How Far is Marco Island from Naples
It seems that people hear and learn about Marco Island beaches and attractions, but often don�t really know where it is. The most common questions are often geographical, like how far is Marco Island from Naples? How far is Marco Island from Miami? How far is Marco Island from the Everglades? What is the closest airport to Marco Island? How far is Marco Island from Key West? Is Marco Island near Disney World? etc, etc, etc. Look no further. Your answers are here. Click on links for maps and directions.
Marco Island is about 18 miles south of the center of Naples on the gulf coast of southern Florida. From Marco Island you will travel off the island on Hwy 951 over the Jolley Bridge, a very panoramic view, and then north on the Tamiami Trail (Hwy 41) into Naples. Naples is the shopping center for Marco Island, since the island is full mainly with beautiful homes, condos, resorts, restaurants and only a few hotels. How Far is Marco Island From Naples?
Marco Island is also only a day trip away from the excitement of Fort Lauderdale and Miami. Fort Lauderdale is 116 miles away and most easily reached on I-75, which has been named Alligator Alley. Miami is 105 miles when reached on the Tamiami Trail (Hwy 41) where you will have easy access to Everglades attractions and may be able to share the trip with alligators and armadillos along the side of the road.
Key West is another story. The drive from Marco Island to Key West is 233 miles, including nearly 100 miles on the causeways. A shorter day trip can be had by going 137 miles to Key Largo, the first of the major keys. A more enjoyable trip may be the boat from Marco Island direct to Key West (in season) operated by Key West Express less than 4 hours each way with time in Key West.
The closest airport to Marco Island is the Regional Southwest International Airport (RSW) in Ft. Myers, about 47 miles from Marco Island. It is easily reached via I-75 in less than an hour depending on traffic and time of day.
If you are thinking of going to Disney World or the other Orlando attractions while on Marco Island, think again. Orlando is 216 miles away. Save it for another trip, and just relax on �Marco� as most of our guests do.