about sanibel island
Sanibel Island is an immaculate barrier island located 45 minutes from Fort Myers, FL. Nestled along the Gulf of Mexico, Sanibel offers
a true "island" experience, boasting
a laid back, family-friendly vibe
and its one-of-a-kind maximum speed limit of 35 MPH.
World-renowned shelling, restaurants and 15+ miles of beaches make Sanibel a must see when visiting SWFL.
things to do
how to get to sanibel island
From Fort Myers Beach
Take 865/San Carlos Blvd North to Summerlin Rd West. Continue onto McGregor Blvd and the Sanibel Causeway.
Access the island via the Sanibel Causeway Road, toll required.
Flying to Sanibel Island
The nearest airport to Sanibel Island is Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) located in
Fort Myers. From there, expect 45 minutes by car
or shuttle to the island.