Miami Getting There!
Airports & Airlines
Miami metro area is close to Miami International Airport, known as MIA. You might want to check Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood Airport (FLL) as well. Sometimes you might get the best deals to Ft. Lauderdale airport from your city. Almost all major airlines are serving Miami from all over the places. If you are traveling on budget then you might want to check budget airline companies such as Southwest, JetBlue, Airtran and Spirit.
Miami Car Rentals & Transportation
If you are planning to rent a car at Miami airport then catch a bus for your Car rental company from the airport arrival section. For visitors who are not planning to rent a car but staying at hotel then you might want to check with your hotel front desk in advance about shuttle service from airport to the hotel. Usually most of all hotels are providing airport shuttle service to their guests. Last option is to hire a cab.
Based on my personal experience, for all scheduled flights following is the journey duration from different regions of United States
- Northeast Region: 2.5 to 3 hours
- Midwest Region: 3 to 4 hours
- West Coast Region: 5 to 6 hours