Music Library Association 86th Annual Meeting
22-26 February 2017 in Orlando, FL

Getting to Orlando

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By air

Orlando International Airport (MCO)

By rail

Amtrak's Silver Service/Palmetto route from New York to Miami services Orlando's Station Building.
Station Building
1400 Sligh Boulevard
Orlando, FL 32806
The conference hotel is a 25 minute cab ride from the train station.

By Car

Orlando is best reached via Interstate 4, which connects to I-75, I-95, and the Florida Turnpike.
Rosen Plaza Hotel
9700 International Drive, Orlando, Florida 32819

To and From the Airport


There is no flat rate for taxi rides to and from the Orlando Airport to the International Drive area. For reference, the convention managers rode a taxi ONE WAY for $42.00. 


Town and Country Shuttles
Cost is $18.00 one way or $28.00 round trip.
Reservations are required. Town and Country is the is the preferred transportation partner of the Rosen Plaza Hotel.

Mears Shuttle
$29.70 if you book in advance online.
Walk-ups available for airport to hotel, reservations are required for hotel to airport.

Public Transit

Take the #42 bus (International Drive/Orlando International Airport), operated by Lynx.
The bus departs from the A-Side of the Terminal, on the Ground Transportation Level (Level 1), at Commercial Lane spaces A38-A41.
Exit the bus at International Drive and Pointe Plaza Avenue. The conference hotel is directly to the west of the bus stop.

Cost is $2.00 for a one way fare, and the ride takes roughly 80-90 minutes.

Driving (from hotel website)

PLEASE NOTE: Major construction on I-4 between the conference hotel and Orlando. For more information, visit

From the Airport

  • Head West on SR-528 or the Beachline Expressway (formerly the Bee Line Expressway) toward International Drive, Turnpike and I-4 Exit at International Drive/SeaWorld®
  • Take the Convention Center Exit
  • Turn right onto International Drive
  • The Rosen Plaza Hotel is located approximately one mile on the left, past the Convention Center at 9700 International Drive

From Downtown Orlando or Florida Turnpike

  • Head West on I-4
  • Exit at Sand Lake Road; Stay in left lane
  • Turn left onto Sand Lake Road
  • Turn right onto International Drive
  • The Rosen Plaza Hotel is located approximately two miles on the right at 9700 International Drive


Self Parking: $13 per night

Valet Parking: $20 per night