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There are 11 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac 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 to Pellston  •  7h 26m

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Pellston (PLN) FLL - PLN

$233 - $867

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Fly to Escanaba, bus  •  11h 36m

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Escanaba (ESC) FLL - ESC
  2. Take the bus from Escanaba, MI to St. Ignace

$208 - $766

9 alternative options

Fly to Sault Ste Marie, bus  •  10h 31m

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Sault Ste Marie (CIU) FLL - CIU
  2. Take the bus from Kinross to St. Ignace

$285 - $1,201

Fly to Sault Ste Marie, bus #2  •  8h 37m

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Sault Ste Marie (YAM) FLL - YAM
  2. Take the bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace

$253 - $975

Fly to Traverse City, bus  •  9h 3m

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Traverse City (TVC) FLL - TVC
  2. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to St. Ignace

$259 - $1,048

Fly to Alpena, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails  •  8h 54m

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Alpena (APN) FLL - APN
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Alpena to St. Ignace, MI

$262 - $917

Bus, Megabus  •  42h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale to Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station
  2. Take the Megabus from Gainesville to Midtown Atlanta
  3. Take the bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
  4. Take the bus from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI
  5. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to St. Ignace

$217 - $320

Bus  •  44h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Detroit, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Lansing, Mi
  4. Take the bus from Lansing, MI to St. Ignace, MI

$214 - $477

Train, bus via 34 St - Penn Station  •  2 days 0h

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
  2. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to East Lansing Nyc
  3. Take the bus from Lansing, MI to St. Ignace, MI

$322 - $730

Train, bus  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Toledo Amtrak Station
  3. Take the bus from Toledo Amtrak Station to East Lansing Amtrak Station
  4. Take the bus from East Lansing, MI to St. Ignace, MI

Drive  •  26h 56m

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island 1618.5 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 26h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island is to fly which costs $230 - $900 and takes 7h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island. However, there are services departing from Fort Lauderdale and arriving at St. Ignace via Gainesville, Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Chicago, IL and Grand Rapids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42h 27m.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) and Mackinac Island is 1400 miles. The road distance is 1618.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island without a car is to bus and Megabus which takes 42h 27m and costs $210 - $320.

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It takes approximately 7h 26m to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island, including transfers.

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Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island bus services, operated by Red Coach, depart from Fort Lauderdale station.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island is to fly which takes 7h 26m and costs $230 - $900. Alternatively, you can bus and Megabus, which costs $210 - $320 and takes 42h 27m.

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There is no direct flight from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Pellston Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 36m and has one stopover.

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Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island bus services, operated by Indian Trails, arrive at St. Ignace station.

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Map of how to get from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island.
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  • Distance: 1399.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 26m

What companies run services between Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL), USA and Mackinac Island, MI, USA?

Delta and Spirit Airlines fly from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island via Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station, Gainesville, Midtown Atlanta, Marta Civic Center Station - Nb, Chicago, Chicago, IL, and Grand Rapids in around 42h 27m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Pellston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Pellston via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Pellston via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Sault Ste Marie via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Sault Ste Marie via Detroit
Ave. Duration
16h 1m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Sault Ste Marie via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
15h 6m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Traverse City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Traverse City via New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
7h 44m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Traverse City via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Alpena via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Alpena via Detroit, Pellston
Ave. Duration
10h 14m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Escanaba via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Escanaba via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Traverse City via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7h 14m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Traverse City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Sault Ste Marie via Toronto
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
26h 10m
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 Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
22h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $440
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $440
Room
$550 - $850
Train from Washington Union Station to Toledo Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
13h 3m
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
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Kinross to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Alpena to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Escanaba, MI to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Chicago, IL to Grand Rapids, MI
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Lansing, MI to St. Ignace, MI
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to St. Ignace, MI
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Alpena to St. Ignace, MI
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Toledo Amtrak Station to East Lansing Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from East Lansing to St. Ignace, MI
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Email
webtickets@redcoachusa.com
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale to Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$70 - $100
Business
$60 - $85
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Gainesville to Midtown Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
megabus.com
Bus from Marta Civic Center Station - Nb to Chicago
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Book at
megabus.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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Bus from Atlanta, Ga to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$140 - $190
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Lansing, Mi
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to East Lansing
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island is 1619 miles. It takes approximately 26h 56m to drive from Fort Lauderdale Airport (FLL) to Mackinac Island.

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Spirit Airlines and Delta offer flights from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Pellston Airport.

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There are 78+ hotels available in Mackinac Island. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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