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Travelers usually depart from Detroit Metropolitan, Detroit, MI Train station, Detroit, Detroit-Southwest, or Willow Run Airport when they travel from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale. Book your trip to arrive at Fort Lauderdale–Hollywood International, Ft Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale Amtrak, Fort Lauderdale-Broward Blvd Park & Ride, or Fort Lauderdale Executive. The distance between Detroit and Fort Lauderdale is 1820 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Frontier Airlines, and United Airlines. Detroit and Fort Lauderdale have 401 direct flights per week.

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Fort Lauderdale travel tips

1) Seclude in Royal Palm Park in Fort Lauderdale

Beach rest is very popular in Fort Lauderdale. To ride your travel horse off the beaten path, take a blanket and sunbathe in Royal Palm Park. There are no crowds, only secluded rest with a book near the Middle River.

2) Learn about Fort Lauderdale's founding at the Stranahan House Museum

Head to 335 SE 6th Avenue in Fort Lauderdale to learn about Fort Lauderdale's founding at the Stranahan House Museum. The Stranahans were the first settlers of Fort Lauderdale, and the museum hosts plenty of originally saved artefacts.

3) Eat out listening to jazz and admiring the ocean in Fort Lauderdale

Blue Jean Blues bar, located at 3320 NE 33rd Street in Fort Lauderdale, offers at least three wonderful options. The first one is to eat a tasky Margherita pizza. The second one is to listen to fascinating local jazz bands live. And the third one is to enjoy a view over the ocean.

United States COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in United States – 01/2023
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Most travelers from Detroit, DTW can enter Fort Lauderdale, FLL.

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Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
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  • Masks are recommended in certain settings

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in United States in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Detroit to Fort Lauderdale?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Detroit and Fort Lauderdale takes around 3.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Detroit and Fort Lauderdale?
The flight distance between Detroit and Fort Lauderdale is 1820 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Detroit and Fort Lauderdale?
Several carriers operate flights between Detroit and Fort Lauderdale. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Delta Air Lines, Spirit Airlines.
What are the most popular routes to and from Detroit?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Detroit and London, Las Vegas, Orlando, Austin, Phoenix, Denver, Fort Myers, Miami, Manchester, San Francisco, Seattle, Salt Lake City, Edinburgh, Sacramento, Raleigh, Los Angeles, New York, New Orleans, Houston, Bellingham.
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, Edinburgh, Hamilton, Winnipeg, Calgary.
Which airports are there in Detroit?
Detroit is mainly served by Detroit Metropolitan. But there are other airports nearby, including Willow Run Airport, Coleman A. Young Municipal Airport.
What airports are near Detroit?
The main airport in Detroit is Detroit Metropolitan. It is also served by Cleveland Hopkins International, Gerald R. Ford International, Akron–Canton, Bishop International, Fort Wayne International, Toledo Express, Windsor International, London International, MBS International, Capital Region 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, Vero Beach Regional, Naples Municipal.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Detroit and Fort Lauderdale?
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