There are 5 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to Key West by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station Trsb
  2. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Key West, Fl 3715 / ...

$27 - $59

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Bus  •  9 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami Beach to Key West, FL - Mel Fisher Museum 400

$34 - $69

Drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Key West 189.9 miles

$18 - $27

Fly from Fort Lauderdale  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Key West (EYW) FLL - EYW

$89 - $346

Train to Miami, fly  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Key West (EYW) MIA - EYW

$106 - $399

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Key West is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Key West is to fly which costs $85 - $350 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Lauderdale to Key West. However, there are services departing from Central Terminal Bay C1 - Rt1 and arriving at Truman & White via Bus Terminal At Aventura Mall, Miami Beach and Emma & Petronia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 33 min.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Key West is 150 miles. The road distance is 189.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Key West without a car is to train and bus which takes 7 h 11 min and costs $27 - $60.

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It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to get from Fort Lauderdale to Key West, including transfers.

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Fort Lauderdale to Key West bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, depart from Miami Beach station.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Key West is to bus which takes 9 h 33 min and costs $30 - $70. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $85 - $350 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest flight from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Key West Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 8 min.

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Fort Lauderdale to Key West bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, arrive at Key West, FL - Mel Fisher Museum station.

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Map of how to get from Fort Lauderdale to Key West.
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  • Distance: 149.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 11 min

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

The Florida Express Bus operates a bus from Fort Lauderdale to Key West once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $60 and the journey takes 5 h. Alternatively, Silver Airways flies from Fort Lauderdale to Key West 4 times a day.

Airlines
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Key West
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Key West
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
Bus operators
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 Key West, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Miami Beach to Key West, FL - Mel Fisher Museum
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
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