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Trains from Fort Lauderdale to Miami

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Trip Summary

There are 9 daily trains from Fort Lauderdale to Miami. Traveling by train from Fort Lauderdale to Miami usually takes around 34 minutes, but some trains might arrive slightly earlier or later than scheduled.

Distance25 mi (40 km)
Fastest train0h 34m
Lowest price€15.16
Trains per day9
Most frequent serviceBrightline
Train lines1

Train Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for trains from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Miami, FL

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Polina

25 November 2019

Brightline

Very comfortable train, great amenities and a perfect way to avoid the crazy traffic between fort lauderdale and miami, especially during rush hour! This is a no brainer!

Very comfortable train, great amenities and a perfect way to avoid the crazy traffic between fort lauderdale and miami, especially during rush hour! This is a no brainer!

Which train should you take from Fort Lauderdale to Miami?

Brightline is the one and only train line which connects Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Miami, Florida. However, there are 9 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Brightline90h 35m€15.16
  • Brightline

    Brightline

    Brightline train tickets from Fort Lauderdale to Miami start from €15, and on average cost . Daily there are 9 Brightline schedules to Miami. Brightline in Fort Lauderdale leaves from Brightline Station . And in Miami trains arrive at Brightline at MiamiCentral .

    From Fort Lauderdale to Miami train travel on Brightline takes 0 hours and 35 minutes. If you are looking to get to Miami faster, Brightline offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 0 hours and 34 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, Brightline offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Miami.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Fort Lauderdale to Miami 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 Fort Lauderdale to Miami?

The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Miami is approximately 25 miles, or 40 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 34 minutes, It's a short and pleasant ride; the train is a perfect way to get to Miami.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Fort Lauderdale to Miami are the most crowded on Wednesday. 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 Sunday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Fort Lauderdale at 05:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 19:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Fort Lauderdale to Miami?

There are 9 daily scheduled trains, all of which are direct trains that take you the entire way from Fort Lauderdale to Miami.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Miami to Fort Lauderdale. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Fort Lauderdale to Miami for €4.45.

City Information

Fort Lauderdale

Nicknamed the Venice of America, Fort Lauderdale offers vast stretches of white sand beaches at affordable prices, allowing the average traveler to enjoy fun under the sun with ease. Fort Lauderdale Beach is the premier destination for beach-goers and nature lovers, and it is noticeably less chaotic than its counterpart at Miami Beach, making it a perfect spot for a quiet and leisurely getaway. Another alternative is the nearby Las Olas Beach, which features clean and refreshing water. Nature lovers can also take an airboat tour to the famous Everglades and get up close to the alligators.

For shopping fans, Sawgrass Mills, a famous shopping outlet with 250 stores, will be a top choice. Don’t forget to take the time for a stroll around the Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District and enjoy the setting sun as the day comes to a close.

The Fort Lauderdale Amtrak station is the main train station in the city, offering quick access to other cities in the state of Florida. In the center of town, not too far from the train station, you can find the Greyhound station which is the busiest bus travel hub in Fort Lauderdale. The principal airport in the area is the Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International Airport which, as its name suggests, is located right in between the two neighboring cities.

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 Fort Lauderdale?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Fort Lauderdale.

All train stations in Fort Lauderdale:

  • Brightline Station

Where is the train station in Miami?

Arrival stations

Miami has one train station.

Train stations in Miami:

  • Brightline at MiamiCentral

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