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ORLANDO AIRPORT - AIRPORTS IN ORLANDO FLORIDA

Orlando Florida AirportOrlando Airport - Orlando International Airport has landings every few minutes, so is very busy, busy airport. It handles over 30m passengers a year. Orlando Airport has all the latest security checks in place and is one of the leading U.S. Airports. Some interesting facts about Orlando Airport: The average time it takes International Passengers to get from the Aircraft through Customs, Immigration and Baggage Claim is just 46 minutes, and so you won’t be waiting too long to get out and about in Orlando.

Over 50 airlines use Orlando International airport, including all the major carriers, this gives you a better chance of getting a good deal on flights. Orlando International Airport has scheduled non-stop services to more major destinations in the U.S. than most other airports in the U.S.

There are several methods of transportation from Orlando Airport. You might be collecting a rental car at the Airport or taking a taxi. Taxis take up to 9 passengers so is a good option for a group – for example a taxi trip to Lake Bueno Vista is between $40-50. There are Shuttle Buses to all the main hotels and for example to International Drive or Kissimmie, the cost door-to-door is about $20 a person with a return trip about $30 (and there can be reductions for children).

Lynx buses depart every half hour to Orlando Downtown and International Drive. It takes about 40 minutes to get to Downtown and another twenty minutes to International Drive. The cost of a Lynx bus ticket is $1.25 - $1.50 and this includes any transfers.

Orlando international airport is relatively easy to navigate around, and is well sign posted to make sure you don’t get lost. This airport has very tight security, so you will have to through several security checks.

Many car rental company’s have buses, which pick you up from the airport and take you to your car, so if you are renting a car, check to see if the company you are renting from offer this free service. But if they don’t you can use a public bus such as the buses provided by LYNX.

Orlando international airport is also the third largest airport in the USA, and covers 15,000 acres! The airport is also the most used airport in Florida, and is 5 times the size of Miami International airport! Orlando international airport has over eighty thousand passengers every day and approximately over 30 million people annually!

Another Airport serving Orlando is Orlando Sanford International Airport. This Airport is some 18 miles northeast of Orlando with state of the art facilities. If you are leaving the Airport by rental car, there is excellent highways to the Beaches and Orlando downtown. Much smaller (and quieter than Orlando International, it is used by many Airlines, Charter Flights from U.S. cities and many from UK cities.