The distance from Orlando to Miami is 235 miles, which is an estimated 3 to 3 1/2 hours when driving.
Would you like to take a daytrip from Orlando to Miami? We will provide different routes to get you from Orlando to Miami. There are different options to get from Orlando to Miami. We will list three different routes.
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Option 1-Florida Turnpike
The distance from Orlando to Miami using the Florida Turnpike is 235 miles. This is the quickest and most expensive route.
Motorists are advised to start at Interstate 4 West and to get off at exit 77 which is the exit for the Florida Turnpike.
Motorists are next told to take the Turnpike all the way South Florida until it ends at I-95 in Miami.
Option 2-Florida Turnpike & I-95
The distance from Orlando to Miami when using the Florida Turnpike and I-95 is 246 miles.
This route starts similar to Option 1 as it starts on Interstate 4 West onto the Florida Turnpike. Eventually in South Florida, I-95 South, a free road, runs parallel to the Florida Turnpike. Once the Florida Turnpike and I-95 begin to run parallel to each other, it is recommended to exit the toll Turnpike and drive onto the free interstate.
Motorists can get off the Florida Turnpike at exit 152 State Route 70-Okeechobee Road. Then drive on the road for three miles east and then enter I-95 Southbound towards Miami. It will cost a driver around $9.95. A savings of $7.60.
Option 3-US 192 and I-95
There is an option that avoids the tolls of the Turnpike.
Drivers can take I-4 to U.S. 192 on exit 62.
Then motorists can take U.S. 192 East 48 miles until they arrive at Interstate 95 South near Melbourne.
The route finishes with the final 180 miles on Interstate 95 into Miami.
The distance from Orlando to Miami on this route is 252 and there are no tolls.
It is about an hour and 15 minute non-stop flight from Orlando
. There are around nine flights a day that leave from (link to airport website) Orlando
International Airport (MCO).
The airport is located at Orlando
International Airport, 1 Jeff Fuqua Boulevard, Orlando
, FL 32827.
Flights leave as early as 6:30 a.m. and flights go out as late as 8:30 p.m. American and Delta are two airlines that provide flights from Orlando
There are flights as low as $120 on some discounted sites but those flights must be booked in advance and are part of special deals. It appears most flights are around $200 to $300 per person and some last minute flights can range between $400 to $500.
Taking a Bus
The distance between Orlando
by bus is between 4 to 5 hours, depending on the time of day. Some of the buses at night make three to three stops which extends the trip.
There are over 75
Flixbus and around five Greyhoundbuses ( Travel by bus from Orlando, FL to Miami, FL on Mon, Feb 27 (greyhound.com)
) that run daily from Orlando
. Some buses depart as early as 4:20 a.m. and run until midnight.
Most ticket prices are around $45. There are some trips that are between $54 and $69.
There are multiple bus stops that depart from the Orlando area:
The Orlando Bus Stop, 555 N John Young Pkwy, 32805 Orlando, FL
Flixbus Station, 4953 International Dr, Orlando, FL.
Kissimmee North Bus Stop, 1471 East Osceola Parkway. Kissimmee, FL 34744.
Orlando International Airport, 1 Jeff Fuqua Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32827.
Two Amtrak trains (Amtrak – Reservations – Select Train
) run daily from Orlando
.The first train is about an eight hour ride and departures around 10:47 a.m. and arrives around 6:35 p.m. The prices for a coach seat range from $39 during the week to $49 for the weekend. The price for a room is between $216 to $250.
The second train leaves in the afternoon and is just under a six hour ride. It departs after 1:19 p.m.around 7 p.m. The price for a room is between $249 to $301.
The Amtrak terminal is located at Orlando Station
1400 Sligh Blvd,, Orlando
, FL 32806