New Smyrna Beach travel guide

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With a population of 22 464, New Smyrna Beach is a must-see destination in Florida, United States.

Where to Eat in New Smyrna Beach

If you’re looking for affordable options, SoNapa Grille (3406 S Atlantic Ave) and Bello Valentinos (2392 N Dixie Fwy) are great picks.

When to visit New Smyrna Beach

New Smyrna Beach in November
Estimated hotel price
$242
1 night at 3-star hotel
New Smyrna Beach in November
Estimated hotel price
$242
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to New Smyrna Beach

Plane

When flying to New Smyrna Beach, you’ll arrive at Daytona Beach (DAB), which is located 22 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to New Smyrna Beach from New Zealand departs from Christchurch and takes around 21h 59m.

Train

Amtrak is the most popular train carrier serving New Smyrna Beach, followed by Brightline. The train journey from New Smyrna Beach to Tampa takes 1h 49m and costs around $20 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Jacksonville, expect to pay about $47 for a 2h 39m trip.

Car

Another option to get to New Smyrna Beach is to pick up a car hire from Orlando, which is about 70 km from New Smyrna Beach. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Fox, among others, in Orlando.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to New Smyrna Beach, including Jet Set Express, RedCoach and FlixBus. From Gainesville, the bus ride to New Smyrna Beach takes 193 km and will cost you around $74. From Tampa, the ticket costs about $20 for a journey of 193 km.

Plane

When flying to New Smyrna Beach, you’ll arrive at Daytona Beach (DAB), which is located 22 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to New Smyrna Beach from New Zealand departs from Christchurch and takes around 21h 59m.

Train

Amtrak is the most popular train carrier serving New Smyrna Beach, followed by Brightline. The train journey from New Smyrna Beach to Tampa takes 1h 49m and costs around $20 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Jacksonville, expect to pay about $47 for a 2h 39m trip.

Car

Another option to get to New Smyrna Beach is to pick up a car hire from Orlando, which is about 70 km from New Smyrna Beach. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Fox, among others, in Orlando.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to New Smyrna Beach, including Jet Set Express, RedCoach and FlixBus. From Gainesville, the bus ride to New Smyrna Beach takes 193 km and will cost you around $74. From Tampa, the ticket costs about $20 for a journey of 193 km.

Airports near New Smyrna Beach

Airlines serving New Smyrna Beach

Lufthansa
Good (4,589 reviews)
KLM
Good (847 reviews)
SWISS
Good (921 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,428 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,600 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,277 reviews)
Air France
Good (970 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,552 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (479 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,923 reviews)
Emirates
Good (2,124 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,485 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,690 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (225 reviews)
Finnair
Good (878 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (832 reviews)
LOT
Good (680 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,160 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (911 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (832 reviews)
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Where to stay in New Smyrna Beach

Average rates range from around $506 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $381 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Coastal Waters Inn and Coconut Palms Beach Resort II a Ramada by Wyndham.

Where to stay in popular areas of New Smyrna Beach

Most booked hotels in New Smyrna Beach

Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach
4 stars
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
$367+
Wyndham Ocean Walk
3 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
$355+
Hilton Garden Inn Daytona Beach Oceanfront
3 stars
Good (7.9, Good reviews)
$233+
Hyatt Place Daytona Beach-Oceanfront
3 stars
Good (7.2, Good reviews)
$238+
Hilton Daytona Beach Oceanfront Resort
4 stars
Good (7, Good reviews)
$247+

Hiring a car in New Smyrna Beach

Expect to pay $1.73 per litre in New Smyrna Beach (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.71 and $27.61. The most frequently booked car type in New Smyrna Beach is Full-size (Jeep Compass or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Hyundai Accent or similar) is, on average, 62% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay $1.73 per litre in New Smyrna Beach (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.71 and $27.61. The most frequently booked car type in New Smyrna Beach is Full-size (Jeep Compass or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Compact car hire (Hyundai Accent or similar) is, on average, 62% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.