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Orlando International Airport (MCO)
One Airport Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32827
Phone:  407.825.2001

The Orlando International Airport is located 9 miles southeast of downtown Orlando at the junction of State Road 436 (Semoran Boulevard) and State Road 528 (Bee Line/Beach Line Expressway).  It is approximately 15 minutes from the JW Marriott® Orlando, Grande Lakes.

Orlando MapSuggested driving directions from the Orlando International Airport:

  • Follow the north exit signs out of the airport.
  • Take the 528 West (Beach Line).
  • Take Exit 3 (John Young Parkway South/423) off the 528 (Beach Line).
  • Turn left onto John Young Parkway.
  • Turn right onto Central Florida Parkway/Taft-Vineland Road at the second traffic light.
  • The entrance to Grande Lakes Orlando will be on the left.

The JW Marriott® offers overnight self-parking for $10 per night and valet parking for $20 per night. 

Rental Cars
Alamo              800.327.9633
Avis                  800.831.2847
Budget             800.527.0700
Dollar               800.800.4000 (domestic); 800.800.6000 (international)
National           800.227.7368

CLICK HERE for more information on area rental car companies.

Taxis and Shuttles
Taxi service from the airport to the JW Marriott® is approximately $40 each way.

Mears Transportation operates a shared-ride shuttles service, costing $17 each way or $28 round trip per person.  Shuttle reservations can be made in advance through the company website.  A shuttle typically runs every 10 to 15 minutes, easily accommodating walk-ups.

CLICK HERE for more information on area taxi and shuttle service.


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