There are 6 ways to get from Fort Walton Beach to Dauphin Island by bus, car, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Walton Beach, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
  2. Drive from Pensacola, Fl to Fort Morgan
  3. Take the car ferry from Fort Morgan to Dauphin Island

$46 - $65

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Fort Walton Beach to Fort Morgan
  2. Take the car ferry from Fort Morgan to Dauphin Island Mobil Bay Ferry

$26 - $30

4 alternative options

Taxi, bus, drive, car ferry  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Walton Beach to Pensacola, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al
  3. Drive from Mobile, Al to Fort Morgan
  4. Take the car ferry from Fort Morgan to Dauphin Island

$166 - $208

Bus, drive, car ferry via Mobile, Al  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Ft Walton Beach, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al
  3. Drive from Mobile, Al to Fort Morgan
  4. Take the car ferry from Fort Morgan to Dauphin Island

$58 - $92

Taxi, line 58 bus, drive, car ferry  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Fort Walton Beach to Downtown Transfer Station
  2. Take the line 58 bus from Downtown Transfer Station to Blue Angel Pkwy & Gulf Beach Hwy 58
  3. Drive from Blue Angel Pkwy & Gulf Beach Hwy to Fort Morgan
  4. Take the car ferry from Fort Morgan to Dauphin Island

$126 - $148

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Fort Walton Beach to Dauphin Island 136.7 miles

$13 - $20

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Walton Beach and Dauphin Island is 90 miles. The road distance is 136.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Fort Walton Beach to Dauphin Island, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Walton Beach to Dauphin Island is 137 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 46 min to drive from Fort Walton Beach to Dauphin Island.

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There are 656+ hotels available in Dauphin Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Walton Beach to Dauphin Island.
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  • Distance: 90.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

What companies run services between Fort Walton Beach, FL, USA and Dauphin Island, AL, USA?

There is no direct connection from Fort Walton Beach to Dauphin Island. However, you can take the taxi to Ft Walton Beach, Fl, take the bus to Pensacola, Fl, take the drive to Fort Morgan, take the car ferry to Dauphin Island, then take the drive to Dauphin Island. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Pensacola, Fl, take the bus to Mobile, Al, take the drive to Fort Morgan, take the car ferry to Dauphin Island, then take the drive to Dauphin Island.

Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Ft Walton Beach, Fl to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
Bus from Pensacola, Fl to Mobile, Al
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$20 - $26
ECAT
Phone
+1 850-595-3228
Website
goecat.com
Bus from Downtown Transfer Station to Blue Angel Pkwy & Gulf Beach Hwy
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
goecat.com
Ferry operators
HMS Ferries Mobile Bay
Website
mobilebayferry.com
Car ferry from Fort Morgan to Dauphin Island
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
mobilebayferry.com
Other operators
Taxi from Fort Walton Beach to Pensacola, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Quickie Taxi
Phone
+1 850-716-6545
Website
quickietaxi.com

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