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Modes of Transportation

Here are the various transportation options available in Southeast Florida (Broward, Indian River, Martin, Palm Beach and St. Lucie counties). Choose your favorite mode of transportation to find out more information and resources related to that mode, then take the transportation challenge.

Train

Rail

Explore Tri-Rail, providing service along a 72-mile corridor in Palm Beach, Broward, and Miami-Dade counties. There are a total of eighteen stations.

Six Stations in Palm Beach

Boca Raton

Boyton Beach

Delray Beach

Mangonia Park

Palm Beach

West Palm Beach

Seven Stations in Broward County

Cypress Creek

Deerfield Beach

Hollywood

Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport at Dania Beach

Pompano Beach

Sheridan Street

Five Stations in Miami-Dade County

Golden Glades

Hialeah Market

Metrorail Transfer

Miami Airport Station

Opa-locka

All have shuttle services to/from Tri-Rail stations to other major destinations.


Bus

Bus

Ride around South Florida without having to worry about parking or the cost of gasoline. Use the following options based on the county you live in:

Broward County Transit
Offering fixed route bus, express and community buses and paratransit (door-to-door) services in Broward County.

Indian River County Transit–GoLine
Serves Indian River County through 15 fixed routes. A door-to-bus stop connector is available for riders without access to a GoLine bus stop.

Martin County Public Transit
Serves Martin County with connectivity to St. Lucie County and a Commuter Express Route that offers connectivity to Palm Beach County.

Palm Tran
Palm Tran operates fixed-route and demand response services in Palm Beach County.

Treasure Coast Connector
Community Transit, a division of Council on Aging of St. Lucie, Inc. (COASL), provides fixed route and demand response services in St. Lucie County.

I-95 Express Bus
Several express bus routes are operated by Broward County Transit and Miami-Dade Transit along I-95 express lanes to accommodate peak hour travel.

I-595 Express Bus
The 595 Express Bus provides service along I-595 from the BB&T Center park & ride in Sunrise and the Davie park & ride. BB&T service travels to downtown Miami/Brickell and Miami Civic Center.

These services are further described on the website of each of these agencies.

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Many of these agencies also offer complimentary on-call services for individuals who are not able to use the regular fixed route bus service because of a disability, age or other limitations.


Carpool

Ridesharing

Ridesharing is a great way to cutting down transportation costs and reducing your carbon footprint. Visit South Florida Commuter Services to find out more about commute options such as carpooling and vanpooling and other commuter programs.


Telework

Telework

Telework is a work arrangement whereby employees are allowed to perform the normal duties and responsibilities of their positions through the use of computers or telecommunications, at home or another place apart from the employees' usual place of work. Ask your supervisor or human resources staff if you can telework during Mobility Week.


Bicycling

Bicycling

Bicycling is one of the most utilized modes of active transportation in Southeast Florida. Thousands of Southeast Florida residents bike to work as their primary mode or use their bikes in conjunction with bus/rail.

For information on bicycling, visit the following resources:

Indian River County Bike Lanes and Bike Paths

Martin County Bicycle Map

St. Lucie County Bicycle Facilities Map

Palm Beach County Bicycle Suitability Map

City of Boca Raton Bicycle Suitability Map

Bike Broward Interactive Bicycle Trip Planner

Biking Through Broward County Parks

Route A1A Trails

Strava Metro Data


Walking

Walking

Walking has significant benefits on our transportation system, environment and on our personal health. Visit mapmywalk to find printable walking maps of any city. The resources below provide information on pedestrian laws, responsibilities and safety tips.


Walking and Bicycling Safety

Under Florida law, a bicycle is considered a vehicle, and is entitled to share the road with cars, trucks and other vehicles. Become familiar with state traffic laws that apply to bicycles and pedestrians.

Additional bicycle and pedestrian resources are listed below.

Florida Pedestrian/Bicycling Safety Resource Center

National Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center

Florida Pedestrian and Bicycle Law Synopsis

Florida Bicycle Association


Other Resources

You can always use other options such as taxis, private car share or ride hailing services for your last mile connectivity or in conjunction with other commuter benefits programs.