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Journey Information

Fort Lauderdale to Orlando bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$20.00
Shortest Duration3h 25m
Trips per day8
Bus lines5

Fort Lauderdale to Orlando Route Map

Fort Lauderdale Orlando

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most bus companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, bus companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a bus ticket from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $23.39 was the low point for bus fares from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando. Buses from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $23.39 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 26 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $21.69 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 4 hours and 44 minutes to cover the 184 miles (295 kilometers) from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Orlando, FL. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 25 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the bus.

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

Because many passengers travel from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for buses. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Saturday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Saturday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Fort Lauderdale?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 5:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 8 scheduled buses that travel from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 7 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 Orlando; ticket prices start at $23.00.

What bus companies travel from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando?

There are 5 bus lines from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Orlando, Florida. With 5 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
Greyhound55h 27m$30.69
OurBus13h 54m$21.66
RedCoach Business13h 30m$59.09
RedCoach Economy13h 31m$43.02
RedCoach First Class13h 30m$72.20

Where does the bus leave from in Fort Lauderdale?

Buses to Orlando leave from multiple locations in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. These are the 3 most popular bus stations:

  • Bus Terminal - 515 NE 3rd St
  • Ft Lauderdale Intl Airport - Ground Transportation Area 1, Arrivals Level, Concourse C, btwn Terminals 1-2
  • Ft Lauderdale Intl Airport - Arrivals Level, btwn Terminals 2 and 3

Where does the bus arrive in Orlando?

Buses arrive in Orlando at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with. These are the main bus stations in Orlando, Florida:

  • Bus Terminal - 555 N John Young Pkwy
  • 1777 McCoy Rd
  • Chevron Gas Station
  • University of Central Florida

Price trends for buses from Fort Lauderdale to Orlando

Average prices by travel date

$60$40$20NovDec

Monthly average prices

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Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Orlando, FL
4.5
Based on 8 ratings and reviews

Based on 6 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with Greyhound report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 50 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
3.8
Staff
3.6
Value
3.7
Condition
4.2
Philisha
5.0
February 19, 2020Visiting friends
Pros
There was charging port on the bus. The last time i took a greyhound there was none so i had braced myself for a repeat. To my surprise there was 1. Euphoric moment 4 me
Cons
Everything was good
Tips
No
Anita
4.0
February 17, 2020Visiting friends
Pros
The bus was untime... Very good ride..
Cons
Security on buses..
Enya
5.0
February 10, 2020Solo travel
Pros
Fast, clean, and quiet
Cons
Nothing
Tips
No
Antoinette
5.0
November 3, 2019Vacation
Pros
I got to see my ftiends
Cons
Staff leadership and way staff communicates
Tips
Be safe
Ramesh
3.0
June 19, 2019Visiting family
Pros
Okay
Cons
Smell on the bus
Tips
Walk with towel

Based on 2 reviews
Overview
Users that traveled with RedCoach Business report that they were happy with the WiFi on board 100 percent of the time.
Ratings (Out of 5)
Comfort
4.5
Staff
5.0
Value
4.5
Condition
4.0
Collin
5.0
July 31, 2019Regular commuter
Pros
The temperature of the bus and the free wifi
Cons
The sign at the FLL airport to be bigger with reminder of bus' arrival and instructions. I had to ask someone the process
Betsy
5.0
May 28, 2019Vacation
Pros
It was on time... driver was very experience, I felt very safe. Price was reasonable. RedCoach for my future traveling I will recommended to my family and friends. Wifi great!!!
Cons
I was in the 1st. Seat No recliner or table to place my computer.
Tips
Make sure to reserve the seats alongside with your family or whoever your traveling with.

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