Cape Canaveral

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Getting to Cape Canaveral


The nearest airport, Melbourne International (MLB), is 19 miles south of Cocoa Beach, but it’s small and flights options are limited. Orlando International (MCO), one of Florida’s busiest, is about 42 miles west of Cape Canaveral.


Delta and USA 3000 fly to Melbourne International. Most major domestic carriers service Orlando International.

Flight Times

Orlando International Airport is 5 hours from the West Coast; 2.5 hours from Houston; 3 hours from New York; and 2-2.5 hours from Chicago.

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