There are 8 ways to get from Fort Myers to Merritt Island by bus, car, plane or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Myers - Walmart to Kissimmee - Racetrac Javax Bus
  2. Take the bus from Kissimmee, FL - Racetrac to Port Canaveral, FL - Disney Javax Bus

$143 - $153

Cheapest option

Bus via West Palm Beach, Fl  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Myers, Fl to West Palm Beach, Fl
  2. Take the bus from West Palm Beach, Fl to Port St Lucie
  3. Take the bus from Port St. Lucie - Wendy's to Cape Canaveral - Carnival CL

$124 - $172

6 alternative options

Bus The Florida Express Bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Myers, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Port Charlotte,FL - Burger King to Orlando, FL - McDonalds 301 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Orlando to Port Canaveral, FL - Disney

$131 - $185

Bus via Tampa - Hampton  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Myers - Walmart to Tampa - Hampton
  2. Take the bus from Tampa - Hampton to Kissimmee - Racetrac
  3. Take the bus from Kissimmee, FL - Racetrac to Port Canaveral, FL - Carnival

$180 - $202

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Fort Myers to Merritt Island 205.4 miles

$20 - $29

Line 140 bus to Ft. Myers, fly, taxi  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the line 140 bus from Edison Mall Transfer Station to Bell Tower Shops @ Bell Tower Shops Avenue
  2. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Orlando (MCO) RSW - MCO
  3. Take a taxi from Cocoa Beach, FL - Pilot Gas to Merritt Island

$154 - $530

Bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Myers, FL to Fort Lauderdale Airport
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Orlando (MCO) FLL - MCO

$149 - $344

Bus to Miami, fly  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Myers, FL to Miami Airport
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Orlando (MCO) MIA - MCO

$151 - $434

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Myers and Merritt Island is 151 miles. The road distance is 205.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Myers to Merritt Island without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 53 min to get from Fort Myers to Merritt Island, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Ft. Myers Airport to Orlando Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Myers to Merritt Island is 205 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to drive from Fort Myers to Merritt Island.

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Silver Airways and American Airlines offer flights from Ft. Myers Airport to Orlando Airport.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Merritt Island. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Myers to Merritt Island.
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  • Distance: 151.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 53 min

What companies run services between Fort Myers, FL, USA and Merritt Island, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Fort Myers to Merritt Island via Kissimmee - Racetrac, Kissimmee, FL - Racetrac, and Port Canaveral, FL - Carnival in around 5 h 53 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Orlando via Miami
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Flights from Miami to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Miami to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $480
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Fort Myers - Walmart to Kissimmee - Racetrac
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Kissimmee, FL - Racetrac to Port Canaveral, FL - Disney
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Orlando to Port Canaveral, FL - Disney
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Fort Myers - Walmart to Tampa - Hampton
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Tampa - Hampton to Kissimmee - Racetrac
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Kissimmee, FL - Racetrac to Port Canaveral, FL - Carnival
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Port St. Lucie - Wendy's to Cape Canaveral - Carnival CL
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Fort Myers, FL to Fort Lauderdale Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Fort Myers, FL to Miami Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.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 Myers, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$17 - $21
Bus from Ft Myers, Fl to West Palm Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from West Palm Beach, Fl to Port St Lucie
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Port Charlotte,FL - Burger King to Orlando, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets
Lee County Transit
Phone
+1 239-533-2111
Website
rideleetran.com
Bus from Edison Mall Transfer Station to Bell Tower Shops @ Bell Tower Shops Avenue
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
leegov.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cocoa Beach, FL - Pilot Gas to Merritt Island
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Best Taxi and Shuttle
Phone
+1 321-482-3452
Website
besttaxiandshuttle.com
Titusville PSJ Taxi
Phone
+1 321-747-7900

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