There are 10 ways to get from Boston to Fort Lauderdale by plane, train, 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 37 min

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

$90 - $385

9 alternative options

Fly Boston to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, train  •  6 h 38 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

$122 - $442

Fly Boston to Miami  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Miami (MIA) BOS - MIA

$121 - $491

Train to Providence, fly to Fort Lauderdale  •  6 h 48 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 37 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 min

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

$129 - $402

Train  •  31 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station Amtrak to New York Penn Station Acela Express
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Silver Meteor

$299 - $890

Bus Atlanta Tours Inc  •  32 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA to New York
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY to Tampa, FL
  3. Take the bus from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale

$137 - $162

Bus Greyhound USA  •  36 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny 2509 / ...
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Miami, Fl 1003

$146 - $386

Drive  •  24 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Fort Lauderdale 1477.9 miles

$140 - $210

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

Spirit Airlines, JetBlue Airways and four other airlines fly from Boston to Fort Lauderdale hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via New York Penn Station in around 31 h 17 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Boston to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale via Tampa
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Jacksonville
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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Worcester to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Worcester to Fort Lauderdale via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
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 Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Boston to Miami via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Boston to Miami via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Providence to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Hartford to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Boston to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Boston to Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Boston to Miami via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Boston to Miami via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
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 Hartford to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Miami via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
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
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station Amtrak to Providence Amtrak
Ave. Duration
36 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 New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
Amtrak
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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
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
Email
dveronesi@peterpanbus.com
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to Worcester, MA - Union Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
peterpanbus.com
Lucky Star Bus
Phone
(888) 881-0887 / (617) 269-5468
Email
info@luckystarbus.com
Website
luckystarbus.com
Bus from Boston, MA to New York
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
luckystarbus.com
Atlanta Tours Inc
Bus from New York, NY to Tampa, FL
Ave. Duration
20 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Boston to Fort Lauderdale?

The distance between Boston and Fort Lauderdale is 1986 km. The road distance is 2365 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Boston to Fort Lauderdale?

The cheapest way to get from Boston to Fort Lauderdale is to fly which costs $90 - $390 and takes 5 h 37 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Boston to Fort Lauderdale?

The quickest way to get from Boston to Fort Lauderdale is to fly which takes 5 h 37 min and costs $90 - $390.

Is there a direct train between Boston and Fort Lauderdale?

No, there is no direct train from Boston to Fort Lauderdale. However, there are services departing from Boston South Station Amtrak and arriving at Fort Lauderdale Amtrak via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 17 min.

Is there a direct bus between Boston and Fort Lauderdale?

No, there is no direct bus from Boston to Fort Lauderdale. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA and arriving at Fort Lauderdale via New York, NY, Marion Transit Center and Tampa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 16 min.

How long does it take to get from Boston to Fort Lauderdale?

It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Boston to Fort Lauderdale, including transfers.