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Key West to Orlando drive

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Key West to Orlando road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Key West to Orlando. If you're planning a road trip to Orlando, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best restaurants, hotels, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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 Day 1

11:00 am  start in Key West
drive for about 1 hour

12:07 pm  Marathon
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 1:07 pm
drive for about 1 hour

2:13 pm  Key Largo
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 3:13 pm
drive for about 1 hour

4:25 pm  Coral Gables
stay overnight and leave the next day around 10:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 3.5 hours
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 Day 2

10:00 am  leave from Coral Gables
drive for about 1.5 hours

11:19 am  West Palm Beach
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 12:19 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

1:40 pm  Vero Beach
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:40 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

4:08 pm  Royal St. Cloud Golf Links
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 5:08 pm
drive for about 33 minutes

5:40 pm  arrive in Orlando
eat at Cafe Tu Tu Tango
stay at Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort

day 2 driving ≈ 4.5 hours
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Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is Key West, Florida.

You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.

How many cars do we need?

Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.

Where should I stop along the way?

Marathon  (6 answers)
Key Largo  (10 answers)
    questions about Key Largo:
        Restaurant Recommendations?
        What's the best neighborhood in Key Largo for a first time visitor?
        What is your favorite restaurant in Key Largo?
Coral Gables  (15 answers)
    Vizcaya Museum and Gardens  (9 mentions)
    Bayside Marketplace  (9 mentions)
    PĂ©rez Art Museum Miami  (8 mentions)
    Wynwood Walls  (7 mentions)
    Wynwood Arts District  (5 mentions)
    restaurants around Coral Gables:
        Seasons 52
        Dolphin Mall
        Eating House Miami
        Wynwood Kitchen & Bar
    questions about Coral Gables:
        Any good restaurants in Coral Gable?
        What is your favorite restaurant in Coral Gables?
West Palm Beach  (11 answers)
    questions about West Palm Beach:
        Looking for a hotel with a great view
        Restaurants in West Palm Beach - casual with good beers on tap
        Where are popular areas to stay in West Palm Beach?
        What's the best neighborhood in West Palm Beach for a first time visitor?
Vero Beach  (2 answers)
Royal St. Cloud Golf Links

Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Orlando, Florida.

You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.

Where's the best place to stay in Orlando?

Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?

The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Orlando.

If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort, which was mentioned 2 times on Trippy.

Here are some more hotels people talk about:

Want to research more popular hotels in Orlando? Click the blue button below.

Where's the best place to eat in Orlando?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

Trippy members suggest Cafe Tu Tu Tango, which was mentioned 5 times.

Here are some more restaurants people talk about:

Emeril's Orlando  (4 mentions)
SeaWorld  (4 mentions)
Hard Rock Cafe  (4 mentions)

Want to research more popular restaurants in Orlando? Click the blue button below.

What are some things to do in Orlando?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:

Universal CityWalk  (8 mentions)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Orlando. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

 Kimmy Lee from Los Angeles asked:
How many days for Disney + universal?  (13 answers)

 miss M from Los Angeles asked:
What to do during one day in Orlando that's not Disney World  (10 answers)

 Colby Danforth from Providence asked:
Top golf courses in Orlando?  (9 answers)

 Andreas Rossi from Manhattan asked:
Fine dining for client meeting in Orlando  (8 answers)

 Alexander Wise from Fort Walton Beach asked:
What's the best time of year to visit theme parks?  (7 answers)

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Orlando.

Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Orlando to Key West drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Key West to Orlando. Or get a full Key West to Orlando flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend. Maybe try typing in a faraway location like London, Hong Kong, or Sydney, and get inspired for your dream trip around the world.

And if you know Key West well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Key West!

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At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 393 miles
driving time of 6 hours, 51 minutes
58 Key West travel answers
6 Marathon travel answers
10 Key Largo travel answers
15 Coral Gables travel answers
11 West Palm Beach travel answers
2 Vero Beach travel answers
136 Orlando travel answers

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