How far is Fort Lauderdale from Cape Coral?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Fort Lauderdale and Cape Coral is 115.9 miles (186.52 km).

Flight distance from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Cape Coral, FL is 115.9 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 16 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 15 minutes to travel from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Cape Coral, Florida is: 139.79 miles (224.98 km) by car.

Driving from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral will take approximately 02 hours 11 minutes.

Cape Coral image
#1 Fort Lauderdale

City in Florida, United States

Population 184245
GPS Coordinates 26°7'20"N 80°8'36"W
Latitude 26.1223100
Longitude -80.1433800
Altitude 1
Country United States
Cape Coral image
#2 Cape Coral

City in Lee County, Florida, United States

Population 200972
GPS Coordinates 26°33'46"N 81°56'58"W
Latitude 26.5628500
Longitude -81.9495300
Altitude 1
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Fort Lauderdale and Cape Coral

The distance between Fort Lauderdale and Cape Coral is 225 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 29 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Fort Lauderdale and Cape Coral. The current time is 08:07:22.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 04 hours 39 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 29 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 47 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 19 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 59 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 51 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 44 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 18.67 liters (4.93 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Fort Lauderdale and Cape Coral.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Fort Lauderdale to Cape Coral is $20.23 (diesel $23.92).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on June 29, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Fort Lauderdale and Cape Coral (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

Cape Coral image

Driving distance from Brent, FL to Fort Lauderdale 650.26 miles (1047 km)

Cape Coral image

Driving distance from Clearwater, FL to Fort Lauderdale 269.17 miles (433 km)

Cape Coral image
Cape Coral image

Driving distance from Gainesville, FL to Fort Lauderdale 315.09 miles (507 km)

Cape Coral image

Driving distance from Harlem, FL to Fort Lauderdale 80.18 miles (129 km)

Cape Coral image
Cape Coral image
Cape Coral image
Cape Coral image

Driving distance from Miami, FL to Fort Lauderdale 27.5 miles (44 km)

Cape Coral image

Driving distance from Miramar, FL to Fort Lauderdale 18.45 miles (30 km)

Cape Coral image

Driving distance from Orlando, FL to Fort Lauderdale 213.49 miles (344 km)

Cape Coral image

Driving distance from Palm Bay, FL to Fort Lauderdale 154.72 miles (249 km)

Gas Cost Calculator

Find hotel in