There are 8 ways to get from New York to Key West by plane, ferry, bus, train or car

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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Fly Newark to Key West  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Key West (EYW) EWR - EYW

$219 - $1,523

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  36 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Miami, Fl 1003
  2. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Key West, Fl 3715 / ...

$147 - $362

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Fly New York JFK to Key West  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Key West (EYW) JFK - EYW

$209 - $1,613

Fly New York La Guardia to Key West  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Key West (EYW) LGA - EYW

$197 - $1,914

Fly Newark to Ft. Myers, ferry  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Ft. Myers (RSW) EWR - RSW
  2. Take the ferry from Fort Myers Beach, FL to Key West, FL

$257 - $934

Bus Lacubanabus  •  30 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Union City, NJ to Miami, FL Direct route / ...
  2. Take the bus from Miami, FL - Airport Regency Hotel to Key West, FL - Mel Fisher Museum 400

$165 - $244

Train, bus  •  33 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Hollywood Amtrak Silver Meteor / ...
  2. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Key West, Fl 3715 / ...

$203 - $573

Drive  •  24 h 38 min

  1. Drive from New York to Key West 1448.5 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from New York to Key West is to drive which costs $140 - $210 and takes 24 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from New York to Key West is to fly which costs $210 - $1,600 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from New York to Key West. However, there are services departing from New York, Ny and arriving at Flagler & Grinnell via Miami, Fl and Airport/Beaches. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36 h 54 min.

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The distance between New York and Key West is 1212 miles. The road distance is 1448.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York to Key West without a car is to bus which takes 30 h 8 min and costs $160 - $250.

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from New York to Key West, including transfers.

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New York to Key West bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from New York, Ny station.

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The best way to get from New York to Key West is to fly which takes 6 h 9 min and costs $210 - $1,600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $160 - $250 and takes 30 h 8 min.

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The quickest flight from Newark Airport to Key West Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h 30 min.

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New York to Key West bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Key West, Fl station.

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Map of how to get from New York to Key West.
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  • Distance: 1211.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Key West, FL, USA?

United Airlines, American Airlines and three other airlines fly from New York to Key West hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Key West via 42 St - Port Authority Bus Terminal, Port Authority Bus Terminal, 31St St At Palisade Ave, Union City, NJ, Miami, FL, Miami, FL - Airport Regency Hotel, Key West, FL - Mel Fisher Museum, and Emma & Petronia in around 30 h 8 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Key West via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,900
Flights from New York JFK to Key West via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,000
Flights from New York JFK to Key West via Rochester, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,000
Flights from New York JFK to Key West via Nashville, Atlanta
Ave. Duration
8 h 43 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $2,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Key West via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,800
Flights from Newark to Ft. Myers via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Newark to Key West via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,400
Flights from New York JFK to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from New York JFK to Key West via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Key West via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Key West via Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,800
Flights from New York La Guardia to Key West via Raleigh/Durham, Miami
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,800
Flights from Newark to Ft. Myers via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
JetBlue Airways
Website
jetblue.com
Flights from New York JFK to Key West via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $3,700
Flights from New York JFK to Key West via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $3,700
Flights from New York JFK to Key West via Tampa
Ave. Duration
6 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $3,700
Flights from New York La Guardia to Key West via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $3,900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Key West via Orlando
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $3,900
Flights from Newark to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,900
Flights from Newark to Ft. Myers via Boston
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Key West
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,900
Flights from Newark to Key West via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,900
Flights from Newark to Key West via Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $2,900
Flights from New York La Guardia to Key West via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,600
Flights from Newark to Ft. Myers
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Ft. Myers via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,400
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 New York Penn Station to Hollywood Amtrak
Ave. Duration
26 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$170 - $260
Flexi Coach Seat
$310 - $450
Business Coach Seat
$370 - $550
Room
$650 - $950
Bus operators
bus
Bus from Union City, NJ to Miami, FL
Ave. Duration
22 h 40 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 Union City, NJ to Miami, FL
Ave. Duration
27 h 31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Miami, FL - Airport Regency Hotel to Key West, FL - Mel Fisher Museum
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
Schedules at
thefloridaexpressbus.com
Book at
busticketreservations.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 Miami, Fl to Key West, Fl
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from New York, Ny to Miami, Fl
Ave. Duration
30 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$120 - $200
Flexible
$230 - $310
Ferry operators
Key West Express
Website
seakeywestexpress.com
Ferry from Fort Myers Beach, FL to Key West, FL
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
keywestexpress.net

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Yes, the driving distance between New York to Key West is 1448 miles. It takes approximately 24 h 38 min to drive from New York to Key West.

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Silver Airways, United Airlines, American Airlines and Delta offer flights from Newark Airport to Key West Airport.

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There are 325+ hotels available in Key West. Prices start at $127 USD per night.

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