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Fort Lauderdale travel tips

1) Feel free to discover neighbouring cities around Fort Lauderdale

Despite Florida's large size, the distance between different cities is relatively small. If you finish exploring Fort Lauderdale, you can spend only 1.5 hours getting to the neighbouring towns, like West Palm Beach or Miami, located only 110 kilometres from Fort Lauderdale.

2) Choose Wilton Manors in Fort Lauderdale as a place for a family

Wilton Manors in Fort Lauderdale is an ideal district for family pastimes. Make sure to visit Colohatchee Park and Richardson Historic Park to distract from the city.

3) Come to Georgie's Alibi bar in Fort Lauderdale after 21:00

When it is 21:00 on your watches in Fort Lauderdale, head to Georgie's Alibi to get drinks at more affordable prices (before 21:00, they cost more). They have a pleasant playlist of Top 40s and country blockbusters.

Travelers usually depart from O Hare International, Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International, Chicago, IL - Union Station, or Chicago Downtown Greyhound Station when they travel from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale. Book your trip to arrive at Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Ft Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale-Broward Blvd Park & Ride, Fort Lauderdale Amtrak, or Fort Lauderdale Executive. The distance between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale is 1907 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and JetBlue Airways. Chicago and Fort Lauderdale have 305 direct flights per week.

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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Chicago to Fort Lauderdale?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale takes around 3.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale?
The flight distance between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale is 1907 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale?
Several carriers operate flights between Chicago and Fort Lauderdale. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, United Airlines, JetBlue Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chicago?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chicago and London, Manchester, Athens, Dublin, New York, Las Vegas, Vilnius, Los Angeles, Denver, Orlando, Minneapolis, Barcelona, Austin, Edinburgh, San Francisco, Paris, Nashville, Atlanta, Glasgow, Riga.
What are the most popular routes to and from Fort Lauderdale?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Fort Lauderdale and Plattsburgh, London, Montreal, Tallinn, San Juan, Reykjavik, Manchester, Dublin, Niagara Falls, Riga, Toronto, Caracas, New York, Edmonton, Athens, Nassau, Detroit, Edinburgh, Hamilton, Winnipeg.
Which airports are there in Chicago?
Chicago is mainly served by O Hare International. But there are other airports nearby, including Chicago Midway International, Chicago Rockford International.
What airports are near Chicago?
The main airport in Chicago is O Hare International. It is also served by General Mitchell International, Gerald R. Ford International, Dane County Regional, Central Illinois Regional, General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International, Quad City International, Fort Wayne International, South Bend International, Decatur, Kalamazoo/Battle Creek International.
What airports are near Fort Lauderdale?
The main airport in Fort Lauderdale is Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International. It is also served by Miami International, Southwest Florida International, Palm Beach International, Punta Gorda, Orlando Melbourne International, Naples Municipal, Vero Beach Regional.
What buses and trains depart from Chicago?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Chicago, including Amtrak train, Greyhound.
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