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Brightline offers free and cheap rides to and from stations

Brightline riders can take advantage of a new service: free or cheap shuttle rides to and from the train’s South Florida stations. The service called Brightline+  offers riders service from their home, office or event venue to the Brightline station. Here is how it works: How to book a ride to the station Within 5 …

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How to ride and save on Miami’s Brightline train

Brightline’s trains leave almost hourly seven days a week and connect downtown Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach. The line is poised to add stops in Aventura and Boca Raton this year and to serve Orlando International Airport in 2023. The private rail puts an emphasis on a pleasant experience for patrons and offers …

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Come on and take a free ride: Coral Gables Trolley

Transportation is a big deal, and when it’s free, that’s even better! Driving and maintaining insured vehicles can be costly. Trying to navigate heavy traffic patterns can be frustrating. Finding a nearby parking space can be a time-consuming challenge like no other.  So, here’s an option that can aid in cutting down on the frustration …

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Water Taxi offers discounts for evening fares & Holiday Lights Tours

For a fun sightseeing excursion on the water – or for a different form of transportation –  Water Taxi service is available on The Intracoastal Waterway.  Water Taxi runs scenic routes in Fort Lauderdale and an express route from Fort Lauderdale to Hollywood. Discount opportunities are offered, including evening fares and the popular Holiday Lights …

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Tri-Rail offers free shuttle, taxi and Uber rides to and from most stations

Have you ever driven to a Tri-Rail station only to find there were no open parking spots? That is the dread of many South Florida commuters. Finally, there is a new solution, and it’s free. Now, Tri-Rail gets you there “all the way.”  Whether you are commuting to work, going shopping, catching a flight, visiting …

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Ride for free with Freebee in Aventura

Uber can get expensive and public transportation isn’t always reliable or on time, but we’ve got an alternative to share with you! It’s called Freebee, the free ride service you can take around Aventura. The Freebee service in Aventura is a great way for residents to get around to major points of interest such as: …

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See Fort Lauderdale’s New River with free Water Trolley

For a fresh approach to navigating sights and shopping in Fort Lauderdale, step aboard a free water trolley. The LauderGO! Water Trolley ferries guests along a scenic route to an assortment of  points along the New River. The trolley runs 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. every day. The Water Trolley service is separate from Water …

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Brightline deals: Free tickets for kids, free shuttles to Miami shows & more

Whether for work or play, railroads offer an enticing option for zipping around South Florida. Brightline, the high-speed rail system, offers snacks and drinks for purchase on board – plus deals! Brightline deals include: Kids younger than 12 ride free with purchase of adult ticket, while offer is ongoing Free shuttles from Feb. 24-27 from …

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