There are 8 ways to get from Bradenton to Key West by bus, ferry, shuttle, car or plane

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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Bus, ferry  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradenton, FL - McDonalds to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds 303 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Fort Myers Beach, FL to Key West, FL Fort Myers Beach - Key West

$144 - $184

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradenton, FL - McDonalds to Miami Airport 303
  2. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Big Pine Key
  3. Take the bus from Lower Keys Shuttle to Key West, FL - Palm Ave.

$48 - $116

6 alternative options

Bus, shuttle  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradenton, FL to Miami Airport Javax Bus
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Miami, FL - International Airport to Key West, FL To the Keys

$141 - $164

Bus, ferry via Sarasota, Fl  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Sarasota, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl 3749 / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Fort Myers Beach, FL to Key West, FL Fort Myers Beach - Key West

$123 - $148

Drive  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Bradenton to Key West 385.3 miles

$35 - $55

Bus to Tampa, fly  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradenton Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Key West (EYW) TPA - EYW

$106 - $439

Bus to Orlando, fly  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradenton, FL - Burger King to Orlando Airport
  2. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Key West (EYW) MCO - EYW

$161 - $484

Bus to Ft. Myers, fly  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Bradenton, FL - McDonalds to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds
  2. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Key West (EYW) RSW - EYW

$126 - $668

Questions & Answers

The distance between Bradenton and Key West is 210 miles. The road distance is 385.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Bradenton to Key West without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 8 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to get from Bradenton to Key West, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Key West Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 18 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bradenton to Key West is 385 miles. It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to drive from Bradenton to Key West.

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Silver Airways and American Airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Key West Airport.

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There are 328+ hotels available in Key West. Prices start at $129 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bradenton to Key West.
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  • Distance: 210.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 35 min

What companies run services between Bradenton, FL, USA and Key West, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Bradenton to Key West via 67th St Cir E/6th Ave E, Bradenton, FL - McDonalds, Miami Airport, Mia@Lower Level Ramp, Airport Station, Miami, Fl, Big Pine Key, and Lower Keys Shuttle in around 12 h 49 min.

Airlines
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Tampa to Key West
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Orlando to Key West
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Orlando to Key West via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Ft. Myers to Key West
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Ft. Myers to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Bus operators
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Bradenton, FL - McDonalds to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets
Bus from Bradenton, FL - McDonalds to Miami Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
More information at
American Bus Tickets
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Bradenton, FL to Miami Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
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gotobus.com
Bus from Bradenton, FL - Burger King to Orlando Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Keys Shuttle
Phone
+1 (888) 765-9997 | (305) 289-9997
Website
keysshuttle.com
Shuttle from Miami, FL - International Airport to Key West, FL
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
keysshuttle.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 Sarasota, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $20
Flexible
$23 - $30
Bus from Miami, Fl to Big Pine Key
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
Key West Transit
Phone
(305) 600-1455
Website
kwtransit.com
Bus from Lower Keys Shuttle to Key West, FL - Palm Ave.
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
cityofkeywest-fl.gov
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
Bus from Bradenton Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
amtrak.com
Ferry operators
Key West Express
Phone
+1 239-463-5733
Website
keywestexpress.net
Ferry from Fort Myers Beach, FL to Key West, FL
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95
Book at
Key West Express

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