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There are 7 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via Orlando Kissimmee  •  4h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando Kissimmee 2411 / ...

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Bus  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Lauderdale to Orlando "Greyhound"

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Train  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach
  2. Take the train from West Palm Beach Amtrak Station to Lakeland
  3. Take the train from Lakeland Amtrak Station to Orlando

Drive  •  3h 27m

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando 206.9 miles

Fly Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Orlando  •  3h 26m

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

Bus to Miami, fly to Orlando  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale to Miami International Airport
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Orlando (MCO) MIA - MCO

Fly Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Tampa, train  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International (FLL) to Tampa (TPA) FLL - TPA
  2. Take the train from Tampa to Orlando

Fort Lauderdale to Orlando by bus and train

The journey time between Fort Lauderdale and Orlando is around 4h 17m and covers a distance of around 207 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 46 min. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 37m. Operated by FlixBus-us and SunRail, the Fort Lauderdale to Orlando service departs from Fort Lauderdale and arrives in Church Street. Typically 23 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 31m
Layover time:
46 min
Total time:
4h 17m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 37m
Journey distance:
207 miles
Services per week:
23
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
39 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:10
Last service departs at:
19:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Fort Lauderdale to Orlando bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando is to fly which costs $30 - $170 and takes 3h 26m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ft Lauderdale and arriving at Orlando. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 30m.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Orlando is 184 miles. The road distance is 206.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando without a car is to bus via Orlando Kissimmee which takes 4h 23m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 23m to get from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando, including transfers.

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Fort Lauderdale to Orlando bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Ft Lauderdale station.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando is to bus via Orlando Kissimmee which takes 4h 23m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $110 and takes 5h 38m, you could also fly, which costs $30 - $170 and takes 3h 26m.

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The quickest flight from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport to Orlando Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 2m.

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Fort Lauderdale to Orlando bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Orlando station.

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Map of how to get from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando.
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  • Distance: 184.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 23m

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

FlixBus-us operates a bus from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando Kissimmee every 4 hours, and the journey takes 3h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando via West Palm Beach, QUADRILLE BLVD at CLEMATIS ST, WPB ITC at BAY J, West Palm Beach Amtrak Station, and Lakeland Amtrak Station in around 5h 38m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $2,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $240
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $240
Flights from Miami to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Tampa
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Miami to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $160
Train operators
Brightline
Phone
+1 305-521-4800
Email
guestservices@gobrightline.com
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
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Brightline
SmartPlus
$15 - $21
Smart
$11 - $16
Select
$30 - $35
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from West Palm Beach Amtrak Station to Lakeland
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Premium
$200 - $280
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $80
Business Seat
$50 - $75
Train from Lakeland Amtrak Station to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $35
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Business Seat
$30 - $50
Train from Tampa to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Bus operators
FlixBus-us
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando Kissimmee
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale to Miami International Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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 Ft Lauderdale to Orlando
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale to Orlando is 207 miles. It takes approximately 3h 27m to drive from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando.

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

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is to line 01 bus which takes 20 min and costs $2 - $3.

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