The driving time from New York, New York to Miami, Florida is:

18 hours, 32 minutes

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Driving time from New York, NY to Miami, FL

How long is the drive from New York, NY to Miami, FL? The total driving time is 18 hours, 32 minutes.

Your trip begins in New York, New York. It ends in Miami, Florida.

If you're planning a road trip, you might be interested in seeing the total driving distance from New York, NY to Miami, FL.

You can also calculate the cost to drive from New York, NY to Miami, FL based on current local gas prices and an estimate of your car's best gas mileage.

Since this is a long drive, you might want to stop halfway and stay overnight in a hotel. You can find the city that is halfway between New York, NY and Miami, FL.

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If you are driving from New York to Miami we suggest stopping at least 4 times for meals, fuel, toilet and rest stops.

Your first stop may be Baltimore, MD, about 190 miles from New York. Baltimore’s seafood like oysters and Maryland crabs are worth a stop. Take I-95 South through Fort McHenry Tunnel (pay toll) to exit 53 (follow the sign -I-395 North, Downtown), bear left off exit and follow signs to the Inner Harbor. (Source:

Another stop you may want to plan for is at Dillon, SC. Dillon is about 6 hours 31 minutes from Baltimore. The town’s hotels, gas stations and restaurants are conveniently located about 3 miles from I-95. Hotels to consider are Hampton Inn Dillon, Days Inn, Econo Lodge, Knights Inn and Super 8 Motel.

Savannah, GA is an ideal stopover destination for a road trip between New York and Miami. You can either stop for lunch or a few days to explore the historic city. If this is just a lunch stop, check out Mrs. Wilkes Dining Room, a.lure and Holland House.

Daytona is about 235 miles from Savannah and you would have about 260 miles to drive before your final destination- Miami. If you are not in a hurry, take time to explore Daytona’s top attraction, The International Speedway.

New York, New York

City: New York
State: New York
Country: United States
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Miami, Florida

City: Miami
State: Florida
Country: United States
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