Transportation

Travel Lakeland

Arrival and travel to Lakeland, FL.


Air Travel

Orlando International Airport (MCO)

Orlando International Airport (MCO) is an international airport six miles southeast of Orlando, Florida. It is the second-busiest airport in the state of Florida, the 13th-busiest airport in the United States and the 29th-busiest airport in the world by passenger traffic. MCO is a major international gateway for the mid -Florida region, with flights daily. For up-to-the-minute departure and arrival information, airport maps and details on shopping, dining, cultural exhibitions, ground transportation and more, visit orlandoairports.net or follow MCO on twitter.com/mco and facebook.com/flyMCO.


Tampa International Airport (TPA)

Tampa International Airport (TPA) is a public airport six miles west of Downtown Tampa, in Hillsborough County, Florida. The airport handled 17,552,707 passengers in 2014, making it the 31st busiest airport by passenger movements in North America. In 2011, it was called one of the 10 best airports by CNNGo. For up-to-the-minute departure and arrival information, airport maps and details on shopping, dining, cultural exhibitions, ground transportation and more, visit tampaairport.com or follow TPA on twitter.com/FlyTPA and facebook.com/flyTPA.


Car Rentals

Orlando International Airport: Orlando is the largest rental car market in the world, with most of the major car rental companies located on-airport, without the need for a shuttle bus to pick up your rental car. The rental car companies are located in Terminal A and Terminal B on the Ground Transportation Level (Level 1). For more information and booking your rental car, please visit orlandoairports.net/rental_cars

 

Tampa International Airport: Tampa on-site rental car companies are located directly across the walkway in the Red and Blue baggage claim areas. Courtesy vehicle service to off-airport rental car companies is available at either end of the Red and Blue Baggage Claim. For more information and booking your rental car, please visit tampaairport.com/ground-transportation


Taxi Service

Orlando International Airport: Orlando taxi service is located in Terminal A, on the Ground Transportation Level (Level) 1, at Commercial Lane parking spaces: A5-A8 and A22-A25; and in Terminal B, on the Ground Transportation Level (Level) 1, at Commercial Lane parking spaces: B5-B8 and B30-B34. Taxi service is provided by:

Travel from Orlando International Airport to The Lakeland Center is approximately 56 miles.

 

Tampa International Airport: Taxi service by Yellow Cab and United Cab is available at the curbside outside the Baggage Claim Level. Both companies charge the same fares: $2.50, plus $2.40 per mile. The minimum fee from the airport is $15. There is a flat rate fee of $25 to downtown Tampa and the cruise terminal. Travel from Tampa International Airport to The Lakeland Center is approximately 42 miles. For more information and scheduling your taxi service, please visit contact Yellow Cab at 813.253.0121 or United Cab at 813.777.7777.



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