There are 3 ways to get from Dry Tortugas to Cape Coral by ferry, bus or plane

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Ferry  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the ferry from Fort Jefferson to Bight Ferry Terminal
  2. Take the ferry from Key West, FL to Fort Myers Beach, FL FMB Northbound

$300 - $310

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  13 h 51 min

  1. Take the ferry from Fort Jefferson to Bight Ferry Terminal
  2. Take the bus from Key West, FL - Mel Fisher Museum to Miami, FL - Airport Regency Hotel 401
  3. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl

$228 - $296

1 alternative option

Ferry, fly  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the ferry from Fort Jefferson to Bight Ferry Terminal
  2. Fly from Key West (EYW) to Ft. Myers (RSW) EYW - RSW

$275 - $784

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dry Tortugas to Cape Coral is to ferry and bus which costs $220 - $300 and takes 13 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dry Tortugas to Cape Coral is to ferry which costs $300 - $310 and takes 7 h 7 min.

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The distance between Dry Tortugas and Cape Coral is 144 miles.

The best way to get from Dry Tortugas to Cape Coral without a car is to ferry which takes 7 h 7 min and costs $300 - $310.

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It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to get from Dry Tortugas to Cape Coral, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Key West Airport to Ft. Myers Airport is the direct flight which takes 53 min.

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Silver Airways offers flights from Key West Airport to Ft. Myers Airport.

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There are 1415+ hotels available in Cape Coral. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dry Tortugas to Cape Coral.
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  • Distance: 143.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 7 min

What companies run services between Dry Tortugas, FL, USA and Cape Coral, FL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Dry Tortugas to Cape Coral. However, you can take the travel to Fort Jefferson, take the ferry to Bight Ferry Terminal, take the walk to Key West, FL, take the ferry to Fort Myers Beach, FL, then take the taxi to Cape Coral. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dry Tortugas to Cape Coral via Fort Jefferson, Bight Ferry Terminal, Key West, FL - Mel Fisher Museum, Miami, FL - Airport Regency Hotel, Nw 42 Av & Nw 11 St, Airport Station, Miami, Fl, Ft Myers, Fl, and Rosa Parks Transportation Center in around 13 h 51 min.

Airlines
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Key West to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Bus operators
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Key West, FL - Mel Fisher Museum to Miami, FL - Airport Regency Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
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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 Miami, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Ferry operators
Dry Tortugas NP Ferry
Website
drytortugas.com
Ferry from Fort Jefferson to Bight Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$175
Schedules at
drytortugas.com
Key West Express
Website
seakeywestexpress.com
Ferry from Key West, FL to Fort Myers Beach, FL
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
keywestexpress.net

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