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Journey Information

Fort Myers to Fort Lauderdale bus - cost & duration

Cheapest price$18.00
Shortest Duration1h 55m
Trips per day1
Bus lines2

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Fort Myers to Fort Lauderdale 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 Myers to Fort Lauderdale?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, $18.00 was the low point for bus fares from Fort Myers to Fort Lauderdale. Buses from Fort Lauderdale to Fort Myers are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than $18.00 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 29 days in advance. By doing so, you could save $32.19 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus usually takes around 3 hours and 32 minutes to cover the 113 miles (182 kilometers) from Fort Myers, FL to Fort Lauderdale, FL. However, the fastest bus only takes 1 hour 55 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

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

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

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

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Fort Myers?

There is usually only one bus per day from Fort Myers to Fort Lauderdale. It leaves the station in Fort Myers at 11:00am each day. The time might vary for specific dates, so be sure to search on Wanderu for the most up-to-date information.

How many buses are there each day?

There is usually only one bus per day from Fort Myers to Fort Lauderdale. Fortunately, this happens to be a direct bus, meaning that you do not have to get on a different bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Fort Myers to Fort Lauderdale; ticket prices start at $44.00.

What bus companies travel from Fort Myers to Fort Lauderdale?

There are a couple of bus lines that have daily service from Fort Myers, Florida to Fort Lauderdale, Florida. However, each company only runs one bus per day. We've compiled their average prices and journey times for easy comparison:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Greyhound14h 10m$34.39
RedCoach Business11h 56m$31.72

Where does the bus leave from in Fort Myers?

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

  • Ft Myers Bus Station
  • FGCU Cohen Center

Where does the bus arrive in Fort Lauderdale?

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Fort Lauderdale, Florida:

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

Price trends for buses from Fort Myers to Fort Lauderdale

Average prices by travel date

$45$30$15JanJan

Monthly average prices

$50$40$30$20$10FMAMJJASONDJ

Prices as travel date approaches

$50$40$30$20$103020100

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

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

(Based on 4 ratings and reviews)

5.0

5.0

Attila

November 9, 2019 - Visiting family

OurBus

Pros: Very good. Cons: Received Only confirmation, not the ticket. Received. Tips: Recomend for anybody. Pros: Very good. Cons: Received Only confirmation, not the ticket. Received. Tips: Recomend for anybody.

5.0

Kayana

August 4, 2019 - Solo travel

Greyhound

Pros: Early arrival and clean bus. Cons: Pricing for the tickets. Tips: Book your trips in advance. Pros: Early arrival and clean bus. Cons: Pricing for the tickets. Tips: Book your trips in advance.

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