The view of a Fort Lauderdale water taxi, which makes stops throughout town.No matter what adventures fill your itinerary, you need a way of getting from Point A to Point B. For those staying at The Link Hotel on Sunrise, maybe that means setting off from our Sunrise Boulevard on your own two feet or renting a bike from a local shop. Another fun and unique way to get around Fort Lauderdale is on the water taxi, which has several stops throughout town.

How to Ride

With several different pass options, you can choose the one that makes the most sense for your getaway. An all-day pass allows you to drive between 10 a.m. and 10 p.m., while the multi-day pass gives you unlimited rides for a full month. If you are looking to explore the riverwalk, enjoy the free water trolley that goes has eight stops along the corridor. Take your time reading up on the various passes so you can make sure you select the best one for you and your group. 

A Look at the Stops

The Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi has several stops, many of which are near some of the top activities and attractions. The first stop is the Stranahan House, the oldest surviving home in town, and the final stop is Bokamper’s Sports Bar & Grill, the perfect place to catch a game. Keep an eye on where the taxi is by keeping an eye on the live tracker.

What Else to Know about the Taxi

Other things to keep in mind when planning your ride on the taxi include:

  • In addition to public rides, you can rent a taxi for a private charter, perfect for a bachelorette party or friends’ getaway.
  • The taxis generally run from about 9:45 a.m. and 10 p.m., but we recommend checking the schedule for more accurate times.
  • All taxis are covered, and some have heated and air-conditioned cabins.
  • Cost varies depending on the type of pass.
  • Several local businesses offer discounts and special offers to taxi riders.

Relax after a Day of Exploration in Comfort

The pool of a Fort Lauderdale hotel to relax by after exploring water taxi stops.Whether you get out at all the stops or simply enjoy the ride, the Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi is a great way to get around town. After getting your fill of adventure, rest up for more fun at The Link Hotel on Sunrise. Thanks to our convenient location, you’ll be close to all the top activities and attractions while having a quiet place to call home.

While our hotel is a budget-friendly option, that doesn’t mean we’ve skimped on style and amenities. Our rooms blend elegance and comfort, while our amenities, like the pool and fitness center, have been designed to enhance your stay. Call 754-701-1450 to learn more about our downtown hotel and reserving your stay.