Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Sarasota to Fort Myers. If you're planning a road trip to Fort Myers, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between Sarasota and Fort Myers. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
11:00 am start in Sarasota
drive for about 33 minutes
11:33 am Venice (Florida)
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 12:33 pm
drive for about 45 minutes
1:18 pm Punta Gorda
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 2:18 pm
drive for about 28 minutes
2:47 pm The Shell Factory and Nature Park
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 3:47 pm
drive for about 11 minutes
3:58 pm arrive in Fort Myers
driving ≈ 2 hours
Your starting point is Sarasota, Florida.
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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.
Your final destination is Fort Myers, Florida.
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