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Address: 1200 Main Street, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Phone Number: +1 239-463-5733
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Description: Get away to Key West, America's Caribbean Paradise, aboard Key West...
Get away to Key West, America's Caribbean Paradise, aboard Key West Express, where getting there is half the fun! What are you waiting for? Climb aboard our sleek, clean, modern, air-conditioned high-speed ferries - Features sundecks, snack bar, cocktails, and big-screen TVs - and we'll have you there in just a few hours!
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Nice Trip - Long Ride a short stay in Key West.

Nice Trip - We bought our tickets and parking pass before our trip which was the smart. When we arrived for the 4 hour boat ride many people were already waiting to buy tickets... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Southwick Ma
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Southwick Ma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Nice Trip - We bought our tickets and parking pass before our trip which was the smart. When we arrived for the 4 hour boat ride many people were already waiting to buy tickets. We were able to board right away at 7:15am even though the boat did not leave until 8:30am. Boarding early was also a good decision because... More 

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Bradenton Beach, Florida
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

I would not take the Key West Express again. We took the boat to Key West on Saturday, July 25 and we returned on July 27. I thought the crew could have been friendlier but they were professional. Travel time is advertised as 3.5 hours. Well, the trip to KW and the return to Ft. Myers were every minute of... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Want to avoid traffic and driving to Key West? Take the Key West Express from Ft Myers Beach to Key West! Great experience, nice people, well kept vessel and a lunge to enjoy your favorite beverage too. Definitely a keeper.

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Kansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The trip was good...beats driving...be sure to bring games to play to fill the time...we signed up for tour and was disappointed with the way we were handled when getting off the boat...then we had to walk to where the trolly was located...it was hot and would have been preferable that it be out in front of where we landed...then,... More 

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South Florida, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We had an amazing, relaxing ride to Key West and back. We would recommend taking the ride. Beautiful sunset on the ride home.

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Naples, Florida
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

First time trip..... July 24th Going down to Key West using the Key West Express the trip was pleasant and staff very accommodating. Seats comfortable, but I did bring a pillow! The drama was on the way back! July 25th. The weather decided not to co- operate causing the ferry ride to be extremely bumpy. Needless to say a lot... More 

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Plant City, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

How have we missed this wonderful way to get to Key West!? It's tough to do the 2 1/2 hr drive from Tampa to Ft. Meyers, then on the return, but... the boat trip was fantastic!!! Couldn't even tell you were on the water - fiancé was so afraid of sea sickness.. but it was so smooth! Great sunset on... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

The staff and crew made it easy to purchase tickets and to get onboard the ship. It is much more convenient than driving a car to and from Key West, because you can sit back and relax on the ferry instead of battling traffic, and searching for parking in Key West. There was plenty of parking available for a reasonable... More 

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Tucson
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

Consider the "Express" when going to Key West from the West Coast of Florida. Round trip tickets are available for one day or multiple day stays. the trip takes about 4 hours on this fast modern jet catamaran. Food service is available on board, and a bar serves just about anything you could want. Be sure to board early as... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

This was our first time on the Key West Express. It was easy to make a reservation, and easy to find the boat. It was much larger and comfortable than we expected too. The seating was comfortable, the staff was friendly and they had everything we needed for a comfortable voyage.

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Additional Information about Key West Express

Address: 1200 Main Street, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931
Phone Number: +1 239-463-5733
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

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