UPDATED INFORMATION ON SOUTH FLORIDA TRAFFIC & TRAVEL THROUGHOUT THE STATE
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Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT)
Palm Tran is a bus system run by the Palm Beach County Government, serving Palm Beach County, Florida. Standard (Adult) one-way fare is $1.25;Students and Senior Citizens are eligible for a "reduced fare". The reduced fare is $0.75, and $2.25 for an unlimited all-day pass. There are no free transfers except to Tri-Rail or Broward County Transit. Daily and 31-day unlimited ride passes are also available for purchase. There are 31-day unlimited passes that are available reduced or regular costing $50 and $40 respectively. All Palm Tran buses have bicycle racks on the front, capable of holding two bikes.
Tri-Rail is a commuter rail line which extends 72 miles from Mangonia Park (just north of West Palm Beach) to Miami (at a station near the airport), with stations in intermediate locations such as Hollywood, Fort Lauderdale, Pompano Beach, Boca Raton, Lake Worth, West Palm Beach, etc. In service since 1989, the name refers to the three counties through which the line passes: Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach. It is operated by the South Florida Regional Transportation Authority, an agency of the State of Florida.
Mangonia Park Station: 1415 45th Street Mangonia Park, FL 33407
Directions From I-95: Take I-95 to exit #74, 45th Street. From the exit ramp, turn RIGHT (east). Travel east on 45th Street to the 4th traffic light, North Shore Drive, turn LEFT. Follow the signs.
General Information, Schedule(s), etc: 1-800-874-7245
Mangonia Park Tri-Rail Station Dedication in 1996
Palm Beach Metropolitan Planning Organization 2300 North Jog Road West Palm Beach, FL 33411-2749
Directions From the Town of Mangonia Park: Follow Australian Ave south from 45th Street to banyan Blvd, turn LEFT (east). Travel on Banyan Blvd to Tamarind Ave, turn RIGHT (south). Train station is Directly on the right.
Directions From I-95: Take I-95 to exit #70, Okeechobee Blvd. Follow Okeechobee Blvd east to the Tamarind Ave/Parker Ave intersection, turn LEFT (north). Travel north on Tamarind Avenue 1/4 mile, station is on the left.
PALM BEACH INTERNAT'L AIRPORT
Palm Beach International Airport 1000 Turnage Blvd West Palm Beach, FL 33406
General Information: 561.471-7420
Parking Information: 561.471-7459
Lost & Found: 561.687-5906
Directions From the Town of Mangonia Park: Travel west on 45th Street to the I-95 interchange, go south. Get off @ Exit #69-B, "Airport Exit". Follow exit ramp directly to airport terminal. (approximate distance from Mangonia Park = 7 miles)