Parking & Directions to the Show

 Please note: Parking will not be available at Marlins Park for the 2018 show. We apologize for any inconvenience. 


Free Shuttle & Water Taxi Services

Getting to and from the show

Parking and Transportation Options:  Come to the show by land or sea! 

Water Taxis
In order to better serve a larger volume of riders, and reduce transportation time to the show we will be using Bayfront Park  and AmericanAirlines Arena for our Primary Water Taxi Hubs.

1. Bayfront Park, 100 Chopin Plaza
2. AmericanAirlines Area, 601 Biscayne Blvd.

Water taxis will run from 9am–7pm on all show days. The last departure to Marine Stadium is 4:30pm.   Final departure for return service from Marine Stadium to Bayfront Park and AmericanAirlines Arena is at 7pm.

Shuttle Buses
Shuttle buses will run continuously from 9am - 7pm on show days, from the following locations:

1. American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Boulevard in downtown Miami
2. Lot A - Arthur Lamb Jr. Road & Rickenbacker Causeway, Virginia Key
3. Lot B - Historic Virginia Key Beach, 4020 Virginia Beach Drive, Virginia Key
4. Lot C - Seaquarium, 4400 Rickenbacker Causeway, Virginia Key 

In addition, shuttles will connect the Miami International Boat Show and the Miami Yacht Show on Collins Avenue. (Last bus from Collins leaves at 5:30pm) 

Shuttle buses will run all show days from 9am–7pm. Final departure for return service from Miami Marine Stadium to the above mentioned Park and Rides is 7pm.

Ride Share Lot C: Located at the Miami Seaquarium

Uber, Lyft and taxi service will be directed to Lot C at the Miami Seaquarium, where convenient Shuttle service will provide direct service to and from the show entrance.

Please note: Rideshare and taxi drivers cannot drop attendees, exhibitors or service contractors at show entrance or anywhere along the Rickenbacker Causeway. Guests taking a taxicab, Lyft or Uber to the show—direct the driver to Lot C. From there, shuttle buses will take you to the front entrance.


Public Transportation

Miami-Dade County Public Rail Transportation

Miami-Dade Transit provides convenient and inexpensive transportation to the Progressive® Insurance Miami International Boat Show by Metrorail and Metromover.

From the north, take the Metrorail, from any station, toward the Government Center Station. From the Government Center Station, transfer (for free) to the Metromover Omni Loop (BLUE). Exit the Metromover at Park West Station and walk east across Biscayne Blvd. Follow the signs to Boat Show Water Taxi and shuttle buses at AmericanAirlines Arena. 

From the south, take the Metrorail, from any station, toward the Brickell Station. From the Brickell Station, transfer (for free) to the Metromover Brickell Loop (GOLD). Exit the Metromover at College/Bayside Station and walk east across Biscayne Blvd. Follow the sigs to Boat Show Water Taxi in Bayfront Park. For shuttle buses at the AmericanAirlines Arena, continue to Park West Station.

Metrorail and Metromover operate until 12:30 am daily, 7 days a week. For more information about Miami Dade County Transit, please call 305-770-3131 or visit

Broward & Palm Beach County Public Rail Transportation

From Broward and Palm Beach Counties take the Tri-Rail to the Metrorail Transfer Station to transfer on to the Metrorail and follow the directions listed above.

Tri-Rail to Metrorail Transfer Station—This station is located at 1125 E. 25 Street, Hialeah, FL 33013 ( between East 11 Ave and NW 37 Ave in Hialeah)

Check our transportation map for all shuttle pick-up locations.


Bus Route From Key Biscayne to Miami Marine Stadium





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