Travel Information for Fort Myers, Sanibel, and Captiva:
Flights and Rental Cars:
The nearest airport to Sanibel Island is the Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers. Most major airlines have itineraries to and from RSW, so your best bet is to book early and shop around. Don’t forget to check with any organizations (such as AAA, Sams Club, etc) to which you belong for cheaper fares. Here are a few travel sites to get you started:
- Sanibel Island Taxi (around $55 for up to 2 people and $10 per additional person) – 888-527-7806
- For example, while it is only 24 miles from the Fort Myers airport (RSW) to Sundial Resort, during peak traffic (particularly on the Sanibel Causeway) it could take you more than an hour to get to the resort!
- Most roads on Sanibel Island have a 25 mph speed limit and the numerous pedestrians/bicycles have right-of-way. Please allow ample time to make it from your accommodations to the wedding