Travel Discounts

Flight Discounts

The airport code for the Orlando International Airport is MCO.

A flight comparison site such as Hipmunk is recommended to get an idea of the prices on several airlines (most sites don’t include Southwest Airlines).  You can also set up a fare alert from Airfare Watchdog, which will let you know when there’s a good fare to Orlando.

United Airlines offers a discount for groups of 10 or more. More information can be found here.

Discounts of up to 10 percent are available for groups of 10 or more traveling together. The discount depends on the type of flight being booked. On the website, use code NMKT9.

JetBlue offers its lowest available airfare for groups of 10 or more who book together. More information can be found here.


Ground Transportation

Orlando International Airport (MCO) is located about 20 miles from the convention hotel. Prices below are subject to change.

  • Mears Transportation Shuttle: JEA/NSPA has partnered with Hello Florida and Mears Transportation to offer discounted rates on roundtrip shuttle service during the National High School Journalism Convention. You can book shuttles online by following this link, or download and present this coupon at the Mears Transportation counter at Orlando International Airport. Roundtrip fares (after discount) are $32 per adult and $23 per child ages 4-11. Private coaches are also available for large groups by calling 407-422-4561.
  • SuperShuttle: SuperShuttle offers 24-hour pick-ups to and from the airport. Use this link to receive a discount of $6 roundtrip. Shuttles are $16 one-way or $30 roundtrip. Book online.
  • Taxi: Fare between the airport and the Walt Disney World Dolphin is estimated to be about $65, depending on traffic.
  • Parking: Parking at the Walt Disney World Dolphin starts at $18 per day for registered guests. The hotel’s website has details on parking.