Plan Your Visit
With a bustling pier, vibrant restaurants, and a colorful cultural center, Pompano Beach is a growing city gaining the attention of both locals and visitors. It’s also conveniently located between Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, making it an easy-to-reach destination. Whether you want to hit the beach, eat your way through the city, or check out the local arts and culture scene, there’s something for everyone visiting “Florida’s Warmest Welcome.”
Getting to Pompano Beach
Getting to Pompano Beach is easy. If you’re flying in, you can access our city from three major airports—Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, Palm Beach International Airport, and Miami International Airport—via I-95 and the Florida Turnpike. These airports provide rental car and rideshare services to make your journey seamless. If you're flying privately, you’ll enjoy convenient access to local attractions from the Pompano Air Park.
You can also reach Pompano Beach by train. The high-speed Brightline train service runs from Miami to Orlando. Pompano Beach resides between the Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale Brightline stations. The Tri-Rail commuter rail system also serves the region and stops in Pompano Beach just west of I-95 by Sample Road.
Like much of the area, everyone tends to travel by car, but there are also unique transportation options that let you get around quickly while sightseeing.
The free Circuit shuttle is an on-demand service traversing the beach that riders can hail by downloading the Ride Circuit app on their cell phones. Neighboring cities like Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, Wilton Manors, and Fort Lauderdale also utilize the service. You can connect directly to Lauderdale-By-The-Sea attractions from Pompano Beach.
Those looking to explore the town on two wheels can rent an e-bike from Broward BCycle’s Pompano Beach station on East Atlantic Boulevard and Briny Avenue. Broward BCycle is an electric bike share program, and you can rent a bike via the BCycle app.
Beach Parking, Visitor Center & Trip Ideas
You'll discover numerous beach parking options, including two surface lots and angled street parking near the beach, as well as the Pier Parking Garage, which provides affordable hourly rates.
To learn more about what Pompano Beach has in store, stop by our visitor center at 3465 Pier St., where guides can provide helpful information, recommendations, and coupons for local restaurants and attractions.
During your visit to Pompano Beach, you can enjoy fun attractions and activities. Experience the vibrant downtown scene on the first Fridays of the month with Untapped events, dine along the picturesque Intracoastal or beach, go fishing off the Fisher Family Pier, or immerse yourself in the local arts and culture scene with plays and gallery openings. Plus, with excellent accommodation options, you'll have a comfortable place to rest your head.
Pompano Beach is a beach town on the rise—see it for yourself!