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There are 11 ways to get from Fort Myers to New York by bus, plane, train, night bus or car

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Line 140 bus to Ft. Myers, fly to New York La Guardia  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the line 140 bus from Edison Mall Transfer to Btwr Shops @ Bell Twr Shops Ave
  2. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to New York La Guardia (LGA) RSW - LGA

$44 - $188

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Line 140 bus to Ft. Myers, fly to New York JFK, train  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the line 140 bus from Edison Mall Transfer to Btwr Shops @ Bell Twr Shops Ave
  2. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to New York JFK (JFK) RSW - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station

$86 - $171

Line 140 bus to Ft. Myers, fly to Newark  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the line 140 bus from Edison Mall Transfer to Btwr Shops @ Bell Twr Shops Ave
  2. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Newark (EWR) RSW - EWR

$46 - $222

Night bus to Sarasota/Bradenton, fly to Newark  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the night bus from Ft Myers to Sarasota
  2. Fly from Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) to Newark (EWR) SRQ - EWR

$106 - $241

Line 140 bus to Ft. Myers, fly to White Plains, train  •  8h 34m

  1. Take the line 140 bus from Edison Mall Transfer to Btwr Shops @ Bell Twr Shops Ave
  2. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to White Plains (HPN) RSW - HPN
  3. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central

$104 - $118

Fly Ft. Myers to Philadelphia, train  •  7h 51m

  1. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Philadelphia (PHL) RSW - PHL
  2. Take the train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall

$82 - $237

Bus  •  25h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Myers, FL to New York Atlanta Route

$165 - $197

Bus via Tampa  •  27h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Myers to Tampa "Greyhound"
  2. Take the bus from Tampa to New York, NY

$103 - $133

Bus, train  •  29h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Myers to West Palm Beach "Greyhound"
  2. Take the train from West Palm Beach Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall Silver Meteor / ...

$140 - $207

Night bus, train  •  30h 10m

  1. Take the night bus from Ft Myers to Tampa "Greyhound"
  2. Take the train from Tampa to New York Moynihan Train Hall Silver Star

$141 - $200

Drive  •  21h 2m

  1. Drive from Fort Myers to New York 1263.9 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Myers to New York is to line 140 bus and fly which costs $45 - $230 and takes 6h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Myers to New York is to line 140 bus and fly and train which costs $85 - $180 and takes 6h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fort Myers to New York. However, there are services departing from Ft Myers and arriving at New York, NY via Florida Ave @ Polk St and Tampa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 36m.

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It is 1079 miles from Fort Myers to New York. It is approximately 1263.9 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from Fort Myers to New York without a car is to bus which takes 25h 54m and costs $160 - $200.

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It takes approximately 6h 19m to get from Fort Myers to New York, including transfers.

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Fort Myers to New York bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Ft Myers station.

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The quickest flight from Ft. Myers Airport to New York La Guardia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 42m.

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Fort Myers to New York bus services, operated by Starline Express, arrive at New York, NY station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Myers to New York is 1264 miles. It takes approximately 21h 2m to drive from Fort Myers to New York.

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  • Distance: 1079.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 19m

What companies run services between Fort Myers, FL, USA and New York, NY, USA?

La Cubana operates a bus from Fort Myers, FL to New York once a week. Tickets cost $150 - $180 and the journey takes 25h 15m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $290
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$96
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $420
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $380
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $210
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$89
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $290
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $650
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
LIRR
Off Peak
$5 - $8
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Schedules at
mta.info
At Station Off-Peak
$9 - $12
Onboard Off-Peak
$16
At Station Peak
$12 - $15
Onboard-Peak
$19 - $21
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 Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from West Palm Beach Amtrak Station to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
25h 13m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Premium
$380 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$260 - $380
Business Seat
$280 - $400
Train from Tampa to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
25h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$120 - $170
Premium
$370 - $500
Flexi Coach Seat
$240 - $370
Business Seat
$260 - $380
Amtrak Northeast Regional

Amtrak’s Northeast Regional train service serves the US’ busy northeast corridor from Virginia to Massachusetts; major stops include Boston, Providence, New York City, Philadelphia, Washington DC and Baltimore. Amenities include Wi-Fi, a quiet car, cafe and business-class seating, and travelling with a small dog or cat is permitted. Book at least 14 days in advance for a cheaper Saver Fare.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia to New York Moynihan Train Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Reserved Coach Seat
$40 - $85
Business Class Seat
$65 - $130
Bus operators
Lee County Transit
Phone
+1 239-533-2111
Website
rideleetran.com
Bus from Edison Mall Transfer to Btwr Shops @ Bell Twr Shops Ave
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
leegov.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
Night bus from Ft Myers to Sarasota
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$30 - $45
Bus from Ft Myers to Tampa
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $30
Flexible
$40 - $60
Bus from Ft Myers to West Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $28
Flexible
$35 - $55
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Fort Myers, FL to New York
Ave. Duration
25h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Starline Express
Phone
917-656-4221
Email
nycstarline@gmail.com
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from Tampa to New York, NY
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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