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By Air: The Orlando International Airport (MCO) is Orlando's primary airport located in Southeast Orlando. Orlando International is the busiest airport in the State of Florida, so finding a flight to Orlando will be very easy (all major U.S. airlines and discount carriers fly into Orlando, as well as many foreign airlines such as British Airways, Virgin Atlantic, Copa Airlines, Aer Lingus, and Lufthansa to name a few). Flying into Orlando should generally be very easy and enjoyable; the airport has a very efficient traveler-friendly hub layout that has often been praised by many industry leaders and has excellent on-time flight records. All travelers enter and exit the airport from the Main Terminal which is divided into Terminal A and Terminal B. Both terminals are symmetrically identical so following signage is very important or you may end up on the wrong side. The main terminal is further divided into an East Atrium and West Hall from which passengers go through the security checkpoints and proceed on an elevated tram-system to one of the 4 air-side terminals. The airport facility itself is very nice, well landscaped, and has many shops, cafes, restaurants, and a Hyatt Regency (located inside the airport).
Ground Transportation: For a list of companies that provide ground transportation, check here.
Car Rental: The airport is serviced by all major car rental carriers, most of which have desks and vehicles immediately available at the main terminal, others may require boarding a bus that will transport you to their private facilities.
Public Transportation: Lynx is Orlando's public transportation system, there is a sub-station at the airport, with direct services to various areas including DownTown Orlando and the International Drive resort area. Other places can be reached by making (free) transfers.
Disney Resort Guests: Guests registered at Walt Disney World owned-and-operated resorts are entitled to free round-trip motorcoach transfers via Disney's Magical Express. Guests must make separate reservations for this free service, which also includes (at the guest's option) automatic luggage delivery to the guest's Disney resort room, allowing the guest to bypass waiting at the airport baggage claim facility.
By Car: The main highways in Orlando are Interstate 4, the East-West Expressway (Toll 408), the Beachline (Toll 528), the Central Florida Greeneway (Toll 417), and the Florida Turnpike. In Orlando there are many different highways and major roadways that will get you around the city. It is recommended that you purchase a good up-to-date map of the Metro Orlando area prior to arriving in Orlando. Traffic can be a nightmare on I-4 since it is primary highway in Orlando, especially during rush hours, so be sure to bring lots of patience and always drive defensively. Also be sure to bring lots of spare change for the toll roads, unless you have an E-Pass (or Sun Pass) which can come in very handy.
By Train: The Orlando Amtrak Station is located near Downtown Orlando. This is a full-service station with an indoor waiting area. It is recommended that you arrange transportation in advance at the Amtrak Station for convenience. You can also call a taxi cab on-site by calling Yellow Cab at 407-422-2222. A second Amtrak station is located in Kissimmee, a suburb south of Orlando, and a third is located in Winter Park, a suburb north of Orlando.
By Greyhound Bus: The Orlando Greyhound Bus Station is located on John Young Parkway near Downtown Orlando. Unfortunately this is not the best part of town so be sure to arrange transportation in advance or hop on a cab as soon as you leave the station. This is a full-service station and is open 24 hours.
By Shuttle: Shuttle services are available when traveling to/from the airport, and are affordable alternatives to taxis and luxury sedans. There are various companies offering shuttle service on a continual basis (24 hours a day, 7 days a week), including Orlando Airport Van, Mears Transportation, and Super Shuttle among others. Individual rates vary depending on the provider, but generally range between $10 and $30.
By Private Plane/Executive Jet: The Orlando Executive Airport near Downtown Orlando and the Kissimmee Gateway Airport are the primary landing sites for private aviation and executive jets.