Arrive in Style, Stay for a While: Guide to Transportation to the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Posted September 30, 2021 in Lifestyle by Janine St.Denis

With Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) season approaching, it’s time to start thinking about how you want to experience one of the most spectacular, astonishing events of the year. To maximize your enjoyment and ensure quality treatment, we’ve offered our favorite picks for good eats around town, and our top choices for where you’ll call home during your stay — But, wait! How will you get there?

Don’t fret. Here at Northrop & Johnson, we’ve got your back.

As our client, you’ll have exclusive access to our finest, bespoke FLIBS transit with valet parking at the N&J Signature Experience estate. From there, we’ll provide you with black car transfers, tender service and the magnificence of our prestigious strategic partner, icon of the luxury market, Rolls-Royce.

After you hand off your keys to the trusted hands of the valets at our immaculate estate, you will be swept away by the most luxurious vehicles in the business, whether by land or sea—well, that’s up to you.

From black car to white-glove service, we are utterly dedicated to making your FLIBS experience sumptuous, alluring and effortless – so that all you have to worry about is enjoying yourself, taking in breathtaking yachts and kicking back with a martini, “shaken, not stirred”.

For information on how you can access these incredible, personalized services for exclusive N&J clients, contact

Not an N&J patron yet? No problem. There are several transportation services available for you to see our gorgeous fleet, thanks to the official FLIBS organization and their hard work that goes into this extravagant show each year.

On the official FLIBS website, you can find an array of travel recommendations. The first of their picks is the official Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi. Endorsed by the organization as “the best way to navigate [the event]”, the water taxi’s accessibility ranges from daily passes to the complete experience package of 5-day transport.

With this option, you can take in all the on-water views and enjoy alfresco travel to the venue. They additionally spotlight their complimentary shuttle service, made available through two routes. The shuttle is available Wednesday through Saturday until 8:30 PM; Sunday until 7:30 PM.

However, travel plans can be complicated, especially during a pandemic. For those still figuring out the logistics, Fort Lauderdale offers easy access to transportation with readily available Ubers, Lyfts, taxi cabs and public transport. For those of you staying in one of our recommended hotels, consider contacting your place of stay and seeing what options they provide as well.

It’s not a question of whether you’ll be able to attend this incredible experience. It’s a question of how. Contact N&J today for more information and we will provide you with quality assistance. We look forward to seeing you there.

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