Orlando is about 50 miles from the beaches
Would you like to take a daytrip from Orlando to the beach?
We will provide different routes to get you from Orlando to the beaches. There are different options to get from Orlando to the beaches. We will list four routes to different beaches. We will also provide a bus and train schedule to get to the beach.
Driving From Orlando to the Beach
Orlando is centrally located in Florida so there is no beach in the city. There are three beaches on the east coast portion of Florida that are close to Orlando. New Smyrna Beach is the closest beach from Orlando at 55.4 miles. Nearby Daytona Beach is a close second at 55.8 miles from Orlando. Both are northeast of Orlando. Cocoa Beach is 59.8 east miles from Orlando. The closest beach on the Gulf Coast from Orlando is Hernando Beach, which is 87 miles.
New Smyrna Beach is about an hour away from Orlando and is 14.6 miles south of Daytona Beach. Motorist will take Interstate 4 East to Florida 44. New Smyrna Beach has 17 miles of beaches along with restaurants, shops and hotels.
Daytona Beach is also an hour away from Orlando. Motorists can take I-4 East until it ends at I-95 North. Then U.S. 92 until it ends into Daytona.
There are 23 miles of beach in Daytona Beach and cars can drive on the beach. The Daytona International Speedway and the LPGA International – Hills Golf Course are among the attractions in Daytona Beach.
Cocoa Beach is east of Orlando and motorists can follow Florida 528 all the way to A1A south into Cocoa Beach. Cocoa Beach
Hernando Beach is the west of Orlando. Motorists start off on Florida 408 to Florida 50 to end at Hernando Beach on the Gulf Coast.
How far Orlando to Daytona Beach by bus?
The distance between Orlando and Daytona Beach by bus is around 90 minutes to 2 hours depending on the time of day.
There are six Flixbuses and around five Greyhound buses that run daily from Orlando to Daytona Beach.
Some buses depart as early as 4:40 a.m. and run until 8:45 p.m.
Ticket prices range between $26.99 and $32.99
There are multiple bus stops that depart from the Orlando area:
The Orlando Bus Stop, 555 N John Young Pkwy, 32805 Orlando, FL
Flixbus Station, 4953 International Dr, Orlando, FL.
Kissimmee North Bus Stop, 1471 East Osceola Parkway. Kissimmee, FL 34744.
Orlando International Airport, 1 Jeff Fuqua Boulevard, Orlando, FL 32827.
Here is the bus schedule that runs between Orlando and Daytona Beach:
4:40 a.m. Flixbus Kissimmee North to Daytona Beach 6:30 p.m. $19.99
5:10 a.m. Flixbus Orlando International Drive to Daytona Beach 6:30 p.m. $16.99
10:35 a.m. Flixbus Orlando International Drive to Daytona Beach noon $16.99
10:55 Flixbus Orlando Bus Station to Daytona Beach noon $16.99
3:25 p.m. Flixbus Kissimmee North to Daytona Beach 5:30 p.m. $16.99
4:20 p.m. Flixbus Orlando International Drive to Daytona Beach 5:30 p.m. $16.99
5:20 p.m. Greyhound Orlando Bus Station to Daytona Beach $16.99
8:45 p.m. Greyhound Orlando Bus Station to Daytona Beach $16.99
Train from Orlando to Daytona Beach
Taking a train from Orlando to Daytona Beach takes approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes
The costs of a train ticket between Orlando and Daytona Beach is around $67. There two trains that run between the two cities.
The 98 Silver Meter train leaves the Orlando train station at 1:36 p.m. and takes a two hour and 40 minute ride and arrives at Daytona Beach around 4 p.m.
The second train departs from Orlando in the evening at 7:25 p.m.and arrives in Daytona Beach at 9:45 p.m.