There are 4 ways to get from Punta Gorda to Fort Lauderdale by bus, car or plane

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Bus Javax Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Punta Gorda, FL - Pilot to Fort Lauderdale Javax Bus

$54 - $67

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Bus The Florida Express Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Charlotte,FL - Burger King to Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport 300 / ...

$47 - $84

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Punta Gorda to Fort Lauderdale 165.7 miles

$16 - $24

Bus, fly  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Punta Gorda, FL - Pilot to Orlando Airport
  2. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Fort Lauderdale (FLL) MCO - FLL

$112 - $294

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The cheapest way to get from Punta Gorda to Fort Lauderdale is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Punta Gorda to Fort Lauderdale is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Punta Gorda and Fort Lauderdale is 131 miles. The road distance is 165.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Punta Gorda to Fort Lauderdale without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 5 min and costs $50 - $70.

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It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Punta Gorda to Fort Lauderdale, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Orlando Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Punta Gorda to Fort Lauderdale is 166 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to drive from Punta Gorda to Fort Lauderdale.

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Sunwing Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Silver Airways and Southwest Airlines offer flights from Orlando Airport to Fort Lauderdale Airport.

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There are 1293+ hotels available in Fort Lauderdale. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Punta Gorda to Fort Lauderdale.
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  • Distance: 130.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 5 min

What companies run services between Punta Gorda, FL, USA and Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA?

Javax Bus operates a bus from Punta Gorda to Fort Lauderdale every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Sunwing Airlines
Website
sunwing.ca
Flights from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$26 - $190
Bus operators
Javax Bus
Phone
407-299-6360
Email
info@floridatransportation.net
Website
javaxbus.com
Bus from Punta Gorda, FL - Pilot to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
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gotobus.com
Bus from Punta Gorda, FL - Pilot to Orlando Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$49
Schedules at
javaxbus.com
Book at
gotobus.com
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Port Charlotte,FL - Burger King to Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood International Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
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