There are 12 ways to get from Fort Myers to South Beach by bus, plane, train, subway or car

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Line 140 bus to Ft. Myers, fly to New York JFK, train, subway, bus  •  7 h 6 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 New York JFK (JFK) RSW - JFK
  3. Take the train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
  4. Take the subway from Atlantic Av - Barclays Ctr to 86 St
  5. Take the bus from 4 Av/86 St to Hylan Bl/Seaview Av

$144 - $484

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Line 140 bus to Ft. Myers, fly to New York La Guardia, line 7 subway, bus  •  7 h 53 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 New York La Guardia (LGA) RSW - LGA
  3. Take the line 7 subway from 74 St - Broadway to Grand Central - 42 St
  4. Take the bus from Lexington Av/E 41 St to Fr Capodanno Bl/Atlantic Av

$100 - $382

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Line 140 bus to Ft. Myers, fly to Newark, bus  •  7 h 28 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 Newark (EWR) RSW - EWR
  3. Take the bus from Lexington Av/E 41 St to Fr Capodanno Bl/Atlantic Av

$112 - $779

Bus to Orlando, fly to New York JFK  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Myers - Walmart to Orlando Airport
  2. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to New York JFK (JFK) MCO - JFK

$155 - $718

Bus, bus to Sarasota/Bradenton, fly to Newark  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Myers, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Sarasota, Fl
  3. Fly from Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) to Newark (EWR) SRQ - EWR

$171 - $532

Line 140 bus to Ft. Myers, fly to White Plains, train, bus  •  9 h 47 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 White Plains (HPN) RSW - HPN
  3. Take the train from White Plains to Grand Central
  4. Take the bus from Lexington Av/E 41 St to Fr Capodanno Bl/Atlantic Av

$196 - $1,433

Line 140 bus to Ft. Myers, fly to Philadelphia, train, bus  •  8 h 53 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 Philadelphia (PHL) RSW - PHL
  3. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station
  4. Take the train from Newark to World Trade Center
  5. Take the bus from Broadway/Rector St to Hylan Bl/Burgher Av

$226 - $722

Bus, bus to Tampa, fly to Newark  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Myers, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  3. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Newark (EWR) TPA - EWR

$157 - $688

Bus  •  27 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Punta Gorda, FL to Union City, NJ Atlanta route

$175 - $221

Bus, train via Hollywood Amtrak  •  30 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Myers, FL to Fort Lauderdale Javax Bus
  2. Take the train from Hollywood Amtrak to New York Penn Station Silver Meteor / ...

$214 - $613

Bus, train  •  30 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Myers, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  3. Take the train from Tampa Amtrak to New York Penn Station

$191 - $551

Drive  •  20 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Fort Myers to South Beach 1222.4 miles

$120 - $180

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The distance between Fort Myers and South Beach is 1068 miles. The road distance is 1222.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Myers to South Beach without a car is to bus which takes 27 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to get from Fort Myers to South Beach, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Ft. Myers Airport to New York JFK Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 42 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Myers to South Beach is 1222 miles. It takes approximately 20 h 54 min to drive from Fort Myers to South Beach.

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

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There are 1534+ hotels available in South Beach. Prices start at $117 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Myers to South Beach.
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  • Distance: 1068.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 6 min

What companies run services between Fort Myers, FL, USA and South Beach, NY, USA?

La Cubana operates a bus from Fort Myers to South Beach 3 times a week. Tickets cost $120 - $160 and the journey takes 24 h 15 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Orlando to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $3,900
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $3,900
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Orlando to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to New York JFK via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $3,500
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $3,500
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,900
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark via Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,900
Flights from Orlando to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Ft. Myers to White Plains via Orlando
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Tampa to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Flights from Sarasota/Bradenton to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Tampa to Newark
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
Flights from Tampa to Newark via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,200
WestJet
Website
westjet.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Flights from Orlando to New York JFK
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to New York La Guardia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia via Chicago Midway
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Ft. Myers to Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Train operators
Long Island Rail Road
Website
mta.info
Train from Jamaica to Atlantic Terminal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
mta.info
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from White Plains to Grand Central
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$9 - $11
Off-peak onboard
$15 - $16
Onboard
$13 - $18
At station
$8 - $13
Amtrak Acela Express

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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak Acela Express
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station to Newark Penn Station
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$70 - $170
First Class Seat
$140 - $200
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Hollywood Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
26 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Train from Tampa Amtrak to New York Penn Station
Ave. Duration
25 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$160 - $240
Flexi Coach Seat
$280 - $410
Business Coach Seat
$340 - $480
Room
$600 - $900
Bus operators
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
New York City Transit (MTA)
Website
mta.info
Bus from 4 Av/86 St to Hylan Bl/Seaview Av
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Lexington Av/E 41 St to Fr Capodanno Bl/Atlantic Av
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Bus from Broadway/Rector St to Hylan Bl/Burgher Av
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
mta.info
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Fort Myers - Walmart to Orlando Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
Bus from Fort Myers, FL to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $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 Port Charlotte, Fl to Sarasota, Fl
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $15
Flexible
$18 - $23
Bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Punta Gorda, FL to Union City, NJ
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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