Discussion in 'Transportation' started by sunshineNJ, Apr 5, 2012.
Anyone know the most reasonable company? thanks
Assuming the airport is MCO and the hotel is in the WDW area but not a Disney resort, the answer depends mostly on how many people are being transported and their ages.
For three or fewer people, a Mears shared ride shuttle at $30 per adult and $24 per child for a round trip (plus tip) is going to be the cheapest.
A cab is going to be $100-$120 plus tip round trip, so that will be about the same price as Mears once you hit four people and if you have five or six in a van cab it winds up being a better cost per person than Mears. Town car service for up to four people will wind up running about $120 plus tip, so about the same as a taxi for four people. Most of the transportation companies, including FL Tours who sponsors this board, will be within $5 of that either way.
A van for up to 10 people is closer to $135 plus tip, so at five-six people it's a little more per person than a van cab. Once you hit seven, it's a better deal because you'd have to get two cabs in most cases at double the cost.
If you are staying at a Disney-owned resort, DME obviously is the cheapest as it is $0 out-of-pocket (other than a tip for the driver if they handle any bags for you).
Hi, I forgot to say it's not WDW I would be going to. It's Universal. Would the cost be about the same?
Mears shuttles and town car services are about the same. Cab service is maybe $10 less each way.
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