• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

There are 5 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to Lake Buena Vista by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...

$110 - $188

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale, FL - Tri-Rail Station to Kissimmee, FL - Walmart Supercenter 1301 / ...

$90 - $139

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Lake Buena Vista 205.8 miles

$20 - $30

Fly from Fort Lauderdale  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Orlando (MCO) FLL - MCO

$142 - $343

Train to Miami, fly  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Orlando (MCO) MIA - MCO

$154 - $435

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Lake Buena Vista is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 31 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Lake Buena Vista is to fly which costs $140 - $350 and takes 3 h 3 min.

More details

The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Lake Buena Vista is 180 miles. The road distance is 205.8 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Lake Buena Vista without a car is to train which takes 4 h 27 min and costs $110 - $190.

More details

It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Fort Lauderdale to Lake Buena Vista, including transfers.

More details

The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Lake Buena Vista is to train which takes 4 h 27 min and costs $110 - $190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $90 - $140 and takes 4 h 34 min, you could also fly, which costs $140 - $350 and takes 3 h 3 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Orlando Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

Search flights

Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale to Lake Buena Vista is 206 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to drive from Fort Lauderdale to Lake Buena Vista.

Get driving directions

Silver Airways, Spirit Airlines and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Orlando Airport.

Search flights

There are 7600+ hotels available in Lake Buena Vista. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Fort Lauderdale to Lake Buena Vista.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 179.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

What companies run services between Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA and Lake Buena Vista, FL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Fort Lauderdale to Lake Buena Vista twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $110 and the journey takes 4 h 6 min. Alternatively, The Florida Express Bus operates a bus from Fort Lauderdale to Lake Buena Vista every 4 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak to Kissimmee Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Bus operators
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale, FL - Tri-Rail Station to Kissimmee, FL - Walmart Supercenter
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Fort Lauderdale Airport is to line 01 bus which takes 21 min and costs $2 - $3.

More details