When everyday life starts to become routine, an escape from reality is exactly what you need. You don’t even need to leave South Florida to discover one of the most gorgeous destinations in the country. It’s time to start planning the Miami to West Palm Beach getaway of your dreams! Don’t forget to access your free copy of our Insider’s Guide today. It’s the only resource you need to take advantage of everything the city has to offer.
Plan the Perfect Miami to West Palm Beach Trip
It’s only 73 miles from downtown Miami to West Palm Beach. What are you waiting for? Read our tips and prepare for an unforgettable vacation.
How to Get Here
Travel from Miami is pretty straightforward. The journey is just a little over an hour by car, so hop on I-95 South, roll down the windows, and enjoy the open road. If you don’t want to worry about your car, bus service frequently runs between the two destinations. The bus from Miami to West Palm Beach lasts about two hours on average, and bus tickets start at $8 for a one-way trip.
Another travel option is to take the Brightline to West Palm Beach from Miami. The train leaves Miami at least once every hour and takes one hour and 15 minutes. Ticket prices start at $20 one way. Reserve your seat today!
What to Pack
Make sure you’re prepared before you head off to West Palm Beach. Don’t forget to include these must-have items when packing for your next trip to paradise!
- An Instagram-worthy swimsuit
- A fabulous pair of sunglasses
- The perfect beach bag
- An oversized sun hat
- A good book
- Plenty of sunscreen
Stops Along the Way
You have your tickets, your bags are packed, and you’re on your way to West Palm Beach. The short journey is also extremely scenic, and it’s definitely worth making a stop in beautiful Ft. Lauderdale along the way. Window shop along Las Olas Boulevard, stroll through the Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment District, or soak up the sun on the beach before making your way to the Palm Beaches.
What to Do in West Palm Beach
Sunshine, sand, and lush palms will greet you when you arrive in West Palm Beach. Spend a day lounging on the white sand beaches, strolling through a museum art gallery, or pampering yourself at one of the best spas in the area.
No matter how you decide to spend your time in Palm Beach County, you’re guaranteed to make memories to last a lifetime!
End Your Journey at Casa Grandview
After your trip from Miami to West Palm Beach, you’ll need a place to rest your head. Casa Grandview, a sophisticated hotel in the heart of West Palm Beach, has everything you need to feel at home. Consider staying in our gorgeous Charleston House unit during your retreat. This historic two-bedroom home features a full kitchen, spacious entertainment areas, and a screened lanai for al fresco dining. Guests enjoy access to premium amenities, such as the heated saline pool and free bicycle rentals.