Key Largo travel guide

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You're Going to Love Key Largo

With a population of 10,433, Key Largo is a must-see destination in Florida, United States. It is among the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Consider staying at least one whole day in Key Largo to see all of its attractions.

Where to Eat in Key Largo

If you’re looking for affordable options, Pilot House Restaurant (13 Seagate Boulevard) and Sundowners on The Bay (103900 Overseas Highway) are great picks.

When to visit Key Largo

Key Largo in September
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Key Largo in September
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Key Largo


Although Key Largo doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Miami Airport (MIA), which is located 80 km from Key Largo. The shortest flight to Key Largo from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 21h 14m.


Amtrak is the most popular train carrier serving Key Largo, followed by Train. The train journey from Key Largo to Fort Lauderdale takes 0h 38m and costs around $18 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Winter Park, expect to pay about $44 for a 5h 40m trip.


Another option to get to Key Largo is to pick up a car hire from Miami, which is about 80 km from Key Largo. You’ll find branches of Avis and Dollar, among others, in Miami.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Key Largo, including RedCoach, Jet Set Express and Greyhound. From Fort Lauderdale, the bus ride to Key Largo takes 48 km and will cost you around $72. From West Palm Beach, the ticket costs about $37 for a journey of 169 km.

Airports near Key Largo

Airlines serving Key Largo

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
Good (2,059 reviews)
Air France
Good (836 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,268 reviews)
Qatar Airways
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Austrian Airlines
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Air Canada
Good (4,018 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (202 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (757 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (731 reviews)
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Etihad Airways
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Where to stay in Key Largo

Average rates range from around $331 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $1,167 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Kona Kai Resort and Gallery and Rock Reef Resort.

Where to stay in popular areas of Key Largo

Most booked hotels in Key Largo

Playa Largo Resort & Spa, Autograph Collection
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
Bayside Inn Key Largo
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
Holiday Inn Key Largo
Good (7.7, Good reviews)
Marina Del Mar Resort And Marina
Good (7.5, Good reviews)

Hiring a car in Key Largo

Expect to pay $1.85 per litre in Key Largo (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $22.16 and $29.55. The most frequently booked car type in Key Largo is Full-size (Ford Mustang Convertible or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Nissan Versa Note or similar) is, on average, 57% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.