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There are 6 ways to get from The Villages to Key West by bus, ferry, car or plane

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Bus, ferry  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocala to Naples RedCoach / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Marco Island, FL to Key West, FL Marco Island

$250 - $386

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocala to Miami Airport RedCoach
  2. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Key West, Fl 3715 / ...

$138 - $210

4 alternative options

Drive  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Drive from The Villages to Key West 440.4 miles

$40 - $65

Bus to Tampa, fly  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocala, FL to Tampa, FL
  2. Fly from Tampa (TPA) to Key West (EYW) TPA - EYW

$323 - $666

Bus to Gainesville, fly  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocala to Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station
  2. Fly from Gainesville (GNV) to Key West (EYW) GNV - EYW

$370 - $1,517

Bus, bus to Orlando, fly  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Lady Lake - Bealls Dept Store to Daytona International Speedway
  2. Take the bus from Daytona International Speedway to Skyview Plaza Orlando
  3. Fly from Orlando (MCO) to Key West (EYW) MCO - EYW

$199 - $521

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Villages to Key West is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 8 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Villages to Key West is to bus and fly which costs $320 - $700 and takes 5 h 56 min.

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The distance between The Villages and Key West is 305 miles. The road distance is 440.4 miles.

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The best way to get from The Villages to Key West without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 8 h 27 min and costs $250 - $390.

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It takes approximately 8 h 27 min to get from The Villages to Key West, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Tampa Airport to Key West Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Villages to Key West is 440 miles. It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to drive from The Villages to Key West.

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Silver Airways and American Airlines offer flights from Tampa Airport to Key West Airport.

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There are 369+ hotels available in Key West. Prices start at $138 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from The Villages to Key West.
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  • Distance: 304.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 27 min

What companies run services between The Villages, FL, USA and Key West, FL, USA?

You can take a bus from The Villages to Key West via Ocala, Miami Airport, Mia@Lower Level Ramp, Airport Station, Miami, Fl, Key West, Fl, and Airport/Beaches in around 12 h 54 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Gainesville to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Gainesville to Key West via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Flights from Orlando to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Tampa to Key West
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Orlando to Key West
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Gainesville to Key West via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,600
Bus operators
Red Coach
Phone
+1 877 733 0724
Email
webtickets@redcoachusa.com
Website
redcoachusa.com
Bus from Ocala to Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$60 - $85
Business
$50 - $70
Bus from Ocala to Miami Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$65 - $95
Business
$55 - $85
Bus from Ocala to Gainesville - Rosa Parks Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$35 - $55
Business
$26 - $40
La Cubana
Phone
+1 305-541-1700
Website
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Ocala, FL to Naples, FL
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.com
Bus from Ocala, FL to Tampa, FL
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
lacubanabus.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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Yankee Trails
Website
yankeetrails.com
Bus from Lady Lake - Bealls Dept Store to Daytona International Speedway
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$39
Schedules at
yankeetrails.com
Escot Bus Lines
Phone
+1-888-571-7778
Website
escotbuslines.com
Bus from Daytona International Speedway to Skyview Plaza Orlando
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
escotbuslines.com
Ferry operators
Key West Express
Phone
+1 239-463-5733
Website
keywestexpress.net
Ferry from Marco Island, FL to Key West, FL
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95
Book at
Key West Express

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