Boat in Captiva Island

McCarthy's Marina

This is where Captiva Cruises departs from.
Ferry in Fort Myers Beach

Key West Express

Offers a daily sailing to Key West aboard a high-speed catamaran ferry that departs from a dock on the mainland (take a left just prior to the causeway). The trip takes 3½ hours so you may want to consider an overni…
Bus in Sarasota

Sarasota County Area Transit

Buses have no transfers and no Sunday service. Bus 4 connects Ringling Blvd with St Armands Circle and Lido Key Beach; bus 11 heads to Siesta Key.
Airport in Fort Myers

Southwest Florida International Airport

Take I-75 from Fort Myers and exit 131/Daniels Pkwy. This is also the main airport for nearby Naples.
Trolleybus in Fort Myers Beach

LeeTran Trolley

Plies the island's length daily, and connects to Fort Myers buses at Summerlin Sq on the mainland.
Bus in Fort Myers


Routes run to Fort Myers Beach and Pine Island, but not to Sanibel or Captiva Islands.
Airport in Sarasota

Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport

Served by many major airlines. Go north on Hwy 41, and right on University Ave.
Bus in Sarasota Keys


Runs trolleys and buses on Anna Maria Island and Longboat Key.
Bus in Sarasota Keys


Offers bus routes from Sarasota to Lido and Siesta Keys.
Bus in Sarasota


Connects Sarasota with Miami, Fort Myers and Tampa.