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There are 5 ways to get from The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO) by bus, train, car, towncar, taxi or shuttle

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Amtrak Thruway, bus

  1. Take the Amtrak Thruway from The Villages-Lady Lake Amtrak Bus Stop to Lakeland
  2. Take the bus from Lakeland to Orlando International Airport

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Taxi, shuttle

  1. Take a taxi from The Villages to Sleep Inn and Suites Wildwood-The Villages
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sleep Inn and Suites Wildwood-The Villages to Orlando Airport

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from The Villages-Lady Lake Amtrak Bus Stop to Winter Haven
  2. Take the train from Winter Haven to Kissimmee Amtrak Station

Drive

  1. Drive from The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO)

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from The Villages to Orlando Airport

The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO) by bus

The bus journey time between The Villages and Orlando Airport (MCO) is around 5h 43m and covers a distance of around 133 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 58m. The fastest bus normally takes 5h 35m. Operated by Amtrak and Flixbus USA, the The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO) bus service departs from The Villages-Lady Lake Amtrak Bus Stop and arrives in Orlando International Airport. Typically seven buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
3h 45m
Layover time:
1h 58m
Total time:
5h 43m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
5h 35m
Bus distance:
133 miles
Buses per week:
7
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
10:25
Last bus departs at:
10:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO) bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO) is to drive which costs $6 - $10 and takes 1h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO) is to taxi and shuttle which costs $65 - $75 and takes 1h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO). However, there are services departing from The Villages-Lady Lake Amtrak Bus Stop and arriving at Orlando International Airport via Lakeland. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 45m.

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The distance between The Villages and Orlando Airport (MCO) is 53 miles. The road distance is 66 miles.

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The best way to get from The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO) without a car is to Amtrak Thruway and bus which takes 4h 45m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 45m to get from The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO), including transfers.

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The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO) bus services, operated by Amtrak, depart from The Villages-Lady Lake Amtrak Bus Stop station.

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The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO) bus services, operated by Flixbus USA, arrive at Orlando International Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO) is 66 miles. It takes approximately 1h 18m to drive from The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO).

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There are 1308+ hotels available in Orlando Airport (MCO). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO).
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  • Distance: 52.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 45m

What companies run services between The Villages, FL, USA and Orlando Airport (MCO), USA?

You can take a bus from The Villages to Orlando Airport (MCO) via Lakeland in around 4h 45m.

Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Winter Haven to Kissimmee Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$30 - $45
Premium
$190 - $270
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Seat
$45 - $65
Bus operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from The Villages-Lady Lake Amtrak Bus Stop to Lakeland
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Bus from The Villages-Lady Lake Amtrak Bus Stop to Winter Haven
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
amtrak.com
Book at
amtrak.com
Flixbus USA
Phone
(855) 626-8585
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Lakeland to Orlando International Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Shuttleliner of Ocala
Phone
+1 352 237-9900
Email
reservations@shuttleliner.com
Shuttle from Sleep Inn and Suites Wildwood-The Villages to Orlando Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
shuttlelinerofocala.com
Other operators
Jayride Private Transfers

Jayride is an online booking service for pick up or drop off at airports, using a pre-pay, fixed-price model. You’ll be provided with a choice of transfer companies, from luxury limos to maxi taxis, private cars to shuttle buses, depending on your journey, along with passenger reviews and star ratings. On booking, you’ll receive a confirmation email with the contact details of your transfer company and meeting instructions for your trip.

Contact Details
Towncar from The Villages to Orlando Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Private
$150 - $180
Taxi from The Villages to Sleep Inn and Suites Wildwood-The Villages
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
A-1 Taxi
Phone
+1 352-753-1415

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