A couple unpacks the car at Port Canaveral for their cruise vacation

Transportation

Getting to and from the Space Coast

Visitors arrive daily to Florida’s Space Coast by air, land and sea. There are three convenient airports serving the area – one right here in Melbourne.

Orlando-Melbourne International Airport (MLB) is served by Delta Airlines, US Airways, Elite Air, Porter Airlines and Baer Air. 

Distance from Orlando-Melbourne International Airport

  • Titusville ............................................ 40 miles
  • Cocoa Beach ...................................... 22 miles
  • Palm Bay ............................................. 9 miles
  • Port Canaveral ................................... 26 miles

Orlando International Airport (MCO) is served by 37 major airlines and is located just 35 miles from the Space Coast. 

Distance from Orlando International Airport

  • Titusville ............................................ 38 miles
  • Cocoa Beach ...................................... 48 miles
  • Melbourne ......................................... 64 miles
  • Palm Bay ............................................ 66 miles
  • Port Canaveral ....................................47 miles

Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) is served by domestic carrier Allegiant Airlines and several international airlines including charters.

Distance from Orlando-Sanford International Airport

  • Titusville ............................................ 36 miles
  • Cocoa Beach ...................................... 64 miles
  • Melbourne ..........................................77 miles
  • Palm Bay .............................................79 miles
  • Port Canaveral ....................................67 miles

Cruise passengers arriving in Port Canaveral on either a port of call ship or one of the cruise ships homeported here, have the options of renting a car, taking a taxi or the Beach Trolley, or riding on one of the Space Coast Area Transit buses. Many hotels have “Snooze & Cruise” specials that include shuttle service to and from the Port.

Traveling by car?  From Orlando, drive East on State Road 528, The Beachline Expressway.  From Kissimmee, drive East on US 192.  From Jacksonville to the North or Miami to the South, takes Exits 173 through 231 off Interstate 95.

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Vacation Planner for Florida’s Space Coast

The official 2019 Space Coast Vacation Planner Guide is now available. There are two ways to get yours: