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MCO Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: MCO / KMCO
Airport Name: Orlando International Airport
Location: Orlando, Florida, United States
GPS Coordinates: 28°25'45"N by 81°18'32"W
Area Served: Orlando, Florida, US
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 96 feet (29 meters)
# of Runways: 4
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Facts about Orlando International Airport (MCO):

  • In 1975, the final Air Force contingent departed McCoy and the Greater Orlando Aviation Authority was established as a state-chartered governmental agency and an enterprise fund of the city of Orlando.
  • The furthest airport from Orlando International Airport (MCO) is Shark Bay Airport (MJK), which is located 11,506 miles (18,517 kilometers) away in Monkey Mia, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Orlando International Airport (MCO) has 4 runways.
  • In late 2007, Lufthansa introduced flights to Frankfurt.
  • When McCoy AFB was shut down in 1974/1975, a portion of the facility was retained under military control to support Naval Training Center Orlando and several Reserve and National Guard units.
  • Orlando International Airport handled 34,877,899 passengers last year.
  • In terms of commercial airline service, the Greater Orlando area is also served by Orlando Sanford International Airport, and more indirectly by Daytona Beach International Airport, Melbourne International Airport, and Tampa International Airport.
  • Airsides 1 and 3, and later Airside 4, were designed by KBJ Architects, while Airside 3 was designed by Hellmuth, Obata and Kassabaum, Helman Hurley Charvat Peacock Architects, and Rhodes + Brito Architects.
  • The closest airport to Orlando International Airport (MCO) is Orlando Executive Airport (ORL), which is located only 8 miles (13 kilometers) N of MCO.
  • In October 2006, MCO opened a 100-space Cell Phone Parking Lot for drivers to use while waiting for passengers to arrive.
  • Because of Orlando International Airport's relatively low elevation of 96 feet, planes can take off or land at Orlando International Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.

Map of Nearest Airports from Orlando International Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Orlando International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
18.16 miles (13.13 km) NOrlando Executive Airport (ORL)Orlando, Florida, United StatesView Orlando Executive Airport on a map View satellite image of Orlando Executive Airport Set ORL as destination Airport Get more information about Orlando Executive Airport
212.41 miles (19.98 km) SWKissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM)Orlando, Florida, United StatesView Kissimmee Gateway Airport on a map View satellite image of Kissimmee Gateway Airport Set ISM as destination Airport Get more information about Kissimmee Gateway Airport
316.09 miles (25.89 km) WWalt Disney World Airport (DWS)Walt Disney World / Orlando, Florida, United States [1]View Walt Disney World Airport on a map View satellite image of Walt Disney World Airport Set DWS as destination Airport Get more information about Walt Disney World Airport
424.45 miles (39.36 km) NOrlando/Sanford International Airport (SFB)Sanford, Florida (near Orlando), United StatesView Orlando/Sanford International Airport on a map View satellite image of Orlando/Sanford International Airport Set SFB as destination Airport Get more information about Orlando/Sanford International Airport
531.51 miles (50.71 km) ESpace Coast Regional Airport (TIX)Titusville, Florida, United StatesView Space Coast Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Space Coast Regional Airport Set TIX as destination Airport Get more information about Space Coast Regional Airport
637.06 miles (59.64 km) SWWinter Haven's Gilbert Airport (GIF)Winter Haven, Florida, United StatesView Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport on a map View satellite image of Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport Set GIF as destination Airport Get more information about Winter Haven's Gilbert Airport
738.37 miles (61.75 km) EMerritt Island Airport (COI)Merritt Island, Florida, United StatesView Merritt Island Airport on a map View satellite image of Merritt Island Airport Set COI as destination Airport Get more information about Merritt Island Airport
840.73 miles (65.54 km) NWLeesburg International Airport (LEE)Leesburg, Florida, United StatesView Leesburg International Airport on a map View satellite image of Leesburg International Airport Set LEE as destination Airport Get more information about Leesburg International Airport
944.30 miles (71.30 km) SWBartow Municipal Airport (BOW)Bartow, Florida, United StatesView Bartow Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Bartow Municipal Airport Set BOW as destination Airport Get more information about Bartow Municipal Airport
1044.58 miles (71.74 km) ESEPatrick Air Force Base (COF)Cocoa Beach, Florida, United StatesView Patrick Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of Patrick Air Force Base Set COF as destination Airport Get more information about Patrick Air Force Base
1146.26 miles (74.45 km) ESEMelbourne International Airport (MLB)Melbourne, Florida, United StatesView Melbourne International Airport on a map View satellite image of Melbourne International Airport Set MLB as destination Airport Get more information about Melbourne International Airport
1252.86 miles (85.06 km) SWLakeland Linder Regional Airport (LAL)Lakeland, Florida, United StatesView Lakeland Linder Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Lakeland Linder Regional Airport Set LAL as destination Airport Get more information about Lakeland Linder Regional Airport
1353.36 miles (85.87 km) WSWZephyrhills Municipal Airport (ZPH)Zephyrhills, Florida, United StatesView Zephyrhills Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Zephyrhills Municipal Airport Set ZPH as destination Airport Get more information about Zephyrhills Municipal Airport
1454.31 miles (87.40 km) NNEDaytona Beach International Airport (DAB)Daytona Beach, Florida, United StatesView Daytona Beach International Airport on a map View satellite image of Daytona Beach International Airport Set DAB as destination Airport Get more information about Daytona Beach International Airport
1559.44 miles (95.66 km) SSWAvon Park Executive Airport (AVO)Avon Park, Florida, United StatesView Avon Park Executive Airport on a map View satellite image of Avon Park Executive Airport Set AVO as destination Airport Get more information about Avon Park Executive Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Orlando International Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Orlando International Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,505.76 miles (18,516.68 km) WShark Bay Airport (MJK)Monkey Mia, Western Australia, AustraliaView Shark Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Shark Bay Airport Set MJK as destination Airport Get more information about Shark Bay Airport
211,486.83 miles (18,486.22 km) WKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalbarri Airport Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
311,480.53 miles (18,476.08 km) WSWCarnarvon Airport (CVQ)Carnarvon, Western Australia, AustraliaView Carnarvon Airport on a map View satellite image of Carnarvon Airport Set CVQ as destination Airport Get more information about Carnarvon Airport
411,465.72 miles (18,452.24 km) WGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map View satellite image of Geraldton Airport Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
511,443.87 miles (18,417.07 km) WSWJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Jurien Bay Airport Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
611,415.44 miles (18,371.33 km) WMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map View satellite image of Mullewa Airport Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
711,402.16 miles (18,349.95 km) WSWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map View satellite image of Rottnest Airport Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
811,396.59 miles (18,340.99 km) WSWMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map View satellite image of Margaret River Airport Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
911,387.22 miles (18,325.91 km) WMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map View satellite image of Morawa Airport Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1011,385.51 miles (18,323.16 km) WSWRAAF Learmonth (LEA)Exmouth, Western Australia, AustraliaView RAAF Learmonth on a map View satellite image of RAAF Learmonth Set LEA as destination Airport Get more information about RAAF Learmonth
1111,384.76 miles (18,321.96 km) WSWBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Busselton Regional Airport Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
1211,381.41 miles (18,316.55 km) WSWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map View satellite image of Jandakot Airport Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
1311,378.16 miles (18,311.32 km) WSWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map View satellite image of Perth Airport Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
1411,374.89 miles (18,306.06 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map View satellite image of Bunbury Airport Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
1511,332.91 miles (18,238.51 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map View satellite image of Manjimup Airport Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport