Surfside travel guide

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You're Going to Love Surfside

With a population of 5,744, Surfside is a must-see destination in Florida, United States.

Where to Eat in Surfside

If you’re looking for affordable options, The Restaurant at Grand Beach Surfside (9449 Collins Ave.) and Neya Restaurant (9491 Harding Ave) are great picks.

When to visit Surfside

Surfside in August
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Surfside in August
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Surfside


When flying to Surfside, you’ll arrive at Miami Airport (MIA), which is located 18 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Surfside from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 21h 14m.


Amtrak is the most popular train carrier serving Surfside, followed by Train. The train journey from Surfside to Fort Lauderdale takes 0h 38m and costs around $19 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 Surfside is to pick up a car hire from Orlando, which is about 320 km from Surfside. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Thrifty, among others, in Orlando.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Surfside, including RedCoach, Jet Set Express and Greyhound. From Fort Lauderdale, the bus ride to Surfside takes 48 km and will cost you around $73. From West Palm Beach, the ticket costs about $25 for a journey of 105 km. Surfside’s bus station is located 0.7 km from the city centre.

Airports near Surfside

Airlines serving Surfside

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
Good (838 reviews)
United Airlines
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Qatar Airways
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Austrian Airlines
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Air Canada
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Brussels Airlines
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Scandinavian Airlines
Good (759 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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Where to stay in Surfside

Average rates range from around $328 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $1,796 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Surfside

Most booked hotels in Surfside

Viajero Miami
Excellent (8.7, Excellent reviews)
1 Hotel South Beach
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
Loews Miami Beach Hotel
Excellent (8.2, Excellent reviews)
KAYAK Miami Beach
Good (7.9, Good reviews)
Freehand Miami
Good (7.5, Good reviews)
Fontainebleau Miami Beach
Good (6.8, Good reviews)

Hiring a car in Surfside

Expect to pay $1.86 per litre in Surfside (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $22.26 and $29.68. Economy (Nissan Versa or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Surfside, while also 70% cheaper than other types, on average.