Both of Fort Lauderdale’s public transit terminals are in or close to downtown. Greyhound buses pull in at 515 NE 3rd St, while the Amtrak and Tri-Rail train station (t 1-800/TRI-RAIL, w www.tri-rail.com) is two miles west at 200 SW 21st Terrace – take bus #22 into town ($1.50). The main local visitor centre is at 100 E Broward Blvd, Suite 200 (Mon–Fri 8.30am–5pm; t 1-800/22-SUNNY, w www.sunny.org).
Local bus #11 runs twice hourly along Las Olas Boulevard between downtown and the beach. You can also use the water taxi (all-day pass $15; t 954/467-6677, w www.watertaxi.com), which can take you almost anywhere along Fort Lauderdale’s many miles of waterfront.Read More