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

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Train to Miami, fly to Pensacola  •  5h 28m

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

$106 - $217

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Fly Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Valparaiso, drive  •  6h 41m

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International (FLL) to Valparaiso (VPS) FLL - VPS
  2. Drive from Valparaiso to Pensacola

$78 - $663

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Fly Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola  •  6h 46m

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

$89 - $185

Train to Miami, fly to Valparaiso, drive  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Valparaiso (VPS) MIA - VPS
  3. Drive from Valparaiso to Pensacola

$110 - $335

Train to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, fly to Pensacola  •  7h 41m

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

$95 - $318

Bus, drive  •  20h

  1. Take the bus from Ft Lauderdale to Mobile "Greyhound"
  2. Drive from Mobile to Pensacola

$83 - $113

Drive  •  10h 31m

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola 651.9 miles

$60 - $95

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The cost-effective way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola is to drive, which costs $60 - $95 and takes 10h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola is to train and fly which costs $100 - $220 and takes 5h 28m.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Pensacola is 526 miles. The road distance is 651.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 5h 28m to get from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Miami Airport to Pensacola Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 56m.

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Pensacola is 1h behind Fort Lauderdale. It is currently 12:39 AM in Fort Lauderdale and 11:39 PM in Pensacola.

Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola is 652 miles. It takes approximately 10h 31m to drive from Fort Lauderdale to Pensacola.

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American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Miami Airport to Pensacola Airport.

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There are 230+ 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-Hollywood International Airport is to line 01 bus which takes 20 min and costs $2 - $3.

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  • Distance: 525.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 28m

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.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Miami to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from Miami to Valparaiso via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $380
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Pensacola
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Valparaiso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Valparaiso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Miami to Valparaiso via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Miami to Valparaiso via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
6h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Tampa
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Valparaiso via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Miami to Valparaiso via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Houston Hobby Apt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Valparaiso via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Valparaiso via Dallas
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Valparaiso via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Valparaiso via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Miami to Valparaiso via Nashville
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Miami to Valparaiso via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Pensacola via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Tampa
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Pensacola via Orlando
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Allegiant Air
Website
allegiantair.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Valparaiso via Indianapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International to Valparaiso via Belleville
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Train operators
Tri Rail
Phone
954-783-6030
Website
tri-rail.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tri-rail.com
Weekend | Holiday
$5
Weekday
$4 - $6
Train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to West Palm Beach Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
tri-rail.com
Weekend | Holiday
$5
Weekday
$5 - $8
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 West Palm Beach Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Premium
$180 - $250
Flexi Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Business Seat
$30 - $45
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 Ft Lauderdale to Mobile
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $110
Flexible
$110 - $170

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