Bay Lake travel guide

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You're Going to Love Bay Lake

With a population of 50, Bay Lake is a must-see destination in Florida, United States.

When to visit Bay Lake

Bay Lake in April
Estimated hotel price
$286
1 night at 3-star hotel
Bay Lake in April
Estimated hotel price
$286
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Bay Lake

Plane

Although Bay Lake doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Orlando All airports (ORL), which is located 29 km from Bay Lake. The shortest flight to Bay Lake from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 18h 19m.

Train

Amtrak is the most popular train carrier serving Bay Lake, followed by Brightline. The train journey from Bay Lake to Tampa takes 1h 49m and costs around $20 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Jacksonville, expect to pay about $36 for a 3h 07m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Bay Lake is to pick up a car hire from Orlando, which is about 25 km from Bay Lake. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Thrifty, among others, in Orlando.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Bay Lake, including RedCoach, Jet Set Express and FlixBus. From Gainesville, the bus ride to Bay Lake takes 177 km and will cost you around $82. From Tampa, the ticket costs about $20 for a journey of 185 km.

Plane

Although Bay Lake doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Orlando All airports (ORL), which is located 29 km from Bay Lake. The shortest flight to Bay Lake from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 18h 19m.

Train

Amtrak is the most popular train carrier serving Bay Lake, followed by Brightline. The train journey from Bay Lake to Tampa takes 1h 49m and costs around $20 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Jacksonville, expect to pay about $36 for a 3h 07m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Bay Lake is to pick up a car hire from Orlando, which is about 25 km from Bay Lake. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Thrifty, among others, in Orlando.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Bay Lake, including RedCoach, Jet Set Express and FlixBus. From Gainesville, the bus ride to Bay Lake takes 177 km and will cost you around $82. From Tampa, the ticket costs about $20 for a journey of 185 km.

Airports near Bay Lake

Airlines serving Bay Lake

Lufthansa
Good (4,684 reviews)
KLM
Good (849 reviews)
SWISS
Good (945 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,551 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,621 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,301 reviews)
Air France
Good (983 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (489 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,592 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,966 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,121 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,456 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,887 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (230 reviews)
Finnair
Good (872 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (925 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,180 reviews)
LOT
Good (683 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,682 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (830 reviews)
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Where to stay in popular areas of Bay Lake

Most booked hotels in Bay Lake

Disney's Art Of Animation Resort
3 stars
Excellent (9.2, Excellent reviews)
$404+
Disney's Pop Century Resort
3 stars
Excellent (8.9, Excellent reviews)
$320+
Disney's Coronado Springs Resort
3 stars
Excellent (8.6, Excellent reviews)
$374+
Walt Disney World Swan
4 stars
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
$437+
Walt Disney World Dolphin
4 stars
Excellent (8.1, Excellent reviews)
$407+
Wyndham Garden Lake Buena Vista Disney Springs Resort Area
3 stars
Good (7.8, Good reviews)
$180+

Hiring a car in Bay Lake

Expect to pay $1.69 per litre in Bay Lake (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.27 and $27.02.

Expect to pay $1.69 per litre in Bay Lake (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.27 and $27.02.