Terminals at Orlando Airport (MCO)

Terminals MCO Orlando airport

The airport consists of three terminals: A and B in the same building (North Terminal), where passengers can use the elevators and escalators to minimize walking distances (about 3 minutes). The APM (Automated People Mover) or Terminal Link is an automatic train that transports passengers between the North Terminal, the boarding areas and Terminal C (South Terminal) in 5 minutes.

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Terminal A

Terminal A is located in the northern part of the North Terminal Complex and has three levels:

Level 1

Ground transportation, including cabs, buses, car rental, baggage claim and packing (8A), USO lounge and lost and found.

Level 2

Baggage carousels 1-16, pickup for transportation apps (Uber, Lyft, Wingz), relief area for service animals.

Level 3

This level is divided between check-in counters A1-A4 and boarding gates 1-129. Transportation apps (Uber, Lyft, Wingz) operate here from 9:00 pm to 2:00 am.

You will also find various services, such as currency exchange, information desks, telephones, restrooms, bars and restaurants, nursing rooms, VIP lounges, among others.

There are separate security checkpoints for the two different sections of the boarding gates.

You can access the parking lots through Departures area A.

Terminal B

Terminal B is located in the southern part of the North Terminal Complex and has three levels:

Level 1

Ground transportation, including cabs, buses, resort transfers, car rental, baggage storage, baggage claim (28B).

Level 2

Baggage carousels 20-32, pick-up point for transportation apps (Uber, Lyft, Wingz), relief area for service animals, nursing room.

Level 3

This level is divided between check-in counters B1-B4 and boarding gates 1-99. Transportation applications (Uber, Lyft, Wingz) from 9:00 pm to 2:00 am.

You will also find different services, such as currency exchange, information desks, telephones, toilets, bars and restaurants, VIP lounges, among others.

There are separate security checkpoints for the two different sections of the boarding gates.

To access the parking lots, you can go through secure area B.

Terminal C

Terminal C is located in the new South Terminal Complex.

Terminal C Phase 1, opened in September 2022, has 19 gates (230 to 249) with the capacity to accommodate up to 20 aircraft, depending on the mix of narrowbody, jumbo and superjumbo aircraft, and an additional 10 to 12.

The Palm Court building houses a number of retail outlets, duty-free stores, restaurants and cafes. In turn, the South Travel Plaza sector houses convenience stores and fast food restaurants.

Innovative technological and customer convenience features at Terminal C include:

Carry-on baggage handling system with radio frequency identification (RFID) technology for efficient tracking and fast delivery of checked baggage.

Early Bag Storage robotic system with capacity for 1800 bags. MCO is the only airport in the world to implement the complete system.

Virtual ramp control system for airline aircraft operations.

Large-scale interactive digital media displays provide immersive, high-definition visual experiences.

Designed as the world's first LEEDv4 airport campus.

Terminal C currently has four operational levels:

Level 1

Ground transportation, shuttles to parking lots, nursing room, lost and found office.

Level 2

Check-in counters and boarding gates.

Level 4

Bridge to garage C and ground transportation facilities, car rental agencies, nursing room.

Level 6

Baggage claim, customs and immigration, cafeterias, transportation apps (Uber, Lyft, Wingz).