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

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Line 140 bus, fly to New York JFK, train  •  6h 12m

  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 Penn Station

$182 - $256

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Fly to Islip, train  •  8h 38m

  1. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Islip (ISP) RSW - ISP
  2. Take the train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station

$76 - $363

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Line 140 bus, fly to New York La Guardia  •  6h 28m

  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

$204 - $227

Line 140 bus, fly to Newark, train  •  6h 26m

  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
  3. Take the train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station

$120 - $275

Line 140 bus, fly to White Plains, train  •  8h 36m

  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

$136 - $577

Fly to Philadelphia, train  •  8h 6m

  1. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Philadelphia (PHL) RSW - PHL
  2. Take the train from 30th Street Train Station to New York Penn Station

$108 - $497

Fly to Atlantic City, bus  •  9h 16m

  1. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Atlantic City (ACY) RSW - ACY
  2. Take the bus from Atlantic City, Nj to New York, Ny

$88 - $364

Bus via Tampa  •  25h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Myers, FL - Rosa Parks Transit Center to Tampa, FL - Marion Transit Center Miami
  2. Take the bus from Tampa to New York

$94 - $134

Bus, train  •  29h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Myers, FL - Rosa Parks Transit Center to Tampa, FL - Marion Transit Center Miami
  2. Take the train from Tampa Union Station to New York Penn Station Silver Star

$136 - $197

Bus  •  33h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Ft Myers, Fl to New York, Ny 1008

$130 - $180

Drive  •  21h 1m

  1. Drive from Fort Myers to New York 1264.4 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Myers to New York is to bus via Tampa which costs $90 - $140 and takes 25h 6m.

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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 $180 - $260 and takes 6h 12m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ft Myers, Fl and arriving at New York, Ny. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33h 35m.

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The distance between Fort Myers and New York is 1079 miles. The road distance is 1264.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Myers to New York without a car is to bus via Tampa which takes 25h 6m and costs $90 - $140.

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It takes approximately 6h 12m 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, Fl station.

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The quickest flight from Ft. Myers Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 44m.

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Fort Myers to New York bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at New York, Ny station.

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Map of how to get from Fort Myers to New York.
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  • Distance: 1079.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 12m

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

You can take a bus from Fort Myers to New York via Tampa, FL - Marion Transit Center and Tampa in around 25h 6m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $490
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $420
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $420
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $420
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Ft. Myers to Islip via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $390
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Boston
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$200 - $390
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $700
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Ft. Myers to Islip via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Ft. Myers to Islip
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Ft. Myers to Atlantic City
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Phone
+1 718-217-5477
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
LIRR
Train from Ronkonkoma to Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
LIRR
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Train from Newark Airport Railroad Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
njtransit.com
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 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$16
Rail Peak-At station
$9 - $13
Onboard-Peak
$13 - $19
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 30th Street Train Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$27 - $40
Premium
$180 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Business Seat
$40 - $60
Train from Tampa Union Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
25h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
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 30th Street Train Station to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $85
Website
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
Bus from Atlantic City, Nj to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $28
Flexible
$35 - $55
Bus from Ft Myers, Fl to New York, Ny
Ave. Duration
33h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $180
Flexible
$180 - $270
NJ Transit
Phone
+1 973-491-7000
Website
njtransit.com
Bus from Gate #3 Inside Ac Bus Terminal to Port Authority Bus Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
njtransit.com
Megabus
Phone
877-462-6342
Website
us.megabus.com
Bus from Fort Myers, FL - Rosa Parks Transit Center to Tampa, FL - Marion Transit Center
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Book at
megabus.com
Starline Express
Phone
917-656-4221
Email
nycstarline@gmail.com
Website
starlinebus.com
Bus from Tampa to New York
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Atlanta Tours Inc
Bus from Tampa to New York
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
gotobus.com
Book at
gotobus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Myers to New York is 1264 miles. It takes approximately 21h 1m to drive from Fort Myers to New York.

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American Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Delta offer flights from Ft. Myers Airport to New York JFK Airport.

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