Maimi Airport to South Beach Costs?

How much is a taxi from Miami airport to Miami Beach?

Welcome to Miami. You’re making your way through the airport and ready to hit the beach. So how do you get there, and how much does it cost? How much is a taxi from Miami airport to Miami Beach is a frequently asked question on the website.

The good news is that you’re really close. Miami International Airport (MIA) sits just 13 miles west of Miami Beach (South Beach, Lincoln Road). Excluding rush hours, it’ll take about 30 minutes to reach your South Beach hotel.

From MIA to South Beach, taxis charge a flat rate of $35. There is no charge to share a cab, and the price includes all tolls. Note: $35 fare pertains to the area extending from 1st through 63rd street in Miami Beach. Flat rates range from $40 – $55 for areas north of 63rd Street. Here’s a link to rate zones:

You have several other options besides a taxi. Airport bus, shuttle, and ridesharing services are available.


The Miami Beach Airport Express Bus (Route 150) makes traveling between Miami International Airport and South Beach a breeze. The service is fast, easy, and convenient. For just $2.25 each way, passengers ride aboard 40-foot buses equipped with luggage racks, comfortable seating, and air conditioning.

The buses depart every half hour from the airport Metrorail station, which is accessible via a short tram ride from the airport terminals. To reach the tram (aka MIA Mover): exit your concourse and follow the Hot Pink signage to the MIA Mover.

Follow these links for more Express Bus info:

1)  Miami Beach Airport Flyer Bus Website

2) Route Details


Uber and Lyft ridesharing services are super-popular for transportation between Miami International Airport (MIA) and South Beach. Fare estimates from MIA to Lincoln Road start at approximately $28-$35.


Rates for shuttles between Miami International Airport and South Beach start at approximately $20 per person one-way ($10-16 for each additional person) not including tip.

Now that you know how to get to South Beach from MIA, just make sure to visit Lincoln Road for eats, drinks, people-watching, and great shopping.

See you on Lincoln Road.
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