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!
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).
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.