There are 10 ways to get from The Villages to Key West by bus, ferry, car, train or plane

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Bus, ferry  •  9 h 27 min

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

$250 - $386

Cheapest option

Drive, train, bus  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Drive from The Villages to Orlando Amtrak
  2. Take the train from Orlando Amtrak to Hollywood Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from Miami, Fl to Key West, Fl

$76 - $187

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Bus Red Coach  •  12 h 53 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

Bus La Cubana  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocala, FL to Miami Beach, FL Atlanta route
  2. Take the bus from Miami Beach to Key West, FL - Mel Fisher Museum 400

$251 - $297

Drive  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Drive from The Villages to Key West 440.4 miles

$40 - $65

Bus to Tampa, fly  •  6 h 19 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 Ft. Myers, fly  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocala, FL to Fort Myers, FL
  2. Fly from Ft. Myers (RSW) to Key West (EYW) RSW - EYW

$356 - $884

Bus, bus to Orlando, fly  •  8 h 52 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

Bus to Miami, fly  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocala to Miami Airport
  2. Fly from Miami (MIA) to Key West (EYW) MIA - EYW

$217 - $550

Bus to Fort Lauderdale, fly  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Ocala to Fort Lauderdale
  2. Fly from Fort Lauderdale (FLL) to Key West (EYW) FLL - EYW

$202 - $495

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 6 h 19 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 9 h 27 min and costs $250 - $390.

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It takes approximately 9 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 18 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 325+ hotels available in Key West. Prices start at $127 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: 9 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 53 min.

Airlines
Silver Airways
Website
silverairways.com
Flights from Tampa to Key West
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Ft. Myers to Key West
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,000
Flights from Orlando to Key West
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Fort Lauderdale to Key West
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Tampa to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Orlando to Key West via Miami
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Miami to Key West
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
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 Orlando Amtrak to Hollywood Amtrak
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Flexi Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Business Coach Seat
$80 - $120
Room
$220 - $310
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
Every 4 hours
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$65 - $95
Business
$55 - $85
Bus from Ocala to Fort Lauderdale
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
redcoachusa.com
First Class
$65 - $90
Business
$55 - $80
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 Miami Beach, FL
Ave. Duration
6 h 53 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
Bus from Ocala, FL to Fort Myers, FL
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
The Florida Express Bus
Phone
407-442-2810
Website
busticketreservations.com
Bus from Miami Beach to Key West, FL - Mel Fisher Museum
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $60
More information at
American Bus Tickets
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
Website
seakeywestexpress.com
Ferry from Marco Island, FL to Key West, FL
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95
Schedules at
keywestexpress.net
Book at
booking.keywestexpress.net

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