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Trains from Miami to Lakeland

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Trip Summary

There is one daily train from Miami to Lakeland. Traveling by train from Miami to Lakeland usually takes around 4 hours and 31 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance191 mi (307 km)
Fastest train4h 31m
Lowest price£30.19
Trains per day1
Most frequent serviceAmtrak Silver Service
Train lines1

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Miami to Lakeland

(Based on 4 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Linda

20 April 2022- Visiting family

Amtrak Silver Service

Pros: Different way to travel. Cons: Don’t know. Tips: Good experience overall.

Pros: Different way to travel. Cons: Don’t know. Tips: Good experience overall.

5.0

Samuel

18 March 2022- Solo travel

Amtrak Silver Service

The food quality

The food quality

5.0

Monique

3 March 2022- Visiting friends

Amtrak Silver Service

Affordable price, comfortable riding experience

Affordable price, comfortable riding experience

5.0

Persy

12 February 2020- Visiting family

Amtrak Silver Service

Pros: quiet and confortable trip. Cons: internet available always, in my previuos trip from Lakeland to Miami, it was not available internet on train. ( feb 6th, 2020 ). Tips: buy on internet your ticket.

Pros: quiet and confortable trip. Cons: internet available always, in my previuos trip from Lakeland to Miami, it was not available internet on train. ( feb 6th, 2020 ). Tips: buy on internet your ticket.

What is the price of a train ticket from Miami to Lakeland?

In the last month, £30.19 was the average price of a train ticket from Miami to Lakeland. This is a good price that is inexpensive compared to most train fares. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 10 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around £11.16 more than that for a same-day booking.

Average prices by travel date

£37£24£12JunJul

Over the next 30 days, the average cost of a one-way train trip from Miami to Lakeland will vary between £30 and £33. Planning a train trip to Lakeland within the upcoming week? The cheapest train ticket you can find from Miami over the next 7 days is £30. Make sure to book your trip as soon as possible as train fares tend to go up as you get closer to your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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If you are trying to decide when to travel from Miami to Lakeland by train so you can score the best possible deal, your best bet would be to plan your trip for February. That’s when the average price for a train ticket is expected to be just £27 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Miami to Lakeland in November, expect to spend more on your train trip, as the average ticket price usually surges to £41 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you have a high chance of scoring a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

£61£49£37£24£123020100

If you want to score the best deal, you should plan to book your train trip online on Wanderu at least 10 days ahead of time. If you do that, your train ticket to Lakeland from Miami will be about £11.16 cheaper compared to what you would pay if you book at the last minute.

Which train should you take from Miami to Lakeland?

Amtrak Silver Service is the one and only train line which connects Miami to Lakeland. Furthermore, there is only one train per day, so you will have to plan your travel around this limited availability. On the other hand, you won't have to spend a ton of time comparing a bunch of possible options.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak Silver Service14h 31m£32.35
  • Amtrak Silver Service

    Amtrak Silver Service

    The Silver Service is an Amtrak train line that runs from New York City to Miami, connecting the largest cities in the Mid-Atlantic region with key destinations in the South and many places across the Sunshine State. Two trains, the Silver Meteor and Silver Star, collectively comprise the Silver Service. The trains come equipped with a variety of sleeper cars that travelers taking an overnight train can choose from, as well as a variety of amenities like free WiFi, power outlets, and a café car. One-way train tickets for the Silver Service from Miami to Lakeland start from £30 and the average train journey lasts about 4 hours and 31 minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Miami to Lakeland during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Miami to Lakeland?

The distance between Miami and Lakeland is approximately 191 miles, or 307 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 31 minutes,

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Miami to Lakeland are the most crowded on Tuesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

Most days, there is only one train which leaves Miami at 11:00 and arrives in Lakeland around 4 hours later.

Is there a direct train from Miami to Lakeland?

Typically there is only one scheduled train per day. Luckily, this train will get you to Lakeland with direct service. While there might still be stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Lakeland to Miami.

City Information

Miami

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With its sprawling beaches, beaming sunshine and thriving nightlife, Miami is one of the most popular vacation destinations in the United States, if not the world. Boasting an incredible 35-mile stretch of beachfront and warm ocean water, Miami is the perfect place to relax and recharge under the sun. And recharge you must, as it is at night when the city really comes to life. Famous for its vibrant bars and nightclubs, Miami will help you dance all your troubles away.

If you are a foodie, you will be delighted to know that Miami is the city with the highest number of restaurants per capita in the U.S., giving you the unique opportunity to treat your tastebuds to fine cuisine from all over the world, including Cuba, Colombia, Russia and Ethiopia. And if you’re a brew connoisseur, keep in mind that Miami has some of the highest-rated beer in the country.

While you’re in Miami, make your way to the Wynwood district and check out the world-famous Wynwood Walls – a growing outdoor art exhibit featuring large-scale works by some of the best-known street artists from around the globe. After that, head over to the Miami Design District for a well-deserved shopping spree.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Miami?

Miami, FL - Miami Amtrak Station (8303 NW 37th Ave) - MIAAMT-0

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Main departure station: 8303 NW 37th Ave

The Amtrak Station at 8303 NW 37th Ave in Miami opened in 1978 as the southern destination of Amtrak's Silver Service trains. Parking is available at the station, and at the large waiting area inside, you'll find vending machines, restrooms, and on-site Amtrak customer service staff. The train station is located in the Hialeah area of Miami, just a few blocks from the Tri-Rail and Metrorail Transfer Station, making it easy to connect with public transit lines to other areas of sunny Miami.

All train stations in Miami:

  • 8303 NW 37th Ave

Where is the train station in Lakeland?

Main arrival station: 600 E Main St

Lakeland has one train station.

Train stations in Lakeland:

  • 600 E Main St

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