Global Patient Services can assist with travel and concierge services. Cleveland Clinic Florida is more than just a healthcare provider, and we are committed to making your visit as enjoyable as possible.
Once you have scheduled your appointments, you should make your travel arrangements to Florida:
- Schedule your flights, allowing enough time to accommodate travel delays
- Reserve hotels or temporary housing
- Reserve a rental car, if desired
Airports & Airlines
Cleveland Clinic Florida is located in Weston, Florida. We are approximately 25 miles from Fort Lauderdale, Florida and 30 miles north of Miami, Florida.
Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport:
Cleveland Clinic Florida is located about 30 minutes away.
Miami International Airport:
Cleveland Clinic Florida is located about an hour away.
Palm Beach International Airport:
Cleveland Clinic Florida is located about an hour away.
Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport:
Cleveland Clinic Florida is located about 40 minutes away.
The following airlines provide regular service to southern Florida. After you have arrived in the United States, you can use the convenient toll-free numbers below to confirm or reschedule your return flight home or contact the Travel Office for assistance. There are several other airlines offering service to the Fort Lauderdale area.
Please note that you must use an international 800 access code when dialing from outside the United States.
United Continental Holdings: (formerly Continental and United Airlines)
Should you experience any travel delays that will change your arrival time in Weston, Florida, we ask that you please contact Global Patient Services (within the U.S., dial 1.954.659.5080). (Contact your international operator to determine the dialing prefixes for calling the United States from your country.)
Discounted international airfares
Visas & Customs
Because each country has a different process, it is the patient’s responsibility to obtain the appropriate travel documentation. We will email you a form letter that confirms your appointments at Cleveland Clinic. We are happy to provide a receipt of payment should you need it for your travel documentation. It is important to let your consulate know that you are coming to the United States because of medical reasons. Give yourself enough time in advance of your trip to obtain your country’s approvals.
- Find more information on U.S. Visas.
Here is a partial list of the hotels that are near our campus. Some hotels offer shuttle service to and from Cleveland Clinic Florida. If you are interested in short-term or long-term housing instead, please ask your Patient Services Coordinator for local information.
Please note: For all telephone numbers listed below, contact your international operator to determine the dialing prefixes for calling the United States from your country.
Comfort Suites - Sawgrass Mills South
2201 North Commerce Parkway
Weston, FL 33326
- One mile from Cleveland Clinic Florida
- Complimentary hot breakfast buffet
- Complimentary shuttle service to Cleveland Clinic Florida and Krupa Center
- All-suite property with kitchenettes
- Newly-renovated property
Residence Inn by Marriott Weston
2605 Weston Road
Weston, Florida 33331
- 1/2 mile to Cleveland Clinic Florida
- Complimentary Shuttle to Cleveland Clinic Florida
- Studio, One Bedroom and Two Bedroom Suites all with fully equipped kitchens
- Complimentary Full Breakfast Buffet served Daily
- Complimentary Evening Social (Monday – Wednesday) featuring lighter dinner fare and assorted beverages
- Cardio Fitness Room on Property
- Guest of Hotel also receive free access to Midtown Athletic Club which is a complete fitness center/spa minutes from hotel
For those of you arranging your own transportation, please refer to Cleveland Clinic’s Global Patient Services - Weston Map. Whatever your transportation needs are while at Cleveland Clinic Florida, we can assist you. Public transportation information is also available.
Complimentary Hotel Shuttle Service
Several area hotels offer a complimentary shuttle service to Cleveland Clinic Florida. See Hotels & Accommodations for a complete list.
Other Ground Transportation Service
For those interested in a private car service, Global Patient Services can assist you in finding a limousine or chauffeured car. For those who are arranging your own transportation, please refer to Cleveland Clinic Florida's Map.
While you are visiting, you may rent a car and drive using a valid driver’s permit from your home country. However, if your driver’s license is not written in English, you should obtain an International Driving Permit prior to arriving in the United States. Some rental car companies offer a discount for Cleveland Clinic patients, so be sure to inquire whether a discount is available.
We can also assist with car rental while here. Similarly, private chauffeur-driven transportation is available for hire upon request. Complimentary shuttle service from hotels to shopping and museums is also offered locally. Whatever your transportation needs are while at Cleveland Clinic, we will help arrange them.
Car Rental companies
Cleveland Clinic Florida’s locations in Weston and West Palm Beach provide patients with convenient access to Cleveland Clinic’s world-class care. Cleveland Clinic Florida is close to the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International, Miami International and West Palm Beach International airports. Several hotels are conveniently located near the hospital, some of which offer shuttle service to Cleveland Clinic. South Florida is known for its year-round subtropical climate and miles of beaches. Water sports, boating and fishing are popular pastimes. The cities of Miami, Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach feature a wide range of dining experiences and vibrant shopping districts, including Sawgrass Mills, one of the largest retail outlet malls in the United States. The region also offers cultural experiences and attractions for everyone in the family, including museums, zoos, and national parks including Everglades National Park and Biscayne National Park.