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There are 8 ways to get from Boston to Sanibel Island by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly from Boston  •  5h 6m

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

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Train to Providence, fly  •  6h 15m

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

Bus to Hartford, fly  •  7h 42m

  1. Take the bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Union Station, Hartford, CT
  2. Fly from Hartford (BDL) to Ft. Myers (RSW) BDL - RSW

Train to Worcester, fly  •  8h 18m

  1. Take the train from South Station to Worcester
  2. Fly from Worcester (ORH) to Ft. Myers (RSW) ORH - RSW

Bus  •  31h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Boston to New York Midtown
  2. Take the bus from New York to Tampa Ny
  3. Take the bus from Tampa Bus Station to Fort Myers Bus Stop

Train, bus  •  34h 48m

  1. Take the train from Boston to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Tampa
  3. Take the bus from Tampa Bus Station to Fort Myers Bus Stop

Train, night bus  •  36h 43m

  1. Take the train from Boston to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the train from New York Penn Station to West Palm Beach Amtrak Station
  3. Take the night bus from West Palm Beach Bus Station to Fort Myers Bus Stop

Drive  •  25h 14m

  1. Drive from Boston to Sanibel Island 1488 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Boston to Sanibel Island is to bus which costs $170 - $450 and takes 31h 39m.

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The fastest way to get from Boston to Sanibel Island is to fly which takes 5h 6m and costs $110 - $400.

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The distance between Boston and Sanibel Island is 1270 miles. The road distance is 1488 miles.

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The best way to get from Boston to Sanibel Island without a car is to bus which takes 31h 39m and costs $170 - $450.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Boston to Sanibel Island, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Boston to Sanibel Island is to fly which takes 5h 6m and costs $110 - $400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $450 and takes 31h 39m.

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The quickest flight from Boston Airport to Ft. Myers Airport is the direct flight which takes 3h 32m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Boston to Sanibel Island is 1488 miles. It takes approximately 25h 14m to drive from Boston to Sanibel Island.

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Delta, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines and two 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: 1269.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 6m

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

JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines and four other airlines fly from Boston to Sanibel Island hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Boston to Sanibel Island via New York Midtown, New York City Chinatown, New York, Tampa, Tampa Bus Station, Rosa Parks Transportation Ctr, and Cape Coral Transfer Center in around 31h 39m.

Airlines
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Flights from Worcester to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $480
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $490
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Boston to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Breeze Airways
Website
flybreeze.com
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $320
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Providence to Ft. Myers via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Hartford to Ft. Myers via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Train operators
Amtrak Acela
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $350
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/acela-train
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$10 - $120
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$19 - $190
Business Seat - Adult
$21 - $210
First Class - Child 2-12
$35 - $140
First Class - Senior Citizens
$70 - $290
First Class - Adult
$70 - $350
Train from Boston to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $500
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/acela-train
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Business Seat - Child 2-12
$26 - $180
Business Seat - Seniors and Active Military
$45 - $330
Business Seat - Adult
$50 - $360
First Class - Child 2-12
$85 - $300
First Class - Senior Citizens
$170 - $550
First Class - Adult
$170 - $500
MBTA
Phone
+1-617-222-3200
Website
mbta.com
Train from South Station to Providence
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Website
https://www.mbta.com
Children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$5 - $14
Train from South Station to Worcester
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Website
https://www.mbta.com
Children 11 and under
$0
Adult
$5 - $14
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Boston to Providence
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $210
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/northeast-regional-train
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$2 - $110
Reserved Coach Seat
$15 - $210
Business Class Seat
$55 - $160
Train from Boston to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Schedules at
https://www.amtrak.com/northeast-regional-train
Child 2-12 with paid adult
$12 - $110
Reserved Coach Seat
$30 - $220
Business Class Seat
$110 - $260
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Tampa
Ave. Duration
25h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$50 - $160
Child Coach - short notice
$75 - $140
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$75 - $240
Child Business Class - short notice
$80 - $230
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$110 - $310
Business Seat - advance purchase
$150 - $460
Business Seat - short notice
$150 - $490
Coach Seat - short notice
$130 - $360
Train from New York Penn Station to West Palm Beach Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
25h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Website
https://www.amtrak.com/home.html
Child Coach - Advance Purchase
$55 - $170
Child Coach - short notice
$80 - $150
Child Business Class - advance purchase
$75 - $250
Child Business Class - short notice
$80 - $250
Coach Seat - Advance Purchase
$110 - $320
Business Seat - advance purchase
$150 - $490
Business Seat - short notice
$160 - $550
Coach Seat - short notice
$140 - $380
Bus operators
Peter Pan Bus Lines
Phone
1-800-343-9999
Website
peterpanbus.com
Bus from South Station, Boston, MA to Union Station, Hartford, CT
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $40
Website
https://peterpanbus.com
Adult
$5 - $40
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Boston to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $45
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Bus from Tampa Bus Station to Fort Myers Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Night bus from West Palm Beach Bus Station to Fort Myers Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $50
Website
https://www.greyhound.com/
Flixbus USA
Phone
+1 (855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Boston to Hartford
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $50
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Adult
$10 - $50
Bus from Boston to New York Midtown
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $70
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Adult
$19 - $70
Starline Express
Phone
+1 212 965 8880
Email
nycstarline@gmail.com
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from New York to Tampa
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Website
http://www.starlinebus.com/

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