There are 10 ways to get from Boston to Fort Lauderdale by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Boston to Fort Lauderdale  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) BOS - FLL

$89 - $402

9 alternative options

Fly Boston to Miami, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Miami (MIA) BOS - MIA
  2. Take the train from Miami Airport Station to Fort Lauderdale Broward Station

$119 - $499

Fly Boston to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, train  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) BOS - PBI
  2. Take the train from West Palm Beach Station to Fort Lauderdale Station

$121 - $459

Train to Providence, fly to Fort Lauderdale  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) PVD - FLL

$185 - $552

Bus to Worcester, fly to Fort Lauderdale  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
  2. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) ORH - FLL

$145 - $377

Bus to Hartford, fly to Fort Lauderdale  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) BDL - FLL

$129 - $402

Bus  •  27 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal Boston
  2. Take the bus from Union City, NJ to Fort Lauderdale, FL Direct route

$185 - $204

Train  •  30 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...

$322 - $908

Night bus, bus, train  •  36 h 47 min

  1. Take the night bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Miami, Fl
  3. Take the train from Miami Airport Station to Fort Lauderdale Broward Station

$152 - $379

Drive  •  24 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Fort Lauderdale 1477.9 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Fort Lauderdale is to fly which costs $85 - $410 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Boston to Fort Lauderdale is to fly which costs $85 - $410 and takes 5 h 33 min.

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The distance between Boston and Fort Lauderdale is 1241 miles. The road distance is 1477.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Boston to Fort Lauderdale, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Boston station to Fort Lauderdale. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Fort Lauderdale Amtrak via Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 58 min.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Fort Lauderdale.
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  • Distance: 1241.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 33 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines and four other airlines fly from Boston to Fort Lauderdale hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Port Authority Bus Terminal, 31St St At Palisade Ave, Union City, NJ, Fort Lauderdale, FL, and Sheridan Street Station in around 27 h 18 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Boston to Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Boston to Miami via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Boston to Miami via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Boston to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Boston to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Boston to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Worcester to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Boston to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale via Tampa
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale via Tampa
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Jacksonville
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Boston to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $900
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Worcester to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Miami via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Boston to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Boston to Miami via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Boston to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Boston to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Train operators
Brightline
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from West Palm Beach Station to Fort Lauderdale Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
gobrightline.com
Book at
gobrightline.com
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$60 - $150
First Class Seat
$120 - $160
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$160 - $310
First Class Seat
$260 - $430
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
24 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$290 - $420
Business Coach Seat
$340 - $480
Room
$600 - $900
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston, Ma to Worcester, Ma
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$11 - $16
Flexible
$19 - $24
Bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Night bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$25 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
Bus from New York, Ny to Miami, Fl
Ave. Duration
30 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Schedules at
peterpanbus.com
Book at
webstore.peterpanbus.com
bus
Bus from Union City, NJ to Fort Lauderdale, FL
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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