How far is Fort Myers from Fort Lauderdale?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Fort Myers and Fort Lauderdale is 110.58 miles (177.96 km).

Flight distance from Fort Myers, FL to Fort Lauderdale, FL is 110.58 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 16 minutes.

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

Driving distance

The driving distance from Fort Myers, Florida to Fort Lauderdale, Florida is: 137.59 miles (221.44 km) by car.

Driving from Fort Myers to Fort Lauderdale will take approximately 01 hours 59 minutes.

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#1 Fort Myers

County seat of Lee County, Florida, United States

Population 91086
GPS Coordinates 26°37'18"N 81°50'26"W
Latitude 26.6216800
Longitude -81.8405900
Altitude 3
Country United States
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#2 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

Estimated Travel Time Between Fort Myers and Fort Lauderdale

The distance between Fort Myers and Fort Lauderdale is 221 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 02 hours 27 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 Myers and Fort Lauderdale. The current time is 03:52:50.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 04 hours 35 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 03 hours 26 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 02 hours 45 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 02 hours 17 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 57 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 50 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 42 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 18.38 liters (4.86 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Fort Myers and Fort Lauderdale.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Fort Myers to Fort Lauderdale is $19.92 (diesel $23.54).

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 October 06, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

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

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