The driving distance from Fort Lauderdale, Florida to Key West, Florida is:

188 miles / 303 km

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Driving distance from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Key West, FL

The total driving distance from Fort Lauderdale, FL to Key West, FL is 188 miles or 303 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. It ends in Key West, Florida.

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It is possible to take a day trip from Fort Lauderdale to Key West. Take the famous US 1 to the Florida Keys to Key West, where the highway ends. It takes about 1 hour 45 minutes from Fort Lauderdale to Key Largo, the gateway to Florida Keys.

The Atlantic Ocean is located on the east and the Gulf of Mexico is on the west of the Florida Keys. You will probably need about 3 1/2 hours to drive on the Scenic Byway to Key West.

Key West is the southernmost city in the United States. It is only 90 miles from Cuba. It offers visitors sunshine, great outdoor dining experiences, unique historical sites, water sports and street arts.

The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum is one of the most popular tourist attraction sites. Located in the Old Town Key West area, Hemingway's Spanish Colonial style home was built in 1851 and restored in the early 1930s. Today the home is listed as one of the National Historical Landmark in the United States.

It is open 365 days a year and a 30-minute guided tour is included with the admission fee.

Mallory Square is the best place to see the sunset in Key West. Enjoy the sunset while being entertained by local musicians and artists.

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

City: Fort Lauderdale
State: Florida
Country: United States
Category: cities

Key West, Florida

City: Key West
State: Florida
Country: United States
Category: cities

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