There are 3 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island by bus or car

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Bus, line 70 bus  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale, FL - Sheridan Street Tri-Rail Station to Fort Myers, FL - Rosa Parks Transit Center Miami
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Rosa Parks Transportation Ctr to Cc Pwky @ Vincennes Blvd 70

$19 - $32

2 alternative options

Line 01 bus, line 105 bus, bus, line 70 bus  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the line 01 bus from Central Terminal Bay C1 - Rt1 to Aventura Mall 01
  2. Take the line 105 bus from Bus Terminal At Aventura Mall to Golden Glades 105 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Miami North, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
  4. Take the line 70 bus from Rosa Parks Transportation Ctr to Cc Pwky @ Vincennes Blvd 70

$28 - $44

Drive  •  2h 23m

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral 140.4 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 2h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island. However, there are services departing from Central Terminal Bay C1 - Rt1 and arriving at Cc Pwky @ Vincennes Blvd via Bus Terminal At Aventura Mall, Miami North, Fl and Rosa Parks Transportation Ctr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 26m.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Captiva Island is 131 miles. The road distance is 140.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island without a car is to bus and line 70 bus which takes 5h 10m and costs $19 - $35.

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It takes approximately 5h 10m to get from Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island, including transfers.

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Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island bus services, operated by Broward County Transit, depart from Central Terminal Bay C1 - Rt1 station.

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Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island bus services, operated by Lee County Transit, arrive at Cc Pwky @ Vincennes Blvd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island is 140 miles. It takes approximately 2h 23m to drive from Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island.

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There are 1051+ hotels available in Captiva Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island.
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  • Distance: 130.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 10m

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

You can take a bus from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral via Sheridan Street Station, Fort Lauderdale, FL - Sheridan Street Tri-Rail Station, and Rosa Parks Transportation Ctr in around 5h 10m.

Bus operators
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale, FL - Sheridan Street Tri-Rail Station to Fort Myers, FL - Rosa Parks Transit Center
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Book at
megabus.com
Lee County Transit
Phone
+1 239-533-2111
Website
rideleetran.com
Bus from Rosa Parks Transportation Ctr to Cc Pwky @ Vincennes Blvd
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
leegov.com
Broward County Transit
Website
broward.org
Bus from Central Terminal Bay C1 - Rt1 to Aventura Mall
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
broward.org
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 North, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65

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