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Sanibel Island is on the Gulf Coast of South Florida, north of Naples and south of Tampa and Sarasota.  Fort Myers is the closest large city in mainland Florida.  The island is easily reached by car using the 3-mile causeway ($6) toll bridge across San Carlos Bay. 



RSW - Southwest Florida International 

(also known as Fort Myers airport)

approximately 40 minutes by car. 

Other Airports:

PGD - Punta Gorda (~1 hour)

SRQ - Sarasota-Bradenton (1 hour, 45 minutes)

FLL - Fort Lauderdale (2 hours, 15 min)

TPA - Tampa (2 hours, 30 minutes)

MIA - Miami (~3 hours)

MCO - Orlando (~4 hours)

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