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Key West Express

1200 Main St, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2906
+1 239-463-5733
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Joy ride

We have been taking the KWE to Key West every year for the past 6 or 7 years. There's a reason why... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
340cruiser
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St. Petersburg, Florida
via mobile
Beats Driving by a Long Shot

Went to Key West and back saving a lot of driving time in the process. Parking is good but there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
James J
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Hudson, Ohio
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Get away to Key West, America's Caribbean Paradise, aboard Key West Express, where getting there is half the fun! What are you waiting for? Climb aboard our sleek, clean, modern, air-conditioned high-speed ferries - Features sundecks, snack bar, cocktails, and big-screen TVs - and we'll have you there in just a few hours!
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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1200 Main St, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2906
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+1 239-463-5733
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been taking the KWE to Key West every year for the past 6 or 7 years. There's a reason why we are repeat customers! It's a great way to comfortably get to Key West. You can sit and read, watch a movie, or...More

1  Thank 340cruiser
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Key West and back saving a lot of driving time in the process. Parking is good but there have been some issues. Lock your empty car. Boat is nice and pretty comfortable. Very dependent on the seas.

Thank James J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Let Key West Express get you to Key West from Fort Myers. Comfortable and scenic. Foods ok. Open top deck is beautiful at sunset. A little expensive but worth the trip.

Thank E1560MJjeanb
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked trip several months in advance for our trip in Sept. and card was charged almost immediately. Little did we know Hurricane Irma would hit 4 days before scheduled departure would render Key West Express facilities inoperable. Although we checked the 7 days cancellation...More

Thank Ric S
KWE_Mgr, Manager at Key West Express, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

First and foremost under no circumstances are we misleading regarding the difference in the fares we offer. You personally selected the discounted nonrefundable fare and acknowledged that you understood and accepted the terms of your purchase. We are confused as to your referencing a 7...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Key west express was an added bonus for our vacation and we enjoyed it a lot. We had a little rain during our trip but we were able to go inside during that time. When the rain stopped we were able to go back...More

Thank Sue Ann J
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I recently had the great pleasure of taking the Key West Express. The boats were very clean, steady and fun!! We saw dolphins, had a bite to eat and some drinks all on the boat!! We stayed the night in Key West...More

1  Thank megannon8
KWE_Mgr, Manager at Key West Express, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you got to see some dolphins! Many times they like to play in our wake as we fire up the jet engines. It is really something special to see! Thank you for recommendation and for remarking on our professionalism. We do have a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to really relax and just have a really good time this is the tour for you. The Captain is fun and is full of information about the bay. And if you’re really lucky you’ll see the dolphins playing in the water. It’s...More

Thank Twyla B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent a week in Fort Myers and decided to do a day trip to Key West. What a great trip. It sure beats driving all the way down the keys through the traffic if you just want to see Key West and especially now...More

Thank William R
KWE_Mgr, Manager at Key West Express, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It is always a pleasure when guests share their positive experiences and we thank you for taking the time to review and for letting people know Key West is still an amazing island destination and we are up and running as always! Looking forward to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I decided to take the Key West express over to Key West from Fort Myers Beach during our stay in Naples. What a fantastic experience. It is a 3 1/2 hour ride instead of the six-hour drive. We left on Thursday morning...More

Thank Steamboat50
KWE_Mgr, Manager at Key West Express, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We thank you for your recommendation and are delighted you enjoyed and hope to welcome you back. This is holiday voucher time which means you can buy round trip vouchers for only 99.00!!! This is the lowest ever price. Vouchers are valid for travel January...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trip to key west was made extra special by the wonderful boat trip to Key West on the Key West Express. Even though our trip was a little rough because of the weather, they did their best to make the trip as comfortable as possible.

Thank Eeeeric
KWE_Mgr, Manager at Key West Express, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Our crew are super sensitive to the comfort of our guests. We sincerely appreciate your remarks and hope to be blessed with your presence again in the future!

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Stpaulmom3
30 September 2017|
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Response from KWE_Mgr | Property representative |
We don't know the details of this persons purchase therefore cannot provide an educated answer. We have requested the customer reach out directly however have not received any further communication. It is always our goal to... More
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Helen M
22 August 2017|
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Response from BeachDNS | Reviewed this property |
A pedicab. Easy, friendly, inexpensive way to get around Key West for 1 or 2 people.
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Sandseacher
14 August 2017|
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Response from kellerchar | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. Check the Keywestexpress website to purchase tickets and to get their schedule.
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