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Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi

  • Hop-on hop-off Fort Lauderdale water taxi valid for 12 hours
  • Float along the waterways that give Fort Lauderdale its nickname the 'Venice of America'
  • Get on and off at any of the stops in Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood to visit shops, bars, eateries, and more
Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi
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Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi; valid for all 15 stops
From US$28.00
Happy Hours- AFTER 5pm ONLY
After 5pm Only- Everyday
From US$18.00

The best way to see Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood! Hop on & hop off at any of the15 stops all day for one low price.  Enjoy Fort Lauderdale’s restaurants, bars, beaches and shopping while traveling by the magnificent mansions and yachts of the rich and famous. Experience Hollywood by hopping on the Margaritaville Express, that travels through Port Everglades and brings you directly to the 5 O'Clock Somewhere Bar at the Margaritaville Resort. Hollywood offers one of the top beaches in the country and there is plenty to see and do along the world famous Broadwalk.

What to Expect

Join the party every day after 5pm for Happy Hours when ticket prices are reduced and 2 for 1 Beer, Wine and Cocktails are offered aboard select boats. The Water Taxi also has a Cruise & Save program that offers discounts at over 60 partner shops, restaurants and attractions. Simply show  your ticket and enjoy the savings.

Please board at any of the 15 Water Taxi stops most convenient to you.  Tickets can be redeemed for up to 1 year from the date of purchase.

You will soon see why the Water Taxi is "More than just a boat ride".


Fort Lauderdale:

  • Stop 1: Riverside Hotel/Stranahan House- 335 SE 6th Ave
  • Stop 2: Las Olas Shops and Restaurants- 904 E Las Olas Blvd
  • Stop 3: 15th Street Fisheries- 1900 SE 15th Street
  • Stop 4: Hilton Marina/Convention Center- 1881 SE 17th Street (Hollywood/Margaritaville Connection)
  • Stop 5: Bahia Mar (South End-Beach Access) - 3001 Harbor Drive
  • Stop 6: Beach Place (Beach Access) – End of Cortez Street at the Intracoastal
  • Stop 7: Gallery One Doubletree/Galleria Mall- 2670 E Sunrise Blvd.
  • Stop 8: Birch State Park- 3109 E Sunrise Blvd.
  • Stop 9: Shooters Waterfront- 3033 NE 32nd Ave
  • Stop 10: Bokampers Sports Bar & Grill (Furthest North Stop)- 3115 NE 32nd Ave

Downtown Fort Lauderdale:

  • Stop R1: The Historic Downtowner Saloon- 10 S New River Drive East
  • Stop R2: Briny Irish Pub- 40 W Las Olas Blvd.
  • Stop R3: Pirate Republic Bar- 400 SW 3rd Ave
  • Stop R4: Esplanade Park- 420 SW 2nd Street


  • Stop H1: Margaritaville Beach Resort/5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar- 1111 N Ocean Drive


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Reviews (62)
1 - 5 of 22 reviews
Reviewed 16 October 2018
Fun way to see ft lauderdale

We rode the water taxi on our trip to Ft.Lauderdale in January. It’s fun, you can jump on and off as you please. Great for a relaxing sightseeing trip.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank daisylover59
Reviewed 7 October 2018
Great way to explore Ft. Lauderdale and it's canal's

A flexible way to sail around with the jump on/jump off concept. We went on at stop 5 and decided to go South to stop 1 where we went off. After a walk and a lunch we jumped on again at stop 2 going back...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank Anders A
Reviewed 15 August 2018
Dont waste your time.

We had to wait over an hour at one stop. You have to show your ticket each time you get on which was a hassle. Our next stop, we shopped and wanted to get back on the taxi to go eat somewhere. We waited 45...More

Date of experience: July 2018
8  Thank rogalinskimolly
Reviewed 6 August 2018

it was a hot Saturday, with 8 people looking for something different and fun. We took a water taxi after 5 pm. So after 5 the prices go down for adults and best of all it's happy hour 2 for 1. If you are lucky...More

Date of experience: June 2018
5  Thank maryann g
Reviewed 10 July 2018
Over priced

This used to be a really great way to see the Intercoastal waterway and all the luxury homes and yachts, but the price has gone up terribly in the last couple of years. It is now $28.00 per person for all day (hop on-hop off),...More

Date of experience: June 2018
15  Thank kathy52722
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