There are 3 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus The Florida Express Bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds 301 / ...

$32 - $36

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl 1008 / ...

$28 - $72

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral 140.4 miles

$13 - $20

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

The Florida Express Bus operates a bus from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral twice daily. Tickets cost $28 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min.

Bus operators
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
busticketreservations.com
Book at
busticketreservations.com
Greyhound USA
Phone
+1 214-849-8100
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

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral?

The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Cape Coral is 187 km. The road distance is 225 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral?

The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2 h 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral?

The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral is to drive which takes 2 h 23 min and costs $13 - $20.

Is there a direct bus between Fort Lauderdale and Cape Coral?

No, there is no direct bus from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral. However, there are services departing from Broward B/Se 1 A and arriving at Cape Coral Parkway @ Vincennes Boulevard via Terminal 1 bus stop exit, Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport, Daniels Parkway @ Danport Boulevard and Bell Tower Shops @ Bell Tower Shops Avenue. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 57 min.

How long does it take to get from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral?

It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral, including transfers.