Mount Dora travel guide

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You're Going to Love Mount Dora

With a population of 12.370, Mount Dora is a must-see destination in Florida, United States.

Where to Eat in Mount Dora

If you’re looking for affordable options, Copacabana Cuban Cafe - Mt Dora (320 Dora Drawdy Way) and Beauclaire Room - Lakeside Inn (100 N Alexander St) are great picks.

When to visit Mount Dora

Mount Dora in July
Estimated hotel price
$197
1 night at 3-star hotel
Mount Dora in July
Estimated hotel price
$197
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Mount Dora

Plane

Although Mount Dora doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Orlando All airports (ORL), which is located 42 km from Mount Dora. The shortest flight to Mount Dora from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 26h 23m.

Train

Amtrak is the most popular train carrier serving Mount Dora, followed by Brightline. The train journey from Mount Dora to Tampa takes 1h 49m and costs around $20 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Jacksonville, expect to pay about $37 for a 2h 39m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Mount Dora is to pick up a car hire from Orlando, which is about 39 km from Mount Dora. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Fox, among others, in Orlando.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Mount Dora, including RedCoach, Jet Set Express and FlixBus. From Tampa, the bus ride to Mount Dora takes 201 km and will cost you around $20. From West Palm Beach, the ticket costs about $85 for a journey of 233 km.

Plane

Although Mount Dora doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Orlando All airports (ORL), which is located 42 km from Mount Dora. The shortest flight to Mount Dora from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 26h 23m.

Train

Amtrak is the most popular train carrier serving Mount Dora, followed by Brightline. The train journey from Mount Dora to Tampa takes 1h 49m and costs around $20 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Jacksonville, expect to pay about $37 for a 2h 39m trip.

Car

Another option to get to Mount Dora is to pick up a car hire from Orlando, which is about 39 km from Mount Dora. You’ll find branches of Dollar and Fox, among others, in Orlando.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Mount Dora, including RedCoach, Jet Set Express and FlixBus. From Tampa, the bus ride to Mount Dora takes 201 km and will cost you around $20. From West Palm Beach, the ticket costs about $85 for a journey of 233 km.

Airports near Mount Dora

Airlines serving Mount Dora

Lufthansa
Good (4,574 reviews)
KLM
Good (851 reviews)
SWISS
Good (920 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,402 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,593 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,276 reviews)
Air France
Good (970 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,543 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (482 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,925 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,119 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,481 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,664 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (222 reviews)
Finnair
Good (886 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (833 reviews)
LOT
Good (681 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,152 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (915 reviews)
Alaska Airlines
Excellent (5,459 reviews)
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Where to stay in Mount Dora

If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Hampton Inn Mount Dora and Quality Inn & Suites Mt Dora North.

Where to stay in popular areas of Mount Dora

Hiring a car in Mount Dora

Expect to pay $1.73 per litre in Mount Dora (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.69 and $27.59. The most frequently booked car type in Mount Dora is Intermediate (Hyundai Elantra or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is, on average, 45% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay $1.73 per litre in Mount Dora (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $20.69 and $27.59. The most frequently booked car type in Mount Dora is Intermediate (Hyundai Elantra or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy car hire (Chevrolet Spark or similar) is, on average, 45% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.