Fort Lauderdale/Port Everglades Transportation

Last updated on December 16th, 2022 at 10:17 am

What is the closest airport to Port Everglades?

Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) is located only 5 miles from Port Everglades.
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Port Everglades Car Rentals

All major car rental companies are located at the airport. Because FLL is so close to Port Everglades, most agencies, including Hertz, Budget and Avis have shuttles which pick you up at the port and take you to get your car at the airport.

Fort Lauderdale Taxis

Cab rides from FLL will to the port will cost from $10 and $15. From downtown Fort Lauderdale, it will cost about $18.
Yellow Cab

Port Everglades Shuttles

There are many shared shuttle companies that also offer transport from FLL to the port. An average ride will cost approximate $25 for 2 people.
Private Transfer
Go Airport Shuttle

There are many hotels which offer shuttles from the airport and cruiseport:

Fort Lauderdale Hotels with Shuttle

Fort Lauderdale Hotels with Fly and Cruise packages

How do you get from Miami International Airport to Port Everglades? 

If you’re flying into Miami but cruising out of Fort Lauderdale, renting a car is easy and can be a great way to see the sights. The cost to rent a small car for one day can be less than the cost of a shuttle, Uber or Taxi. 

Otherwise there are a number of companies that transfer passengers back and forth:

Miami International Airport Transfer to Port Everglades

Port Everglades Transfer to Miami International Airport

Do you have time to kill after your cruise?

A common question is “My flight doesn’t leave until late, so what do I do after I leave the ship?”

Continue your vacation with a day pass at a beach resort with ResortPass! Choose from  hotels like the Bahia Mar or Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach resort, each with great amenities and upgrades like private cabanas, day Beds, or use of a hotel room. Click here to see what each resort offers!

Aerial view of pool surrounded by palm trees adjacent to the beach and ocean at the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort.
Hilton Fort Lauderdale Beach Resort

Another great option is a post-cruise shore excursion like a the Post-Cruise Shopping Trip to Sawgrass Mills.  This large outlet shopping mall has more than 350 stores and is a great way to kill time, even if you’re not a shopper. There are dining options for every taste, a family entertainment center with arcade games and simulators, or take in a movie at the Regal Cinemas and Imax. Feel secure knowing that your luggage is safe with your shuttle driver. You’ll be picked up at the cruise port, and dropped off at the airport after your day at the mall is done. 



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