There are 6 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Lauderdale Tri-Rail Sta to Nw 8 St & 1 Av 195

$3

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Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to MetroRail Transfer Station Trsb
  2. Take the train from Tri-Rail Station Rail Southbound to Historic Overtown/Lyric Theatre Stat.Rail Southbound Rail

$7 - $8

Line 01 bus, line 119 bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the line 01 bus from Central Terminal Bay C1 - Rt1 to Aventura Mall 01 / ...
  2. Take the line 119 bus from Bus Terminal At Aventura Mall to Ne 6 St & Biscayne Blvd 119 / ...

$5

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena 27.8 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena 27.8 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  30 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena 27.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena is to bus which costs $3 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena is to taxi which costs $75 - $95 and takes 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ft Lauderdale Tri-Rail Sta and arriving at Nw 8 St & 1 Av. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Fort Lauderdale station to American Airlines Arena. However, there are services departing from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station and arriving at Historic Overtown/Lyric Theatre Stat.Rail Southbound via Tri-Rail Station Rail Southbound. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale and American Airlines Arena is 24 miles. The road distance is 27.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena without a car is to bus which takes 53 min and costs $3.

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The bus from Ft Lauderdale Tri-Rail Sta to Nw 8 St & 1 Av takes 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena bus services, operated by Miami Dade Transit, depart from Ft Lauderdale Tri-Rail Sta station.

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Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena train services, operated by Tri Rail, arrive at Fort Lauderdale Broward Station.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena is to bus which takes 53 min and costs $3. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $6 - $8 and takes 1 h 23 min.

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  • Distance: 23.9 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

What companies run services between Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA and American Airlines Arena, FL, USA?

Miami Dade Transit operates a bus from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena via MetroRail Transfer Station, Tri-Rail Station Rail Southbound, and Historic Overtown/Lyric Theatre Stat.Rail Southbound in around 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
Miami Dade Transit
Phone
+1 305-468-5900
Website
miamidade.gov
Train from Tri-Rail Station Rail Southbound to Historic Overtown/Lyric Theatre Stat.Rail Southbound
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
Bus operators
Miami Dade Transit
Phone
+1 305-468-5900
Website
miamidade.gov
Bus from Ft Lauderdale Tri-Rail Sta to Nw 8 St & 1 Av
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
Bus from Bus Terminal At Aventura Mall to Ne 6 St & Biscayne Blvd
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
Broward County Transit
Website
broward.org
Bus from Central Terminal Bay C1 - Rt1 to Aventura Mall
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
broward.org
Other operators
Uber Miami
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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UberPool
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$60 - $80
Lux
$75 - $95
Lux SUV
$150 - $190
Taxi from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Yellow Cab Broward
Phone
+1 954-777-7777
Website
yellowcabbroward.com
Intercity Taxi
Phone
+1 954-333-3333

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Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena bus services, operated by Miami Dade Transit, arrive at Nw 8 St & 1 Av station.

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Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena train services, operated by Miami Dade Transit, arrive at Historic Overtown/Lyric Theatre Stat.Rail Southbound station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena is 28 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Fort Lauderdale to American Airlines Arena.

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There are 1699+ hotels available in American Airlines Arena. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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