The airport is mostly used by people who want to visit Walt Disney World Resort (Magic Kingdom Park, Animal Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios) and/or the beautiful beaches of Florida. Orlando Airport serves as a hub for low-cost carriers Southwest Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines and jetBlue. In the central hall (Atrium) between Terminal A and Terminal B you have access to Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport Hotel, it is the only hotel at the airport. Another airport close to the city is Orlando Sanford Airport, a hub for Allegiant Air 45 kilometres / 28 miles from Downtown Orlando.
Where is Orlando Airport situated?
Orlando Airport is located in Florida, southeast of the city of Orlando. By car, you can reach the airport via State Road 528 (Martin Andersen Beachline Expressway) and State Road 417 (Central Florida GreeneWay).
How many terminals does Orlando Airport have?
The airport has a central hall (Atrium) consisting of two terminals, Terminal A in the north and Terminal B in the south. In addition, there are four satellite terminals that can be accessed with automated people movers via Level 3, Airside 1 (Gates 1-29) and Airside 2 (Gates 100-129) from Terminal A, Airside 3 (Gates 30-59) and Airside 4 (70-99) from Terminal B. The check-in desks can be found in Terminal A and Terminal B. The security check is located in the west and east of the terminals, namely East Security Checkpoint To Gates 1-59 and West Security Checkpoint To Gates 70-129. Airside 4 at Orlando Airport is mainly used for international flights, from Airside 1 (jetBlue), Airside 2 (Southwest Airlines) and Airside 3 (Frontier Airlines, Spirit Airlines) you can fly to domestic destinations.
Car hire is very popular in Florida, it’s the most economical to rent a car at Orlando Airport online and early in advance.
The distance from Orlando Airport to the centre of Orlando is 20 kilometres. By car, it takes 30 minutes to get to the centre of Orlando.
From MCO Airport to Orlando City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Orlando Airport by public transport. Visit the Orlando Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Orlando Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Orlando Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Orlando is about $ 45.-. Book your taxi at Orlando Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From MCO Airport to Orlando City centre by Taxi
At Orlando Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Alamo (Enterprise Holdings), Avis, Budget, Dollar (The Hertz Corporation), Enterprise, Hertz, National (Enterprise Holdings), Sixt, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Orlando Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Orlando Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Southwest Airlines
- Frontier Airlines
- Spirit Airlines
- Delta Air Lines
Hotels near the airport
Looking for the best hotels near Orlando Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.
Hyatt Regency Orlando International Airport Hotel, Orlando
Placed inside Orlando International Airport's main terminal, and easily accessible from popular area attractions, this hotel provides everything needed for a relaxing stay, including an airline ticket counter. The Florida Mall is 12.6 km away.
Hotels in Walt Disney World
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Orlando Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
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