There are 9 ways to get from Jacksonville Station to Sanibel Island by train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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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Train, bus via Port Charlotte, Fl  •  11 h

  1. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl

$73 - $177

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Bus  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Orlando, Fl
  2. Take the bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
  3. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl

$58 - $136

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Train, bus  •  11 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak Silver Star
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, FL - McDonalds to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds 303 / ...

$77 - $181

Drive  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Jacksonville Station to Cape Coral 324.6 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Jacksonville to Fort Lauderdale, bus  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) JAX - FLL
  2. Take the bus from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds

$96 - $346

Fly Jacksonville to Miami, bus  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Miami (MIA) JAX - MIA
  2. Take the bus from Miami Airport to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds

$122 - $386

Drive to Gainesville, fly to Miami, bus  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Jacksonville Station to Gainesville
  2. Fly from Gainesville (GNV) to Miami (MIA) GNV - MIA
  3. Take the bus from Miami Airport to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds

$175 - $463

Train, shuttle to Orlando, fly to Ft. Myers  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Jacksonville Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak
  2. Take a shuttle bus from DeLand to Orlando International Airport
  3. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Ft. Myers (RSW) MCO - RSW

$164 - $564

Line 3 bus to Jacksonville, fly to Tampa, bus, line 70 bus  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Amtrak Station to Rosa Parks Station Bay M
  2. Fly from Jacksonville (JAX) to Tampa (TPA) JAX - TPA
  3. Take the bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Florida Ave @ Polk St
  4. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
  5. Take the bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
  6. Take the line 70 bus from Rosa Parks Transportation Center to Forty-Seventh Terrace @ Vincennes Boulevard

$118 - $380

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Jacksonville Station to Sanibel Island. However, there are services departing from Edgewood Ave. & Kinnon Dr. and arriving at Forty-Seventh Terrace @ Vincennes Boulevard via F.S.C.J. Kent Campus, Jacksonville, Fl, Orlando, Fl, Tampa, Fl and Rosa Parks Transportation Center. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 46 min.

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The distance between Jacksonville Station and Sanibel Island is 274 miles. The road distance is 324.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Jacksonville Station to Sanibel Island without a car is to train and bus which takes 11 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h to get from Jacksonville Station to Sanibel Island, including transfers.

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Jacksonville Station to Sanibel Island bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Jacksonville, Fl station.

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The quickest flight from Jacksonville Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 11 min.

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Jacksonville Station to Sanibel Island bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Ft Myers, Fl station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Jacksonville Station to Sanibel Island is 325 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to drive from Jacksonville Station to Sanibel Island.

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JetBlue Airways and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Jacksonville Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport.

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There are 1404+ hotels available in Sanibel Island. Prices start at $90 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Jacksonville Station to Sanibel Island.
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  • Distance: 273.9 miles
  • Duration: 11 h

What companies run services between Jacksonville Station, FL, USA and Sanibel Island, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from Jacksonville Station to Cape Coral via Edgewood Ave. & Kinnon Dr., F.S.C.J. Kent Campus, Pearl St. & Bay St., Jacksonville, Fl, Orlando, Fl, Tampa, Fl, Ft Myers, Fl, and Rosa Parks Transportation Center in around 11 h 46 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Miami
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Gainesville to Miami
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Jacksonville to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Orlando to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Jacksonville to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Orlando to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Jacksonville to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Train operators
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 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Jacksonville Amtrak to Tampa Amtrak
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$210 - $300
Train from Jacksonville Amtrak to DeLand Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $50
Flexi Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Business Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Room
$160 - $230
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Port Charlotte, Fl
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $25
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Port Charlotte, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21
Bus from Jacksonville, Fl to Orlando, Fl
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Orlando, Fl to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$25 - $35
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Ft Myers, Fl
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $29
Flexible
$30 - $45
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Tampa, FL - McDonalds to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets
Bus from Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets
Bus from Miami Airport to Fort Myers, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets
Dots Shuttles
Website
dotsshuttles.com
Shuttle from DeLand to Orlando International Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $32
Schedules at
dotsshuttles.com
Jacksonville Transport
Website
jtafla.com
Bus from Amtrak Station to Rosa Parks Station Bay M
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
jtafla.com
Hillsborough Area Regional Transit
Phone
+1 813-254-4278
Website
gohart.org
Bus from Airport Rental Car Facility to Florida Ave @ Polk St
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Website
HART
Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority
Phone
+1 727-540-1900
Email
ride@psta.net
Website
psta.net
Bus from TPA Rental Car Facility eastbound to Marion St N + Cass St E
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
psta.net
Lee County Transit
Phone
+1 239-533-2111
Website
rideleetran.com
Bus from Rosa Parks Transportation Center to Forty-Seventh Terrace @ Vincennes Boulevard
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
leegov.com

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