Transportation Updates In and Out of Florida for Hurricane Irma

Please note: some posts may contain affiliate links which means our team could earn money if you purchase products from our site

Orlando Airport

As expected, Hurricane Irma is causing changes, delays, and cancellations to flights, trains, and the roadways in and out of Florida. Let’s take a look at what we know right now:

Orlando International Airport

Last night, the airport reported on their website that they would be ceasing all commercial flights starting on Saturday, September 9 at 5 pm. That message has since been taken down. The current message states “Please check with with your airline for the status of specific flights.” Most airlines are waving change fees.

CLICK HERE for up-to-the-minute updates for flight statuses.


Amtrak is suspending service in Florida ahead of the storm. Please read this tweet for more specific information:

Highways and Roadways

Northbound Highways in Florida, including I-75 and I-95 have been seeing heavy delays as people are trying to evacuate ahead of the storm. Gas stations have run out or are rapidly running out of gas. Governor Scott of Florida has ordered that all gas takers delivering gas to stations across the state have a police escort to get the gas to the people the quickest.

Please keep following along as we here at Chip & Co are keeping out readers updated with the latest Hurricane Irma news and how it’s impacting Orlando, Disney World, and the state of Florida.

Transportation Updates In and Out of Florida for Hurricane Irma

Click here for your FREE no obligation quote!

As an agent with MickeyTravels, I’ll be on hand to help you with everything from finding your perfect package to nabbing those hard-to-get dining and FastPass reservations. I work with all Disney Destinations. Best of all, my services are absolutely FREE. Get in touch at 1.954.401.9577, via email at, or follow along on Facebook.

Let our friends at Destinations to Travel help you plan your next Disney Vacation! Just fill out the form below and someone will be in touch! Remember their services are 100% Free!

MM slash DD slash YYYY
MM slash DD slash YYYY

Written by:

This account is for Past Writers and Friends who love Disney and want to share that love with you.
View All Posts
Follow Me :