There are 7 ways to get from Lake Wales to Miami by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Recommended option

Train  •  6h

  1. Take the train from Lakeland Amtrak Station to Miami Amtrak Station Silver Star

$165 - $208

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Lake Wales to West Palm Beach, Fl 3799
  2. Take the train from West Palm Beach to MiamiCentral Brightline

$75 - $99

5 alternative options

Drive  •  3h 32m

  1. Drive from Lake Wales to Miami 208.5 miles

$20 - $30

Bus to Tampa, fly to Miami  •  6h

  1. Take the bus from Lake Wales to Tampa, Fl
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Miami (MIA) TPA - MIA

$117 - $322

Taxi, line 26 bus to Orlando, fly to Miami, train  •  5h 35m

  1. Take a taxi from Lake Wales to Poinciana Walmart Superstop
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Poinciana Walmart Superstop to Lynx Kissimmee Intermodal Station
  3. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Miami (MIA) MCO - MIA
  4. Take the train from Miami International Airport Station Southbound to Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Southbound

$196 - $479

Bus to Tampa, fly to Fort Lauderdale, train  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Lake Wales to Tampa, Fl
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) TPA - FLL
  3. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale to MiamiCentral

$121 - $327

Taxi, line 26 bus to Orlando, fly to Fort Lauderdale, train  •  7h 9m

  1. Take a taxi from Lake Wales to Poinciana Walmart Superstop
  2. Take the line 26 bus from Poinciana Walmart Superstop to Lynx Kissimmee Intermodal Station
  3. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) MCO - FLL
  4. Take the train from Fort Lauderdale to MiamiCentral

$195 - $404

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lake Wales to Miami is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Wales to Miami is to drive which costs $20 - $30 and takes 3h 32m.

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The distance between Lake Wales and Miami is 171 miles. The road distance is 208.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Lake Wales to Miami without a car is to train which takes 6h and costs $160 - $210.

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It takes approximately 6h to get from Lake Wales to Miami, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Miami Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 3m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Wales to Miami is 209 miles. It takes approximately 3h 32m to drive from Lake Wales to Miami.

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American Airlines offers flights from Tampa Airport to Miami Airport.

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There are 1936+ hotels available in Miami. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Lake Wales to Miami.
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  • Distance: 171.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h

What companies run services between Lake Wales, FL, USA and Miami, FL, USA?

Amtrak operates a train from Lake Wales to Miami once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 4h 45m.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Miami
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Orlando to Miami
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Tampa to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
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
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Lakeland Amtrak Station to Miami Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Premium
$210 - $290
Flexi Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Business Seat
$65 - $95
Brightline
Phone
+1 305-521-4800
Email
guestservices@gobrightline.com
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from West Palm Beach to MiamiCentral
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $18
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Brightline
SmartPlus
$17 - $24
Smart
$13 - $18
Select
$35 - $45
Train from Fort Lauderdale to MiamiCentral
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Book at
Brightline
SmartPlus
$15 - $21
Smart
$10 - $15
Select
$28 - $33
Miami Dade Transit
Phone
+1 305-468-5900
Website
miamidade.gov
Train from Miami International Airport Station Southbound to Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Southbound
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
miamidade.gov
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 Lake Wales to West Palm Beach, Fl
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $65
Bus from Lake Wales to Tampa, Fl
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$14 - $21
Flexible
$30 - $45
Lynx Central Florida Transport
Other operators
Taxi from Lake Wales to Poinciana Walmart Superstop
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160

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