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Journey Information

Fort Lauderdale to Miami bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$8.00
Shortest Duration0h 30m
Trips per day10
Bus lines3

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Fort Lauderdale to Miami during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus 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, bus 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 bus 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 bus.

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 much is a bus ticket from Fort Lauderdale to Miami?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $9.21 was the low point for bus fares from Fort Lauderdale to Miami. Buses from Miami to Fort Lauderdale are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $9.21 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most bus companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 22 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $6.11 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 42 minutes to cover the 25 miles (40 kilometers) from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Miami, FL. However, the fastest bus only takes 30 minutes. It's a short trip that goes by very quickly.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Saturday is usually the day when buses are busiest, as many travelers take the bus to enjoy the weekend in Miami. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Miami, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Fort Lauderdale?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 6:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Fort Lauderdale to Miami, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 10 scheduled buses that travel from Fort Lauderdale to Miami every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 9 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Fort Lauderdale to Miami; ticket prices start at $17.00.

What bus companies travel from Fort Lauderdale to Miami?

There are 3 bus lines from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Miami, Florida. With 7 daily trips, Greyhound usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound70h 49m$10.48
RedCoach Business20h 30m$18.40
RedCoach Economy10h 30m$27.92

Book Greyhound from Fort Lauderdale to Miami from $8. There are 7 trips per day offered by Greyhound from Fort Lauderdale to Miami and you can expect on average to pay $10 for a Greyhound ticket to Miami. In Fort Lauderdale, Greyhound departs to Miami from Bus Terminal - 515 NE 3rd St, In Miami, Greyhound arrives at Miami Intermodal Ctr - 3801 NW 21 St and one other station. An average trip on Greyhound from Fort Lauderdale to Miami takes 0 hours and 49 minutes, while the fastest available Greyhound trip will get you to Miami in 0 hours and 30 minutes, On weekends, Greyhound offers 6 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Miami.

Book RedCoach Business from Fort Lauderdale to Miami from $10. There are 2 trips per day offered by RedCoach Business from Fort Lauderdale to Miami and you can expect on average to pay $18 for a RedCoach Business ticket to Miami. In Fort Lauderdale, RedCoach Business departs to Miami from Ft Lauderdale Intl Airport - 320 Terminal Drive, In Miami, RedCoach Business arrives at Miami Intl Airport - Departure Level, Concourse H, Bus Stop 5-6, An average trip on RedCoach Business from Fort Lauderdale to Miami takes 0 hours and 30 minutes, On weekends, RedCoach Business offers 2 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Miami.

Book RedCoach Economy from Fort Lauderdale to Miami from $13. Typically there is one RedCoach Economy schedule per day from Fort Lauderdale to Miami and you can expect on average to pay $28 for a RedCoach Economy ticket to Miami. In Fort Lauderdale, RedCoach Economy departs to Miami from Ft Lauderdale Intl Airport - 320 Terminal Drive, In Miami, RedCoach Economy arrives at Miami Intl Airport - Departure Level, Concourse H, Bus Stop 5-6, An average trip on RedCoach Economy from Fort Lauderdale to Miami takes 0 hours and 30 minutes, On weekends, RedCoach Economy offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Miami.

Where does the bus leave from in Fort Lauderdale?

Fort Lauderdale, Florida has two bus stations with service to Miami, Florida:

  • Bus Terminal - 515 NE 3rd St
  • Ft Lauderdale Intl Airport - 320 Terminal Drive

Where does the bus arrive in Miami?

Buses arrive in Miami at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Miami, Florida:

  • Miami Intermodal Ctr - 3801 NW 21 St
  • Miami Intl Airport - Departure Level, Concourse H, Bus Stop 5-6
  • Miami International Airport

Price trends for buses from Fort Lauderdale to Miami

Average prices by travel date

$30$20$10FebMar

Monthly average prices

$25$20$15$10$5MAMJJASONDJF

Prices as travel date approaches

$25$20$15$10$53020100

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

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

(Based on 1 ratings and reviews)

4.0

4.0

Kimberly

October 7, 2019 - Couples trip

Greyhound

Bus floor was dirty and sticky. Wifi wasn’t working well. Bus floor was dirty and sticky. Wifi wasn’t working well.

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