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There are 9 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to Siesta Key by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport to Sarasota, FL - McDonalds 304 / ...

$31 - $65

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Train, drive  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Tampa Union Station Silver Star
  2. Drive from Tampa Union Station to Siesta Key

$51 - $121

Train, bus  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station Trsb
  2. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Sarasota, Fl 1008 / ...

$36 - $81

Drive  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to Siesta Key 212.1 miles

$20 - $30

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Tampa, bus, line 12 bus, line 15 bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Tampa (TPA) FLL - TPA
  2. Take the bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Marion Transit Center
  3. Take the line 12 bus from Marion Transit Center to 22nd St @ 13th Ave
  4. Take the bus from Tampa, FL - McDonalds to Sarasota, FL - McDonalds
  5. Take the line 15 bus from Cattlemen Rd @ Bee Ridge Rd Farside Sb to Sarasota Pavilion

$90 - $311

Train to Miami, fly to Tampa, bus, line 15 bus  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Tampa (TPA) MIA - TPA
  3. Take the bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Marion Transit Center
  4. Take the bus from Tampa, FL - McDonalds to Sarasota, FL - McDonalds
  5. Take the line 15 bus from Cattlemen Rd @ Bee Ridge Rd Farside Sb to Sarasota Pavilion

$97 - $323

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Orlando, bus, line 15 bus  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Orlando (MCO) FLL - MCO
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, FL - McDonalds to Sarasota, FL - McDonalds
  3. Take the line 15 bus from Cattlemen Rd @ Bee Ridge Rd Farside Sb to Sarasota Pavilion

$84 - $298

Train to Miami, fly to Ft. Myers, bus  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Ft. Myers (RSW) MIA - RSW
  3. Take the bus from Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds to Sarasota, FL - McDonalds

$155 - $769

Train to Miami, fly to Orlando, bus  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Broward Station to Miami Airport Station
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Orlando (MCO) MIA - MCO
  3. Take the bus from Orlando, FL - McDonalds to Sarasota, FL - McDonalds

$96 - $390

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Siesta Key is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Siesta Key is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Lauderdale to Siesta Key. However, there are services departing from Broward B/Se 1 A and arriving at Us 41 @ Constitution Bv Nb via Terminal 1 bus stop exit, Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport, Cattlemen Rd @ Bee Ridge Rd Farside Sb and Sarasota Pavilion. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 2 min.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Siesta Key is 169 miles. The road distance is 212.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to Siesta Key without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 2 min and costs $30 - $65.

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It takes approximately 6 h 2 min to get from Fort Lauderdale to Siesta Key, including transfers.

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Fort Lauderdale to Siesta Key bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, depart from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport station.

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The quickest flight from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Tampa Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

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Fort Lauderdale to Siesta Key bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, arrive at Sarasota, FL - McDonalds station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale to Siesta Key is 212 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to drive from Fort Lauderdale to Siesta Key.

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  • Distance: 169 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 2 min

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

The Florida Express Bus operates a bus from Fort Lauderdale to Siesta Key twice daily. Tickets cost $27 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
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 Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Miami to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
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 Tampa
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station to Tampa Union Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Bus operators
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport to Sarasota, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
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American Bus Tickets
Bus from Tampa, FL - McDonalds to Sarasota, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
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Bus from Orlando, FL - McDonalds to Sarasota, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
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American Bus Tickets
Bus from Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds to Sarasota, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
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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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Miami, Fl to Sarasota, Fl
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$28 - $45
Flexible
$50 - $70
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Phone
+1 813-254-4278
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Marion Transit Center
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
HART
Bus from Marion Transit Center to 22nd St @ 13th Ave
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
HART
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from TPA Rental Car Facility eastbound to Marion Transit Parking Lot
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Sarasota County Area Transit
Website
scgov.net
Bus from Cattlemen Rd @ Bee Ridge Rd Farside Sb to Sarasota Pavilion
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
scgov.net

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

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There are 700+ hotels available in Siesta Key. Prices start at $85 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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