There are 8 ways to get from Miami to Cleveland by bus, plane, train or car

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Bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly to Cleveland  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Cleveland (CLE) FLL - CLE

$102 - $402

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Train to West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, fly to Cleveland  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from MetroRail Transfer Station to West Palm Beach Station
  2. Fly from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach (PBI) to Cleveland (CLE) PBI - CLE

$99 - $406

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Fly Miami to Cleveland  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Cleveland (CLE) MIA - CLE

$105 - $355

Fly Miami to Columbus, bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Columbus (CMH) MIA - CMH
  2. Take the bus from Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh

$153 - $477

Bus Lacubanabus  •  31 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, FL to Arlington, VA Direct route
  2. Take the bus from Washington, Dc to Cleveland, Oh 4407 / ...

$208 - $289

Train  •  36 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Miami Amtrak to Washington Union Station Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the train from Washington Union Station to Cleveland Amtrak Capitol Limited

$217 - $642

Bus La Cubana  •  38 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami Beach, FL to Arlington, VA Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from New Carrollton, Md to Cleveland, Oh 4407 / ...

$172 - $292

Drive  •  20 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Miami to Cleveland 1249.2 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Miami to Cleveland. However, there are services departing from Miami, FL and arriving at Cleveland, Oh via Columbia Pike & S Edgewood St, E St Nw & 11Th St Nw and Washington, Dc. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Miami to Cleveland. However, there are services departing from Government Ctr.Stat.Rail Northbound and arriving at Cleveland Amtrak via Miami Amtrak and Washington Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 11 min.

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The distance between Miami and Cleveland is 1096 miles. The road distance is 1249.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Miami to Cleveland without a car is to bus which takes 31 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Miami to Cleveland, including transfers.

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Miami to Cleveland bus services, operated by , depart from Miami, FL station.

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Miami to Cleveland train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Miami Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Miami to Cleveland is to fly which takes 5 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 31 h 26 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 36 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Cleveland Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 46 min.

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Miami to Cleveland bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Cleveland, Oh station.

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Map of how to get from Miami to Cleveland.
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  • Distance: 1096.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 56 min

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Cleveland, OH, USA?

American Airlines, Delta and two other airlines fly from Miami to Cleveland hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Miami to Cleveland via Arlington, VA, Columbia Pike & S Edgewood St, Pennsylvania Ave Nw & 12Th St Nw, E St Nw & 11Th St Nw, Massachusetts Ave & First St Ne, and Washington, Dc in around 31 h 26 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Miami to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Miami to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Miami to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Miami to Cleveland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Miami to Cleveland via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Cleveland via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Cleveland via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Miami to Columbus
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Miami to Columbus via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Miami to Columbus via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Miami to Columbus via Philadelphia
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Miami to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Miami to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Cleveland via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Miami to Columbus via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cleveland via Nashville
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Cleveland via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Cleveland via Baltimore
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,300
Flights from Miami to Cleveland via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $800
Frontier Airlines
Website
flyfrontier.com
Flights from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
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 Miami Amtrak to Washington Union Station
Ave. Duration
22 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$150 - $230
Flexi Coach Seat
$270 - $390
Business Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Room
$600 - $850
Train from Washington Union Station to Cleveland Amtrak
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$300 - $410
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Miami, FL - Holiday Inn to Fort Lauderdale Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$49
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 Columbus, Oh to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$19 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Washington, Dc to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $80
Flexible
$90 - $120
Bus from New Carrollton, Md to Cleveland, Oh
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$85 - $120
bus
Bus from Miami, FL to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
18 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Miami Beach, FL to Arlington, VA
Ave. Duration
23 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com

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Miami to Cleveland train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Cleveland Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Miami to Cleveland is 1249 miles. It takes approximately 20 h 32 min to drive from Miami to Cleveland.

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JetBlue Airways, United Airlines, Spirit Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Fort Lauderdale Airport to Cleveland Airport.

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There are 143+ hotels available in Cleveland. Prices start at $79 USD per night.

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