There are 12 ways to get from Boston to Sanibel Island by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly Boston to Ft. Myers  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Ft. Myers (RSW) BOS - RSW

$105 - $615

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Fly Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton, bus  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) BOS - SRQ
  2. Take the bus from Sarasota, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl

$245 - $1,011

Train to Providence, fly to Ft. Myers  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to Providence Amtrak
  2. Fly from Providence (PVD) to Ft. Myers (RSW) PVD - RSW

$172 - $865

Fly Boston to Fort Lauderdale, bus  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) BOS - FLL
  2. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds

$115 - $453

Bus to Hartford, fly to Ft. Myers  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Ft. Myers (RSW) BDL - RSW

$180 - $695

Fly Boston to Orlando, bus  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Orlando (MCO) BOS - MCO
  2. Take the bus from Kissimmee - Denny's to Fort Myers - Walmart

$226 - $793

Fly Boston to Tampa, bus  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Boston (BOS) to Tampa (TPA) BOS - TPA
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl

$126 - $777

Bus La Cubana  •  30 h 2 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 Myers, FL Atlanta route

$183 - $278

Train, bus via Hollywood Amtrak  •  35 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Hollywood Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale, FL - Hollywood Denny's to Fort Myers - Walmart

$380 - $988

Train, bus  •  35 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Boston South Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Tampa Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl

$309 - $868

Bus Greyhound USA  •  36 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Boston, MA - South Station to New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal
  2. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Orlando, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl

$149 - $389

Drive  •  24 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Boston to Cape Coral 1479 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Boston station to Sanibel Island. However, there are services departing from Boston, MA - South Station and arriving at Forty-Seventh Terrace @ Vincennes Boulevard via New York, Ny, Orlando, Fl and Rosa Parks Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 56 min.

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The distance between Boston and Sanibel Island is 1272 miles. The road distance is 1479 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Sanibel Island without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to get from Boston to Sanibel Island, including transfers.

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Boston to Sanibel Island bus services, operated by Peter Pan Bus Lines, arrive at Boston, MA - South Station.

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The best way to get from Boston to Sanibel Island is to fly which takes 7 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 30 h 2 min.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Ft. Myers Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 23 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Sanibel Island is 1479 miles. It takes approximately 24 h 49 min to drive from Boston to Sanibel Island.

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Spirit Airlines, American Airlines, United Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Boston Airport to Ft. Myers Airport.

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Map of how to get from Boston to Sanibel Island.
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  • Distance: 1272.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 24 min

What companies run services between Boston, MA, USA and Sanibel Island, FL, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines and five other airlines fly from Boston to Cypress Lake hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Cape Coral via New York City, NY - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Port Authority Bus Terminal, 31St St At Palisade Ave, Union City, NJ, and Fort Myers, FL in around 30 h 2 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Orlando via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Tampa via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,500
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $2,500
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Flights from Boston to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,200
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Boston to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
Flights from Boston to Tampa via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 29 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,900
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Boston to Orlando via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Tampa via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,400
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,500
Flights from Boston to Sarasota/Bradenton via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$440 - $2,400
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Newark
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Orlando via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Flights from Boston to Orlando via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Flights from Boston to Tampa via Newark
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Flights from Boston to Tampa via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,900
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Boston to Fort Lauderdale via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Boston to Orlando
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Boston to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from Boston to Tampa via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston South Station 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 to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $340
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$120 - $260
First Class Seat
$220 - $340
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 New York Penn Station to Hollywood Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 h 44 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
Train from New York Penn Station to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
25 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$280 - $410
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Sarasota, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Boston, Ma to Hartford, Ct
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$28 - $40
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Boston, Ma to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
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
Bus from New York, Ny to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
24 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $260
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$100 - $170
Flexible
$190 - $260
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Kissimmee - Denny's to Fort Myers - Walmart
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$47 - $49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale, FL - Hollywood Denny's to Fort Myers - Walmart
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
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
Website
peterpanbus.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Union City, NJ to Fort Myers, FL
Ave. Duration
24 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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