Trippy
 
  Questions  
Drive      Fly      Stay      Login    Signup

Miami to Galveston drive

(tap on any row to expand for more details)

  Miami
 Jupiter
 Orlando
 Lake City
 Tallahassee
 Pensacola
 Biloxi
 Baton Rouge
 Nederland (Texas)
   Galveston 
2 travelers   /   driving   /   3 days   /   no pets   /   no RV

From:
To:
Depart:
Return:
Get:    


Miami to Galveston road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Miami to Galveston. If you're planning a road trip to Galveston, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between Miami and Galveston. Camping along the way? View RV campgrounds between Miami and Galveston. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

customize this trip
 Day 1

9:00 am  start in Miami
drive for about 1.5 hours

10:21 am  Jupiter
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 11:21 am
drive for about 2.5 hours

1:46 pm  Orlando
stay for about 3 hours
and leave at 4:46 pm
drive for about 2.5 hours

7:10 pm  Lake City
stay overnight and leave the next day around 10:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 6 hours
find more stops

 Day 2

10:00 am  leave from Lake City
drive for about 1.5 hours

11:42 am  Tallahassee
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:42 pm
drive for about 3 hours

3:43 pm  Pensacola
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:43 pm
drive for about 2 hours

6:39 pm  Biloxi
stay overnight at Beau Rivage
leave the next day around 10:00 am

day 2 driving ≈ 6.5 hours
find more stops

 Day 3

10:00 am  leave from Beau Rivage
drive for about 2.5 hours

12:18 pm  Baton Rouge
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 1:18 pm
drive for about 3 hours

4:23 pm  Nederland (Texas)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 5:23 pm
drive for about 2 hours

7:23 pm  arrive in Galveston
eat at Fisherman's Wharf

day 3 driving ≈ 7.5 hours
find more stops

drive this trip in  


  Change your route
From:
To:
 
  Alternate route
Enter a city to drive through on the way from Miami to Galveston.
Via:
 

Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is Miami, 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?

Jupiter  (5 answers)

Orlando  (138 answers)
    The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter  (16 mentions)
    Universal CityWalk  (8 mentions)
    Universal's Islands of Adventure  (7 mentions)
    Universal Studios Islands of Adventure  (5 mentions)
    Orlando Premium Outlets - International Dr  (5 mentions)
    restaurants around Orlando:
        Cafe Tu Tu Tango
        Emeril's Orlando
        SeaWorld
        Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville
        Hard Rock Cafe
    questions about Orlando:
        How many days for Disney + universal?
        What to do during one day in Orlando that's not Disney World
        Top golf courses in Orlando?
        Fine dining for client meeting in Orlando
        What's the best time of year to visit theme parks?

Lake City

Tallahassee  (10 answers)
    questions about Tallahassee:
        Best free things to do in Tallahassee?

Pensacola  (26 answers)
    questions about Pensacola:
        Where to stay two hours from Pensacola from St louis
        Road Work Traffic Delay?

Biloxi  (21 answers)
    hotels around Biloxi:
        Beau Rivage
    questions about Biloxi:
        Hotel for Biloxi MS

Baton Rouge  (16 answers)
    Chelsea's Cafe  (4 mentions)
    The Varsity Theatre  (3 mentions)
    questions about Baton Rouge:
        Great music spots in Baton Rouge?
        Must Eats in Baton Rouge?
        Best free things to do in Baton Rouge?

Nederland (Texas)


Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Galveston, Texas.

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


Where's the best place to eat in Galveston?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

Trippy members suggest Fisherman's Wharf, which was mentioned 2 times.

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




What are some things to do in Galveston?

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

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 Galveston. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Valerie from Los Angeles asked:
What is your favorite restaurant in Galveston?  (5 answers)

profile  Christopher from asked:
Cruises effected by hurricane  (2 answers)

profile  Paula from asked:
places to stay  (1 answer)

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




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 Galveston to Miami 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 Miami to Galveston. Or get a full Miami to Galveston 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 Miami well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Miami!





At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 1,220 miles
driving time of 17 hours, 10 minutes
Galveston is 1 hour behind Miami
133 Miami travel answers
5 Jupiter travel answers
138 Orlando travel answers
1 Lake City travel answer
10 Tallahassee travel answers
26 Pensacola travel answers
21 Biloxi travel answers
16 Baton Rouge travel answers
1 Nederland (Texas) travel answer
16 Galveston travel answers





VIEW DETAILED MAP

Driving directions from Miami to Galveston

Get Driving Directions



   
Questions   ·   Destinations   ·   Drive   ·   Fly   ·   Airports   ·   Stay   ·   Search

Login   ·   FAQ   ·   About   ·   Feedback   ·   Privacy   ·   Terms