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
$616
1 night at 3-star hotel
Key Largo in September
Estimated hotel price
$616
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Key Largo

Plane

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 26h 49m.

Train

Amtrak is the most popular train carrier serving Key Largo, followed by Brightline. The train journey from Key Largo to Tampa takes 5h 26m and costs around $59 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Orlando, expect to pay about $59 for a 5h 40m trip.

Car

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 Thrifty and Alamo, among others, in Miami.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Key Largo, including Jet Set Express, RedCoach and FlixBus. From Fort Lauderdale, the bus ride to Key Largo takes 48 km and will cost you around $47. From Fort Myers, the ticket costs about $67 for a journey of 266 km.

Plane

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 26h 49m.

Train

Amtrak is the most popular train carrier serving Key Largo, followed by Brightline. The train journey from Key Largo to Tampa takes 5h 26m and costs around $59 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Orlando, expect to pay about $59 for a 5h 40m trip.

Car

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 Thrifty and Alamo, among others, in Miami.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Key Largo, including Jet Set Express, RedCoach and FlixBus. From Fort Lauderdale, the bus ride to Key Largo takes 48 km and will cost you around $47. From Fort Myers, the ticket costs about $67 for a journey of 266 km.

Airports near Key Largo

Airlines serving Key Largo

Lufthansa
Good (4,668 reviews)
KLM
Good (838 reviews)
SWISS
Good (944 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,750 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,171 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,448 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (465 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,599 reviews)
Air France
Good (977 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,101 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,934 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,349 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (217 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,239 reviews)
LOT
Good (670 reviews)
Finnair
Good (764 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (785 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,177 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (930 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (844 reviews)
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Where to stay in Key Largo

Average rates range from around $386 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $1,090 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
4 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
$574+
Bayside Inn Key Largo
3 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
$297+
Holiday Inn Key Largo
3 stars
Good (7.7, Good reviews)
$256+

Hiring a car in Key Largo

Expect to pay $1.71 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 $20.43 and $27.23. The most frequently booked car type in Key Largo is Full-size (Chevrolet Tahoe or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Kia Rio or similar) is, on average, 52% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay $1.71 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 $20.43 and $27.23. The most frequently booked car type in Key Largo is Full-size (Chevrolet Tahoe or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Kia Rio or similar) is, on average, 52% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.