There are 7 ways to get from Amelia Island to Fort Myers by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus Javax Bus  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Winter Park Amtrak Silver Star / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kissimmee - Racetrac to Fort Myers - Walmart Javax Bus

$116 - $168

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Bus  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Orlando, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl

$56 - $128

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak Silver Star
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl 3749 / ...

$68 - $168

Drive  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Arlington to Fort Myers 295 miles

$28 - $45

Fly to Fort Lauderdale, bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) JAX - FLL
  2. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Fort Myers - Walmart

$118 - $332

Fly to Tampa, bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Tampa (TPA) JAX - TPA
  2. Take the bus from Tampa - Travel Centers to Fort Myers - Walmart

$158 - $388

Fly to Miami, bus  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Miami (MIA) JAX - MIA
  2. Take the bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Myers, FL - Walmart

$192 - $422

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The cheapest way to get from Amelia Island to Fort Myers is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amelia Island to Fort Myers is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amelia Island to Fort Myers. However, there are services departing from University Blvd. & Macy Ave. sb fs and arriving at Ft Myers, Fl via Rosa Parks Station Bay I, Jacksonville, Fl, Orlando, Fl and Tampa, Fl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 38 min.

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The distance between Amelia Island and Fort Myers is 278 miles. The road distance is 295 miles.

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The best way to get from Amelia Island to Fort Myers without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 53 min and costs $110 - $170.

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It takes approximately 8 h 53 min to get from Amelia Island to Fort Myers, including transfers.

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Amelia Island to Fort Myers bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Jacksonville, Fl station.

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The quickest flight from Jacksonville Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 13 min.

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Amelia Island to Fort Myers bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Ft Myers, Fl station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amelia Island to Fort Myers is 295 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to drive from Amelia Island to Fort Myers.

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JetBlue Airways and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Jacksonville Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport.

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There are 1016+ hotels available in Fort Myers. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 278 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 53 min

What companies run services between Amelia Island, FL, USA and Fort Myers, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Arlington to Fort Myers via Rosa Parks Station Bay Q, Rosa Parks Station Bay I, Bay St. & Johnson St. fs wb, Jacksonville, Fl, Orlando, Fl, and Tampa, Fl in around 9 h 38 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Jacksonville to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Miami
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Winter Park Amtrak
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Kissimmee - Racetrac to Fort Myers - Walmart
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Fort Myers - Walmart
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Tampa - Travel Centers to Fort Myers - Walmart
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Myers, FL - Walmart
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $45
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45

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