How to Get From Miami Airport To South Beach

If you’re flying into Miami International Airport (MIA) – South Beach is only 12 miles away!

Miami Beach Airport Express Bus

From MIA to South Beach

Miami International Airport (MIA) is located approximately 12 miles west of South Beach, and on a typical day, it’s about a 30-minute drive. If you’re not planning to leave Miami Beach during your stay, skip the rental car and grab a taxi, Uber/Lyft rideshares, or hop on the Miami Beach Airport Express Bus from the airport. 

3 Ride Options

Miami Beach Airport Express Bus – Miami International to South Beach – only $2.25. It’s a great deal! Read our “Airport Express Bus” post here.

Taxi – Miami International to South Beach – flat rate of $35. There is no charge to share a cab, and the price includes all tolls.

Uber/Lyft Rideshare – Miami International to South Beach – Approximately $25 -$30 (not including traffic delays or other factors).

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You really don't need a car in South Beach

Miami Beach (especially South Beach) is a walkable city with good public transportation. So walk, bike, or use the city’s free trolley system to get around the island. Another reason to skip the rental car – hotel parking is expensive.

See you on Lincoln Road.