There are 12 ways to get from Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly New York La Guardia to Fort Lauderdale  •  5h 17m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) LGA - FLL

$62 - $323

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Fly New York JFK to Fort Lauderdale  •  5h 42m

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) JFK - FLL

$109 - $447

Fly Newark to Fort Lauderdale  •  5h 43m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) EWR - FLL

$76 - $326

Fly New York La Guardia to Miami, train  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Miami (MIA) LGA - MIA
  2. Take the train from Miami Airport Station to Fort Lauderdale Broward Station

$84 - $306

Fly Newark to Miami, train  •  6h 25m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Miami (MIA) EWR - MIA
  2. Take the train from Miami Airport Station to Fort Lauderdale Broward Station

$83 - $399

Fly Newark to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, train  •  6h 47m

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) EWR - PBI
  2. Take the train from West Palm Beach Station to Fort Lauderdale Broward Station

$62 - $183

Train to White Plains, fly to Fort Lauderdale  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the train from Harlem-125th St. to White Plains
  2. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) HPN - FLL

$143 - $573

Fly White Plains to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, train  •  8h 23m

  1. Fly from White Plains (HPN) to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) HPN - PBI
  2. Take the train from West Palm Beach Station to Fort Lauderdale Broward Station

$159 - $680

Bus  •  24h 19m

  1. Take the bus from New York to Fort Lauderdale Direct Route

$146 - $167

Train  •  27h 37m

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station Silver Meteor / ...

$133 - $193

Bus via Miami  •  32h 15m

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Miami, Fl 1003 / ...

$135 - $188

Drive  •  20h 56m

  1. Drive from Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale 1268.5 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale is to fly and train which costs $60 - $190 and takes 6h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale is to fly which costs $60 - $330 and takes 5h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Fort Lauderdale via Miami International Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale station. However, there are services departing from 86 St and arriving at Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station via New York Penn Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 37m.

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The distance between Manhattan and Fort Lauderdale is 1079 miles. The road distance is 1268.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale without a car is to bus which takes 24h 19m and costs $140 - $170.

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It takes approximately 5h 17m to get from Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale, including transfers.

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Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from New York Penn Station.

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What companies run services between Manhattan, NY, USA and Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA?

JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines and six other airlines fly from Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale hourly. Alternatively, La Cubana operates a bus from New York to Fort Lauderdale once daily. Tickets cost $140 - $160 and the journey takes 22h 10m.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Flights from New York JFK to Fort Lauderdale via Raleigh/Durham
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Flights from Newark to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 58m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $600
Flights from New York La Guardia to Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Newark to Miami via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 3m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Flights from White Plains to Fort Lauderdale via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Flights from White Plains to Fort Lauderdale via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,000
Flights from White Plains to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $950
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Fort Lauderdale via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
4h 49m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from New York La Guardia to Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from New York La Guardia to Miami via Augusta
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from New York La Guardia to Miami via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Newark to Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Newark to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from White Plains to Fort Lauderdale via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,400
Flights from White Plains to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from White Plains to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from New York JFK to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Newark to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Newark to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Flights from White Plains to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from White Plains to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Newark to Fort Lauderdale via Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Newark to Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Newark to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $490
Flights from Newark to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Newark to Miami
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Newark to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Train operators
Tri Rail
Phone
954-783-6030
Website
tri-rail.com
Train from Miami Airport Station to Fort Lauderdale Broward Station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
tri-rail.com
Train from West Palm Beach Station to Fort Lauderdale Broward Station
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tri-rail.com
Metro-North Railroad (MNR)
Phone
+1 877-690-5116
Website
mta.info
Train from Harlem-125th St. to White Plains
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $17
Schedules at
mta.info
Off-peak at station
$8 - $10
Off-peak onboard
$16
Rail Peak-At station
$8 - $12
Onboard-Peak
$12 - $17
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 New York Penn Station to Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
26h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Premium
$380 - $550
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $400
Business Seat
$290 - $410
Bus operators
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from New York to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.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.

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 New York, Ny to Miami, Fl
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$130 - $180
Flexible
$190 - $270

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The best way to get from Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale is to fly which takes 5h 17m and costs $60 - $330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $170 and takes 24h 19m, you could also train, which costs $130 - $200 and takes 27h 37m.

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The quickest flight from New York La Guardia Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 58m.

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Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Miami, Fl station.

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Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Fort Lauderdale Amtrak Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale is 1269 miles. It takes approximately 20h 56m to drive from Manhattan to Fort Lauderdale.

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American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Spirit Airlines and Delta offer flights from New York La Guardia Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport.

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There are 1937+ hotels available in Fort Lauderdale. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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