We fly to Orlando daily

9-10 hour flight time

London Heathrow (LHR)
Manchester (MAN)
Edinburgh to Orlando
21 June 2023 - 28 October 2023
Orlando to Edinburgh
20 June 2023 - 27 October 2023

One-stop flights to Orlando are available from Aberdeen, Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Durham, Humberside, Inverness, London City, Newcastle and Norwich with our partners Air France and KLM.

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Visas and entry requirements

Please ensure you check the CDC website for the rules which apply to you and arrive prepared at the departure airport, with plenty of time.

Foreign nationals or
non-US citizens


  • All foreign national visitors aged 18 or over to the US must be fully vaccinated (unless exempt) and present proof of full vaccination. The vaccination proof used will depend on where the approved vaccine(s) were administered. Accepted vaccine certificates include NHS COVID Pass (UK) and EU Digital COVID Certificate (EU).
  • Complete a Passenger Disclosure and Attestation and contact tracing form within 72 hours of travel using FlyReady.
  • You must provide contact information within 72 hours of departure.
  • Ensure you have a valid passport and ESTA (if eligible for the US Visa Waiver Program). 

US citizens/nationals or Lawful permanent residents


  • You must upload your passport details and complete the contact tracing form with 72 hours of travel using FlyReady
  • Note: US citizens and legal permanent residents do not need to complete a Passenger Disclosure and Attestation form or provide Covid-19 credentials.

What you need to know

Handy hints to help you hit the ground running in Orlando.

Local time

GMT -5 hours


US Dollar $


English and Spanish


120 volts 60Hz

Plug type A and B



Local transport

LYNX provides both local and express bus services in and around Orlando. Sunrail provides travel by train.

Airport Guides

Before you set off, take a look at our Orlando International Airport guide.

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Make sure you check out our favourites: Universal Studios and Walt Disney World, or, if you fancy something a little more offbeat, what about the hip bars of Orlando’s Milk District?

Must do’s before visiting Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando Resort in Florida.

And if you’re planning a family adventure, there’s lots to keep everyone entertained onboard. The seatback screens can be switched to kids’ mode so they’re free to explore the latest films, TV and games, and food and drinks are all included. Special children’s meals can be ordered in advance, with familiar favourites they’ll love.

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Tampa! The gateway to your Orlando holiday

Did you know we fly direct to Tampa?

Check out our alternative route to Orlando with direct flights to Tampa from London Heathrow. Just a 90 minute drive to those world famous theme parks.

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Discover Orlando

Theme Parks

From Universal Studios to all things Disney, you can’t visit Orlando without stopping off at the theme parks.

Orlando's best theme park attractions

Water Rides

Given Orlando’s climate, an afternoon at its thrilling (and chilling) water rides is a holiday must.

A thrill seeker's guide to Disney water ride

Disney Springs

Beyond the rides, Disney Springs is a lively hub of dining, live entertainment, and shopping.

Orlando's must do's

Road trips

From white sand beaches to wild swimming in natural springs, there's a whole other side to Orlando just a short drive away.

On the road

Astronaut Training

Florida’s Kennedy Space Center is the next best thing to the cosmos, thanks to its Astronaut Training Experience.

Alternative Orlando

Bioluminescence kayaking tour

Discover nature’s coolest glow-in-the-dark creatures on a nighttime kayak journey through a local wildlife refuge.

Active Orlando

Orlando may not be Florida’s biggest city – Jacksonville and Miami come first – but it’s got history to spare. The first European arrival in the region dates to the 16th century, while Orlando’s Native American roots go back centuries further. Now a top destination for international visitors, and with its own thriving culture on tap, there’s much to learn about Orlando

Curious to know more about Orlando? Check out our stories below for more inspiration

Why you’ll love flying with Virgin Atlantic

Cabins and seats

Our seats have been carefully designed to help you fly in total comfort during the flight, no matter which cabin you're in. Find out how our Upper Class, Premium and Economy seats measure up.

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Inflight services

Whichever cabin you're travelling in, you'll enjoy exciting inflight entertainment and delicious food and drinks throughout the flight.


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Virgin Points

We reward your adventures with Virgin Points. Whether you're taking off, doing the weekly shop or splashing out on an exclusive stay, points make it all more rewarding.  

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