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There are 8 ways to get from Detroit to Fort Myers by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Ft. Myers, line 140 bus  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Ft. Myers (RSW) DTW - RSW
  2. Take the line 140 bus from Bell Tower Shops @ Bell Tower Shops Avenue to Edison Mall Transfer Station

$135 - $407

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Fly to Tampa, bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Tampa (TPA) DTW - TPA
  2. Take the bus from Tampa - Travel Centers to Fort Myers - Walmart

$202 - $877

Fly to Fort Lauderdale, bus  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) DTW - FLL
  2. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Fort Myers - Walmart

$141 - $851

Fly to Sarasota/Bradenton, bus  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Detroit (DTW) to Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) DTW - SRQ
  2. Take the bus from Bradenton, FL to Fort Myers, FL - Walmart

$351 - $1,455

Bus via Doraville Station  •  30 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Atlanta, Ga 1105
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA to Punta Gorda, FL Atlanta route

$288 - $400

Bus, train  •  39 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  2. Take the train from Toledo Amtrak to Washington Union Station
  3. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Orlando Amtrak
  4. Take the bus from Kissimmee - Racetrac to Fort Myers - Walmart

$264 - $661

Bus  •  39 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Jacksonville, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Orlando, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl

$138 - $344

Drive  •  21 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Detroit to Fort Myers 1299.3 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Detroit to Fort Myers is to drive which costs $120 - $190 and takes 21 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Detroit to Fort Myers is to fly and line 140 bus which costs $130 - $410 and takes 6 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Detroit to Fort Myers. However, there are services departing from Detroit, Mi and arriving at Ft Myers, Fl via Jacksonville, Fl and Orlando, Fl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 40 min.

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The distance between Detroit and Fort Myers is 1094 miles. The road distance is 1299.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Fort Myers without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 34 min and costs $280 - $400.

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It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Detroit to Fort Myers, including transfers.

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Detroit to Fort Myers bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Detroit, Mi station.

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The quickest flight from Detroit Airport to Ft. Myers Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 49 min.

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Detroit to Fort Myers bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Ft Myers, Fl station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Detroit to Fort Myers is 1299 miles. It takes approximately 21 h 36 min to drive from Detroit to Fort Myers.

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Map of how to get from Detroit to Fort Myers.
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  • Distance: 1093.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 47 min

What companies run services between Detroit, MI, USA and Fort Myers, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Detroit to Fort Myers via Atlanta, Ga, Five Points Station, Doraville Station, Atlanta, GA, Punta Gorda, FL, and Punta Gorda, FL - Pilot in around 30 h 34 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Detroit to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Ft. Myers via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Detroit to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,000
Flights from Detroit to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,000
Flights from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,300
Flights from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,300
Flights from Detroit to Sarasota/Bradenton
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Sarasota/Bradenton via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Sarasota/Bradenton via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Detroit to Ft. Myers via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Ft. Myers via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $950
Flights from Detroit to Tampa via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Detroit to Tampa via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,700
Flights from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Detroit to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Detroit to Tampa
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Flights from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,600
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Detroit to Ft. Myers via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Detroit to Sarasota/Bradenton via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,400
Flights from Detroit to Sarasota/Bradenton via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Flights from Detroit to Sarasota/Bradenton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Detroit to Sarasota/Bradenton via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Detroit to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
Train operators
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 Toledo Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
13 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$140 - $210
Business Coach Seat
$160 - $230
Room
$340 - $470
Train from Washington Union Station to Orlando Amtrak
Ave. Duration
17 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $350
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Flexi Coach Seat
$210 - $310
Business Coach Seat
$250 - $350
Room
$490 - $700
Bus operators
Lee County Transit
Phone
+1 239-533-2111
Website
rideleetran.com
Bus from Bell Tower Shops @ Bell Tower Shops Avenue to Edison Mall Transfer Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
leegov.com
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Tampa - Travel Centers to Fort Myers - Walmart
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Fort Myers - Walmart
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Bradenton, FL to Fort Myers, FL - Walmart
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Kissimmee - Racetrac to Fort Myers - Walmart
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.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 Detroit, Mi to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Jacksonville, Fl
Ave. Duration
28 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$90 - $150
Flexible
$170 - $230
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $65
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$26 - $40
Flexible
$45 - $65
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA to Punta Gorda, FL
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Detroit Airport to Ft. Myers Airport.

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Book your Detroit to Fort Myers bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 1073+ hotels available in Fort Myers. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Detroit to Detroit Airport is to line 261 bus which takes 49 min and costs $2.

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