October 24, 2017
Getting Around in Orlando - Transportation Options

After you arrive in Orlando, how do you get around?  What if you don’t have a car?  Here's an article that tells you why you don't need a car if you're staying on International Drive.  8 Reasons Why You Can Skip Renting A Car In This Top Meetings Destination.  You really don't need a car in Orlando if you're staying on International Drive.

If you have a car, The Rosen Plaza has paid Valet and Self Parking with in and out privileges.  So if you drive it’s easy but can be expensive.  It’s currently $13 per day for Self Parking.

From the airport, Shuttle Service is provided by Mears Transportation.  Mears also provides car service to and from the airport.  You can prepay for shuttle or car services with Mears on their website by clicking here for more information on Mears Transportation options.  There is cab service as well.  Cabs are a flat rate depending on your destination.  More information can be found on the Orlando International Airport website by clicking here.

From the Amtrak Station in Orlando, Shuttle Services are also available.  Click here for more information on Mears Transportation options.

The Rosen Plaza provides complimentary daily shuttle to and from Universal Studios Orlando, SeaWorld and Aquatica.  Reservations are required since this shuttle doesn’t run continuously.  Information is available at the Rosen Plaza when you arrive.

The I Ride Trolley runs from 8am to 10:30 pm daily up and down International Drive from Orlando International Premium Outlets to Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets.  The cost is $5 per day or $12 for a 7 day pass.  Tickets are sold at the Rosen Plaza Concierge Desk.  You can get more information about the I Ride Trolley by clicking here.

There are literally hundreds of entertainment, shopping and dining locations along International Drive.  Everything is available, from fast food to fine steak and even a lobster buffet, shooping at hundreds of outlet stores and entertainment.

Mears and other companies provide Shuttle Service to locations such as Disneyworld, and other attractions, shopping and dining.  You can prepay for some of these services or the Rosen Plaza can contact them for you.  There are also cabs waiting frequently downstairs in the cab line.  Ask a Parking Valet to have one come for you.  Click on the Mears Transportation Link here or above for more information about Mears Transportation options.