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

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Bus  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds 304 / ...

$31 - $68

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Train, bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station Trsb
  2. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl 1008 / ...

$27 - $63

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Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  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 2 h 23 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island. However, there are services departing from Se 3 A/Las Olas B 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 46 min.

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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 which takes 5 h 46 min and costs $30 - $70.

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It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island, including transfers.

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Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, depart from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport station.

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Fort Lauderdale to Captiva Island bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, arrive at Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds station.

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

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There are 741+ hotels available in Captiva Island. Prices start at $99 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: 5 h 46 min

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

The Florida Express Bus operates a bus from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral twice daily. Tickets cost $27 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
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
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
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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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
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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