The driving distance from Melbourne, Florida to Orlando, Florida is:

72 miles / 116 km

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Driving distance from Melbourne, FL to Orlando, FL

The total driving distance from Melbourne, FL to Orlando, FL is 72 miles or 116 kilometers.

Your trip begins in Melbourne, Florida. It ends in Orlando, Florida.

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Melbourne FL is an easy 72-mile drive to Orlando. You can easily take a day trip to all the theme parks in Orlando if you have an accommodation booked in Melbourne FL. Melbourne is about an hour drive to Orlando International Airport.

Disney World, Universal Studios, and SeaWorld are within one hour from Melbourne. Melbourne is centrally located to West Palm Beach, Orlando, and Daytona. All the major attractions in central and central-west coast of Florida are less than 100 miles from Melbourne including the popular Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral. Cape Canaveral is also the embarking port for Disney Cruise Line.

The Sebastian Inlet, a premier Florida saltwater fishing spot is only a half-hour drive from Melbourne FL. Anglers come for the redfish, bluefish, Spanish mackerel, and snook. For those who prefer not to fish, Sebastian Inlet offers a 3-mile beach for swimming, scuba diving, snorkeling, shelling, and sunbathing. Canoeing and kayaking are available at the Indian River Lagoon.

Visit the McLarty Museum located at the Sebastian Inlet’s survivor’s camp of the wrecked 1715 Spanish Plate Fleet. This museum has an observation deck that overlooks the ocean. Find out more by visiting

Melbourne, Florida

City: Melbourne
State: Florida
Country: United States
Category: cities

Orlando, Florida

City: Orlando
State: Florida
Country: United States
Category: cities

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