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There are 4 ways to get from Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  4h 10m

  1. Take the train from Sanford to Orlando Health/Amtrak SunRail
  2. Take the train from Orlando Amtrak Station to Lakeland Amtrak Station Silver Star

$30 - $56

Cheapest option

Bus, line 34 bus, line 103 bus, line 1 bus  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the bus from E Sr 46 And Brisson Ave to Sanford Sunrail Station 46E
  2. Take the line 34 bus from Sanford Sunrail Station to Sanford Seminole Center Superstop 34
  3. Take the line 103 bus from Sanford Seminole Center Superstop to Fern Park Transfer Center 103
  4. Take the bus from Fern Park Transfer Center to N Semoran Boulevard And E Colonial Drive
  5. Take the bus from Orlando to Lakeland
  6. Take the line 1 bus from Park & Ride at U.S. 98 N. to Lakeland Downtown Terminal 1

$14 - $24

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 28m

  1. Drive from Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland 81.3 miles

$8 - $12

Towncar  •  1h 28m

  1. Take a town car from Orlando Sanford Airport to Lakeland 81.3 miles

$200 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 1h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland. However, there are services departing from E Sr 46 And Brisson Ave and arriving at Lakeland Downtown Terminal via Sanford Sunrail Station, Sanford Seminole Center Superstop, Fern Park Transfer Center, Orlando and Park & Ride at U.S. 98 N.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 43m.

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The distance between Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) and Lakeland is 67 miles. The road distance is 81.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland without a car is to train which takes 4h 10m and costs $30 - $60.

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It takes approximately 4h 10m to get from Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland, including transfers.

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Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland bus services, operated by Lynx Central Florida Transport, depart from E Sr 46 And Brisson Ave station.

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The best way to get from Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland is to train which takes 4h 10m and costs $30 - $60. Alternatively, you can bus and line 34 bus and line 103 bus and line 1 bus, which costs $14 - $25 and takes 5h 43m.

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Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland bus services, operated by Citrus Connection, arrive at Lakeland Downtown Terminal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland is 81 miles. It takes approximately 1h 28m to drive from Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland.

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Map of how to get from Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland.
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  • Distance: 66.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 10m

What companies run services between Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB), USA and Lakeland, FL, USA?

You can take a train from Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland via Sanford Sunrail Station, Sanford, Orlando Health/Amtrak, and Orlando Amtrak Station in around 4h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Orlando Sanford Airport (SFB) to Lakeland via Sanford Sunrail Station, Sanford Seminole Center Superstop, Fern Park Transfer Center, N Semoran Boulevard And E Colonial Drive, Orlando, Lakeland, and Park & Ride at U.S. 98 N. in around 5h 43m.

Train operators
SunRail
Website
sunrail.com
Train from Sanford to Orlando Health/Amtrak
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
sunrail.com
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 Orlando Amtrak Station to Lakeland Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$25 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $65
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $50
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Lynx Central Florida Transport
Website
golynx.com
Bus from E Sr 46 And Brisson Ave to Sanford Sunrail Station
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
golynx.com
Bus from Sanford Sunrail Station to Sanford Seminole Center Superstop
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
golynx.com
Bus from Sanford Seminole Center Superstop to Fern Park Transfer Center
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
golynx.com
Bus from Fern Park Transfer Center to N Semoran Boulevard And E Colonial Drive
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
golynx.com
Citrus Connection
Phone
(863) 733-4222
Email
mlandy@ridecitrus.com
Website
ridecitrus.com
Bus from Park & Ride at U.S. 98 N. to Lakeland Downtown Terminal
Ave. Duration
16m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
ridecitrus.com
Other operators
Private Transfers
Towncar from Orlando Sanford Airport to Lakeland
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Private
$200 - $290

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