Lauderdale Tri-Rail Sta and arriving at Collins Av & 17 St via Stephen P Clark Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Miami Beach is 23 miles. The road distance is 32.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach without a car is to train and line 119 bus which takes 1 h 9 min and costs $13 - $17.

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach, including transfers.

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Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach bus services, operated by Miami Dade Transit, depart from Ft Lauderdale Tri-Rail Sta station.

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Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach bus services, operated by Miami Dade Transit, arrive at Collins Av & 17 St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach is 32 miles. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach.

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There are 1873+ hotels available in Miami Beach. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach.
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  • Distance: 23.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

What companies run services between Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA and Miami Beach, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach via Nw 1 Av & Nw 1 St and Stephen P Clark Center in around 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Brightline
Phone
+1 305-521-4800
Email
guestservices@gobrightline.com
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Station to Miami
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Book at
Brightline
SmartPlus
$14 - $20
Smart
$10 - $14
Select
$26 - $31
Bus operators
Miami Dade Transit
Phone
+1 305-468-5900
Website
miamidade.gov
Bus from Biscayne Bd & Ne 4 St to Alton Rd & 8 St
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
Bus from Ft Lauderdale Tri-Rail Sta to Nw 1 Av & Nw 1 St
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
Bus from Stephen P Clark Center to Collins Av & 17 St
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
Bus from Bus Terminal At Aventura Mall to Lincoln Rd & Washington Av
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
Broward County Transit
Website
broward.org
Bus from Central Terminal Bay C1 - Rt1 to Aventura Mall
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
broward.org
Other operators
Uber Miami
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
UberPool
$35 - $50
UberX
$35 - $50
UberXL
$70 - $90
Lux
$85 - $110
Lux SUV
$170 - $220
Taxi from Fort Lauderdale to Miami Beach
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Yellow Cab Broward
Phone
+1 954-777-7777
Website
yellowcabbroward.com
Intercity Taxi
Phone
+1 954-333-3333

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