What time zone is Orlando Florida in GMT?
The Eastern part of Florida (which includes all the major towns and cities) fall in the Eastern Time Zone , which is 5 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT-5 ). The Western part of the Florida panhandle falls in the Central Time Zone , which is 6 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time ( GMT-6 ).
What part of Florida is an hour behind?
Florida uses Central Time in the western panhandle, and Eastern Time in the rest of the state.
Are there 2 time zones in Florida?
In Florida, the time line was established along the Apalachicola River beginning at the Georgia border. But things change near the coast. As the time-zone line approaches the seaport town of Apalachicola , the line veers west and wraps around the town of Port St. Joe .
Eastern Standard Time