How long does it take to drive to Key West?
Driving the Overseas Highway is a one-of-a-kind experience. You will see some of the most spectacular scenery in the State. You will literally be driving right over the ocean and across a thin chain of islands and bridges, including the famous 7-Mile Bridge. These bridges connect 34 islands that make up the Florida Keys.
What are some good items to bring on the bus ride to Key West?
The road trip takes about 4 hours. Here are some good things to bring to keep you comfortable on the trip: a smart phone, tablet computer, MP3 player, books, magazines, camera, snacks, sleeping shades, and an a travel pillow.
Do you offer Wi-Fi on the bus ride to Key West?
Yes, we are pleased to offer free onboard WiFi. Due to the nature of the technology, we are not responsible for interruptions of service that are beyond our control.
Do we stop on the way to Key West?
It depends. If passengers wish to take a break, we will stop at the McDonalds in Tavernier at approximately 9:00 AM. There is also a convince store and a grocery store in the same vicinity.
Is there a driver and guide on board for the to and from journeys?
Yes, there is a driver/guide on board for the journeys to and from Key West.
Where is the Key West Tour bus stop?
We drop-off and pick-up at the Tour Bus Stop located next to the Mel Fisher Museum (200 Greene Street) in Old Key West. Nearby attractions include: Duval Street, Mallory Square, Shipwreck Museum, Custom House Museum, Audubon House, Harry Truman Little White House, and Ernest Hemingway House.
How much free time do we have in Key West?
You'll have approximately 6 hours to explore Key West at your leisure.
What is there to see in Key West?
You'll have approximately 6 hours to explore Key West. Famous for its history, this tropical island is home to famous landmarks such as the Southernmost Point in the United States, Mel Fisher's Treasure Hunting Museum, Ernest Hemingway's House with the 6-toed cats, Fort Zachary Taylor, and a spooky above ground cemetery just to name a few. There's also fun water activities, like snorkeling, a glass bottom boat ride, jet ski tours, and parasailing.
What time do we return from Key West?
The bus returns to Miami at approximately 9:30 PM and returns to Fort Lauderdale at approximately 10:30 PM.
Will you take me back to my hotel after the tour?
Yes, after the tour, we will return you back to your hotel. Miami Tour Company offers complimentary drop-off service to all hotels in Miami Beach and Downtown Miami.
Are there beaches in Key West?
There are a two beaches in Key West, the most popular is located at Fort Zachary Taylor, at the southern end of the park. Key West is a great watersports destination, so bring a bathing suit and sunscreen, if you plan to get wet.
How do people dress in Key West?
Key West is really casual. A sundress for ladies and khaki shorts for guys is as dressed up as anyone ever gets.
Where can I park my car?
We recommend parking across the street from our main terminal at 1657 Washington Ave, Miami Beach, FL 33139. There is a 6 story parking garage across the street. The charge is $1 per hour, with a daily maximum charge for $15. This is the cheapest parking in South Beach!
Can I bring luggage on the bus?
Yes, you many bring one piece of luggage and one carry on bag, per person.
Do I need to make a reservation?
Yes, the tour sells out. Avoid hassles, stress, and disappointments. Book ahead for guaranteed reservations. Booking online take less than 2-minutes.
How do I buy tickets?
Purchase tickets online, or call us.
Do I need to print my ticket?
No, a printed receipt is not necessary to board the bus. The driver will have your last name on the manifest and be expecting you.
Will you pick me up from my hotel?
Yes. Free pick-up is available from all hotels in South Beach, Miami Beach, and Downtown Miami.