This is a seasonal destination. Porter flies to Orlando - Melbourne starting from December 19, 2018 to April 13, 2019. Non-stop flights are available from Ottawa, Toronto, and Windsor. Service resumes again in December 2019.
Get ready to swim, surf, and sail in the Sunshine State when you book flights to Orlando-Melbourne, Florida.
When your flight to Orlando-Melbourne lands, find the city’s main attractions lying along the 70 miles of beautiful beaches, dotted with spacious, top-notch golf courses. You’ll be able to practice your swing while enjoying stunning oceanside views.
Aside from its beach-side attractions, Orlando-Melbourne features small-town charm, quaint shops and weekly farmers’ markets. This central east coast Florida locale will keep you both relaxed and entertained.
There’s no shortage of outdoor fun when you fly to Orlando-Melbourne, and it all starts in the water. Try adventurous aquatic activities like surfing lessons or a snorkeling adventure about 40 minutes south at Sebastian Inlet State Park. Your flight to Orlando-Melbourne may just have you hanging ten with the pros.
For more excitement in the water, try your hand at fishing on the pier, or put your surf skills to the test on the beachfront. The beach is divided into designated swimming areas and includes a calm tide pool that’s perfect for the little ones. Come for the surf and sun, stay for gorgeous landscapes and pristine picnic spots.
If you’d prefer to keep your head above water, there are tons of boat tours where you can spot marine wildlife, like manatees and bottlenose dolphins, splashing around in their natural habitat.
Along with the aquatic fun, Orlando-Melbourne is a great base for Florida day trips. It’s a short distance to the family-focused tourist attractions of Orlando. Another quick trip will have you on the fast track to race car famous Daytona Beach.
Embark on your sunny getaway complete with smooth sand, blue waters, and swaying palm trees when you book flights to Orlando-Melbourne, Florida.
Find fun away from the picturesque beaches with a stop in downtown Orlando-Melbourne, a quaint and historic hub that you’ll want to explore.
Embracing Florida’s Sunshine State title, this town takes advantage of the amazing weather. You can often find some streets closed off to car traffic and open to local vendors, live music, and art displays out in the sun. With frequent events like these, you’re sure to feel a sense of community after your flight to Orlando-Melbourne.
The Liberty Bell Memorial Museum is a small space that’s big on American history, hosting events throughout the year, and featuring rotating exhibits in the Freedom Hall. The centrepiece is its Liberty Bell replica located in the Rotunda of American History.
In and around the area, you’ll find cultural alcoves like the LoPressionism Gallery and Fine Art Center. The centre showcases national and international art and is proudly devoted to proving that art is not only to be enjoyed by the upper classes. For art that doesn’t hang on a wall, head to the box offices at Melbourne Civic Theatre or The Henegar Center for the Arts.
Whatever your tastes, you’ll want to indulge your senses at The Mansion. This popular eatery includes a tavern, wine cellar, live music and more. Along with great meals, you’ll be treated to views of the Indian River from The Mansion’s upper deck.
Within its early 20th century walls, The Mansion also houses the riches of an impressive liquor store with over 1000 wines, spirits and microbrews.
When you book flights to Orlando-Melbourne, be sure to set aside some time for its quaint attractions downtown, and get a taste of the authentic Floridian laid-back attitude.
With breathtaking sunsets and seclusion from the area’s main beaches, Sebastian Inlet State Park is a breath of fresh air when you book flights to Orlando-Melbourne.
Tucked away about 40 minutes south of Melbourne, is Sebastian Inlet State Park is perfect spot to escape the tourist traffic. This 3-mile string of beaches is a great place for shelling, snorkeling, scuba diving, swimming and surfing. Try your luck at beachcombing for the gold and silver Spanish coins that are rumoured by locals to still sometimes wash ashore.
Get it in gear with 40 miles of bike trails. You can go for a relaxing and scenic cruise, or take an adventurous ride through more challenging flatland trails with mixed terrain. If you need to take a break or just want to work on your tan, there are multiple beach access points along the way.
If you prefer to explore on your own two feet, the Volksport Walking Trail on the north side of the park awaits. When you’re ready for something more laid back, have a look around the park’s museums and interpretive exhibits.
If you’re hooked on fishing, you’re in luck. Sebastian Inlet State Park is one of the best fishing spots in all of Florida. If getting in the water is more your speed, catch some waves at this park, which is also overflowing with activities and attractions like annual surfing competitions and several of the best surfing spots on the east coast.
If you’re ready to relax, take a stroll along Hammock Trail, a short nature trail, shaded by pretty coastal and sub-tropical trees.
Book a flight to Orlando-Melbourne to experience the glorious sunsets of the Sunshine State and its fun-filled spacious state parks.
Porter’s check-in desk is located in the departures area.
Orlando-Melbourne International Airport (MLB) is about 5 km / 3 mi from downtown Melbourne.
Taxis from downtown cost about $15 USD.
Please allow sufficient time to drop off your car rental before your departing flight.
The Melbourne Airport Express shuttle bus provides service to the airport from many hotels and resorts.
Take the Space Coast Area Transit 26 South Beach bus to the airport stop. The fare is $1.50 USD.