There are 5 ways to get from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale Station to West Palm Beach Station Northbound / ...

$5 - $15

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Line 10 bus, bus  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 10 bus from Broward B/Se 1 A to Camino Real/Us1 10
  2. Take the bus from E Camino Real @ Dixie Hwy to Banyan Blvd @ Quadrille Blvd 1

$22 - $23

Taxi  •  49 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach 46 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach 46 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  49 min

  1. Take an Uber from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach 46 miles

$50 - $65

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach. However, there are services departing from Broward B/Se 1 A and arriving at Banyan Blvd @ Quadrille Blvd via E Camino Real @ Dixie Hwy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Fort Lauderdale Station station and arriving at West Palm Beach Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach is 42 miles. The road distance is 46 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs .

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The train from Fort Lauderdale Station to West Palm Beach Station takes 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach bus services, operated by Broward County Transit, depart from Broward B/Se 1 A station.

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Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach train services, operated by Brightline, arrive at Fort Lauderdale Station.

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The best way to get from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach is to train which takes 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 10 bus and bus, which costs and takes 3 h 8 min.

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Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach bus services, operated by Palm Tran, arrive at Banyan Blvd @ Quadrille Blvd station.

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Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach train services, operated by Brightline, arrive at West Palm Beach Station.

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Map of how to get from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach.
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  • Distance: 41.6 miles
  • Duration: 40 min

What companies run services between Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA and West Palm Beach, FL, USA?

Brightline operates a train from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach hourly. Tickets cost $15 and the journey takes 40 min. Tri Rail also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach via Camino Real/Us1 and E Camino Real @ Dixie Hwy in around 3 h 8 min.

Train operators
Brightline
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from Fort Lauderdale Station to West Palm Beach Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
gobrightline.com
Book at
gobrightline.com
Bus operators
Broward County Transit
Website
broward.org
Bus from Broward B/Se 1 A to Camino Real/Us1
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
broward.org
Palm Tran
Website
pbcgov.com
Bus from E Camino Real @ Dixie Hwy to Banyan Blvd @ Quadrille Blvd
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
pbcgov.com
Other operators
Uber Miami
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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uber.com
UberPool
$50 - $65
UberX
$50 - $70
UberXL
$100 - $130
Lux
$120 - $160
Lux SUV
$240 - $310
Taxi from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Yellow Cab Broward
Phone
+1 954-777-7777
Website
yellowcabbroward.com
Intercity Taxi
Phone
+1 954-333-3333

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach is 46 miles. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Fort Lauderdale to West Palm Beach.

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