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There are 10 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to Alabama by train, plane, shuttle, bus 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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Train to Miami, fly to Birmingham  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Birmingham (BHM) MIA - BHM

$206 - $557

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Train, bus  •  19h 27m

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Atlanta, Ga
  3. Take the bus from Atlanta, Ga to Birmingham, Al

$89 - $225

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Fly Fort Lauderdale to Birmingham  •  6h 12m

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Birmingham (BHM) FLL - BHM

$174 - $605

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Atlanta, shuttle  •  6h 3m

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Atlanta (ATL) FLL - ATL
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Atlanta Airport to Groome Transportation Auburn

$103 - $471

Train to Miami, fly to Pensacola, bus  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Pensacola (PNS) MIA - PNS
  3. Take the bus from Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al

$203 - $727

Train to Miami, fly to Tallahassee, bus  •  6h 53m

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Tallahassee (TLH) MIA - TLH
  3. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Dothan, Al

$226 - $585

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Tallahassee, bus  •  7h 16m

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Tallahassee (TLH) FLL - TLH
  2. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Dothan, Al

$184 - $483

Bus  •  22h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Miami Beach, FL to Atlanta, GA Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL

$182 - $194

Train  •  35h 25m

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Cary Amtrak Station
  2. Take the train from Cary Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
  3. Take the train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Birmingham Intermodal Facility

$230 - $641

Drive  •  12h 41m

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Birmingham 733.8 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Alabama is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Alabama is to train and fly which costs $200 - $600 and takes 5h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Fort Lauderdale station to Alabama. However, there are services departing from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station and arriving at Birmingham Intermodal Facility via Cary Amtrak Station and Greensboro Amtrak Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35h 25m.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Alabama is 639 miles. The road distance is 733.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Alabama without a car is to train and bus which takes 19h 27m and costs $85 - $230.

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It takes approximately 5h 5m to get from Fort Lauderdale to Alabama, including transfers.

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Fort Lauderdale to Alabama train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Alabama is to fly which takes 6h 12m and costs $170 - $650. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $180 - $200 and takes 22h 3m, you could also train, which costs $230 - $650 and takes 35h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Miami Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 1m.

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Alabama is 1h behind Fort Lauderdale. It is currently 12:07 AM in Fort Lauderdale and 11:07 PM in Alabama.

Map of how to get from Fort Lauderdale to Alabama.
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  • Distance: 639.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 5m

What companies run services between Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA and Alabama, USA?

Southwest Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Fort Lauderdale to Birmingham hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Lauderdale to Birmingham via Bus Terminal At Aventura Mall, Washington Av & 13 St, Miami Beach, FL, Atlanta, GA, Doraville Station, Civic Center Station, and Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station in around 22h 3m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Miami to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,600
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Birmingham via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $800
Flights from Miami to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tallahassee via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $1,300
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Birmingham via Tampa
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Birmingham via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Birmingham via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Miami to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Birmingham via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Miami to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Miami to Tallahassee
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tallahassee via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $850
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $750
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Atlanta
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tallahassee
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tallahassee
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Cary Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
19h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $190
Flexi Coach Seat
$220 - $330
Business Coach Seat
$260 - $370
Room
$500 - $700
Train from Cary Amtrak Station to Greensboro Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $210
Train from Greensboro Amtrak Station to Birmingham Intermodal Facility
Ave. Duration
12h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Flexi Coach Seat
$130 - $200
Business Coach Seat
$150 - $220
Room
$330 - $460
Bus operators
Groome Transportation
Phone
(800) 280-9270
Website
groometransportation.com
Shuttle from Atlanta Airport to Groome Transportation Auburn
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
groometransportation.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 Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Dothan, Al
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$30 - $40
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 Birmingham, Al
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Miami Beach, FL to Atlanta, GA
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Atlanta, GA - W Peachtree St @ Civic Center MARTA Station to Birmingham, AL
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
megabus.com

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Fort Lauderdale to Alabama train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Birmingham Intermodal Facility station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale to Alabama is 734 miles. It takes approximately 12h 41m to drive from Fort Lauderdale to Alabama.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Miami Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Alabama. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Fort Lauderdale Airport is to line 01 bus which takes 21m and costs $2 - $3.

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