• Our partners include:

  • Greyhound USA
  • VIA Rail
  • Amtrak
  • Acela Express
  • Megabus
  • SuperShuttle
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner
  • Airbnb
  • Expedia

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

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

Train via Quadrille Blvd @ Clematis St  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Miami to West Palm Beach Station Northbound
  2. Take the train from West Palm Beach Amtrak Station to Winter Haven Amtrak Station Silver Meteor / ...

$84 - $143

Cheapest option

Bus The Florida Express Bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Port of Miami Cruise Terminal to Lakeland, FL - McDonalds 304 / ...

$31 - $65

6 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 33 min

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

$44 - $114

Bus Greyhound USA  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Winter Haven 3790

$32 - $77

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Miami to Winter Haven 223.9 miles

$21 - $35

Fly Miami to Tampa, bus  •  6 h 21 min

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

$76 - $282

Fly Fort Lauderdale to Tampa, bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Tampa (TPA) FLL - TPA
  2. Take the bus from Tampa, Fl to Winter Haven

$81 - $287

Fly Miami to Orlando, train, line 12 bus  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Orlando (MCO) MIA - MCO
  2. Take the train from Kissimmee Amtrak Station to Lakeland Amtrak Station
  3. Take the line 12 bus from Lakeland Downtown Terminal to Winter Haven Terminal

$92 - $376

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Miami to Winter Haven is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 52 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Miami to Winter Haven is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 3 h 52 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Miami to Winter Haven. However, there are services departing from Port of Miami Cruise Terminal and arriving at Winter Haven Terminal via U.S. 98 N. & Lakeland Park Center Dr. and Lakeland Downtown Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 14 min.

More details

The distance between Miami and Winter Haven is 183 miles. The road distance is 223.9 miles.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Miami to Winter Haven without a car is to train which takes 4 h 50 min and costs $80 - $150.

More details

It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Miami to Winter Haven, including transfers.

More details

Miami to Winter Haven bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, depart from Port of Miami Cruise Terminal station.

More details

The best way to get from Miami to Winter Haven is to train which takes 4 h 50 min and costs $80 - $150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $30 - $65 and takes 8 h 14 min.

Mode details

The quickest flight from Miami Airport to Tampa Airport is the direct flight which takes 58 min.

Search flights

Miami to Winter Haven bus services, operated by The Florida Express Bus, arrive at Lakeland, FL - McDonalds station.

More details

Map of how to get from Miami to Winter Haven.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 183 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

What companies run services between Miami, FL, USA and Winter Haven, FL, USA?

You can take a train from Miami to Winter Haven via West Palm Beach Station, Quadrille Blvd @ Clematis St, Wpb Itc @ Bay J, West Palm Beach Amtrak Station, and Winter Haven Amtrak Station in around 4 h 50 min. Alternatively, The Florida Express Bus operates a bus from Miami to Winter Haven twice daily. Tickets cost $27 - $65 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $360
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Miami to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Miami to Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Tampa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Train operators
Brightline
Phone
+1 305-521-4800
Email
guestservices@gobrightline.com
Website
gobrightline.com
Train from Miami to West Palm Beach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Book at
Brightline
SmartPlus
$16 - $23
Smart
$12 - $17
Select
$36 - $42
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from West Palm Beach Amtrak Station to Winter Haven Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Flexi Coach Seat
$60 - $90
Business Coach Seat
$55 - $80
Room
$170 - $250
Train from Miami Amtrak Station to Lakeland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$75 - $110
Room
$210 - $290
Train from Kissimmee Amtrak Station to Lakeland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$23 - $35
Flexi Coach Seat
$40 - $60
Business Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Room
$130 - $190
Bus operators
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Port of Miami Cruise Terminal to Lakeland, FL - McDonalds
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $65
More information at
American Bus Tickets
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 Miami, Fl to Winter Haven
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$30 - $50
Flexible
$55 - $75
Bus from Tampa, Fl to Winter Haven
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $17
Flexible
$21 - $27
Citrus Connection
Phone
(863) 733-4222
Email
mlandy@ridecitrus.com
Website
ridecitrus.com
Bus from Lakeland Downtown Terminal to Winter Haven Terminal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridecitrus.com

Want to know more about travelling around United States

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Miami to Winter Haven is 224 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to drive from Miami to Winter Haven.

Get driving directions

American Airlines offers flights from Miami Airport to Tampa Airport.

Search flights

There are 386+ hotels available in Winter Haven. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

More details