There are 9 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola by plane, train, taxi, bus, night bus or car

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Fly Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola  •  5h

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Pensacola (PNS) FLL - PNS

$104 - $315

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Train to Miami, fly to Pensacola  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale to MiamiCentral
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Pensacola (PNS) MIA - PNS

$146 - $470

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso, taxi  •  6h 33m

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Valparaiso (VPS) FLL - VPS
  2. Take a taxi from Valparaiso to Pensacola

$282 - $903

Train to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, fly to Pensacola  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach
  2. Fly from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) to Pensacola (PNS) PBI - PNS

$167 - $721

Train, bus  •  17h 10m

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Jacksonville Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl

$144 - $197

Bus  •  17h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale to Tallahassee FSU RedCoach
  2. Take the bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl 1247 / ...

$137 - $195

Bus via Orlando  •  18h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Orlando, Fl 1014 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Pensacola, Fl 1247 / ...

$107 - $157

Train, bus, night bus  •  15h 59m

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Lakeland Amtrak Station
  2. Take the bus from Lakeland, Fl to Orlando, Fl
  3. Take the night bus from Orlando, Fl to Pensacola, Fl

$117 - $168

Drive  •  10h 34m

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola 652 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola is to drive which costs $60 - $95 and takes 10h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola is to fly which costs $100 - $320 and takes 5h.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Pensacola is 526 miles. The road distance is 652 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola without a car is to train and bus which takes 17h 10m and costs $140 - $200.

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It takes approximately 5h to get from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola is to fly which takes 5h and costs $100 - $320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $130 - $200 and takes 17h 19m.

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The quickest flight from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Pensacola Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Pensacola is 1h behind Fort Lauderdale. It is currently 6:58 PM in Fort Lauderdale and 5:58 PM in Pensacola.

Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola is 652 miles. It takes approximately 10h 34m to drive from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola.

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

Silver Airways, Delta and three other airlines fly from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola via Airport/Rental Car Center, Fort Lauderdale, Oglesby Union, C.K. Steele Plaza Gate 1, C.K. Steele Plaza Gate 12, Apalachee Parkway at Walmart Shopping Center, Tallahassee, Fl, and Pensacola, Fl in around 17h 19m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Miami to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Miami to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $450
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso via Houston
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Newark
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Valparaiso via Concord
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Train operators
Brightline
Phone
+1 305-521-4800
Email
guestservices@gobrightline.com
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale to MiamiCentral
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
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Brightline
SmartPlus
$15 - $21
Smart
$10 - $15
Select
$28 - $33
Train from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Book at
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 Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Jacksonville Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
7h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Premium
$230 - $330
Flexi Coach Seat
$95 - $140
Business Seat
$95 - $140
Train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Lakeland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$200 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Seat
$60 - $90
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 Jacksonville, Fl to Tallahassee, Fl
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
Bus from Tallahassee, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $40
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bus from Miami, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $75
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$50 - $75
Flexible
$80 - $120
Bus from Lakeland, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$29 - $45
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Email
webtickets@redcoachusa.com
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale to Tallahassee FSU
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$90 - $130
Business
$80 - $120
Other operators
Taxi from Valparaiso to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Quickie Taxi
Phone
+1 850-716-6545
Website
quickietaxi.com

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Silver Airways, United Airlines, American Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Pensacola Airport.

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There are 376+ hotels available in Pensacola. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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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.

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