There are numerous ways to approach Miami no matter where you're coming from.
Most visitors fly into Miami International Airport, located about seven miles from downtown. Taxis are readily available, as are rental cars from all the major agencies. If you prefer to take public transportation, you can catch bus 7 to downtown Miami or bus J to Miami Beach. See www.miamidade.gov for more details. You can also take the Super Shuttle service (www.supershuttle.com).
Amtrak (www.amtrak.com) provides service to Miami.
Greyhound (www.greyhound.com) makes several stops in Miami.
From the north, you'll approach via I-95. Highway 27 from central Florida becomes the Robert Frost Expressway and enters Miami near the airport. From the west, you'll come in along Highway 41. You can also take the coastal Highway A1A.
Getting Around in the City
For public transportation information, including Metrorail and Metrobus service, visit www.co.miami-dade.fl.us/transit/. For maps of the city and other helpful information for visitors, visit the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau Web site.