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How much are train tickets from Fort Lauderdale to Madison?

Lowest Price$416.00
Fastest Train53h 45m
Trains Per Day5
Train Lines1
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Fort Lauderdale-Madison Train Schedule

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Fort Lauderdale to Madison 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 train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train 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.

Can you take a train all the way from Fort Lauderdale to Madison?

While the train is the main method of transportation from Fort Lauderdale to Madison, it will only take you part of the way there. Please note that part of your trip will be on a different vehicle, most commonly a bus or express shuttle.

How do you find cheap train tickets from Fort Lauderdale to Madison?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets is to plan ahead and book your train travel early. In the past 30 days, $419.00 was the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Fort Lauderdale to Madison.

How long is the train journey from Fort Lauderdale to Madison?

The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Madison is approximately 1282 miles, or 2064 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 56 hours and 59 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 53 hours and 45 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 Fort Lauderdale to Madison are the most crowded on Friday. 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?

The earliest train departs Fort Lauderdale at 8:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00am. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

How many trains per day run from Fort Lauderdale to Madison?

There are 5 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Madison to Fort Lauderdale. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Fort Lauderdale to Madison for $138.00.

What train services are there from Fort Lauderdale to Madison?

Amtrak is the one and only train line which connects Fort Lauderdale to Madison. However, there are 5 trains per day to choose from.
TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Amtrak52d 8h 59m$419.00

Where is the train station in Fort Lauderdale?

There is one train station in Fort Lauderdale:

  • Tri-Rail Station - 200 SW 21 Ter

Where is the train station in Madison?

Madison receives travelers from Fort Lauderdale at its two active train stations:

  • University of Wisconsin
  • 4 Collins Ct

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