Roadway Impacts Taking Place at Walt Disney World On and Around New Year’s Eve


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The roads at the Walt Disney World Resort can be extremely busy throughout the Holiday season, but especially on New Year’s Eve. Disney strongly encourages guests to plan for extra travel time and to pay careful attention to road signs as road closures and redirects will be in place across all over Walt Disney World property on December 30 and 31, 2017.

Seven Seas Drive: Dec. 30 & 31 • 6–11 p.m.
Seven Seas Drive will be one-way only. All traffic will be routed west on Seven Seas Drive toward Floridian Way.

Magic Kingdom Park: Dec. 31 • 10 p.m.–2:30 a.m.
All Magic Kingdom Guests will be routed to exit property via southbound World Drive. All eastbound exits from southbound World Drive will be restricted to authorized vehicles ONLY. Westbound exits will be open.

Epcot: Dec. 31 • 10 p.m.–2:30 a.m.
The exit from the Wonder lot onto Epcot Center Drive will be open. The exit from Epcot Center Drive onto Backstage Lane will be authorized vehicles ONLY.

Disney’s Hollywood Studios: Dec. 31 • 10 p.m.–2:30 a.m.
All Guests will be directed to exit from the park onto eastbound Buena Vista Drive. Traffic will be routed onto Victory Way toward Osceola Parkway, where normal traffic patterns will resume.

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park: Dec. 31 • 10 p.m.–2:30 a.m.

All Guests will be directed to exit via Osceola Parkway as normal.

Disney Springs: Dec. 31 • 10 p.m.–2:30 a.m.
Guest traffic from Disney Springs will be directed to exit in both directions onto Buena Vista Drive. Eastbound Buena Vista Drive traffic will be routed toward Hotel Plaza Boulevard. Westbound Buena Vista Drive traffic be routed toward the new Epcot Center Drive access ramps.



For more information on what to do at the Walt Disney World Resort on New Year’s Eve, click here.



*The information contained in this article represents the opinion of the author, and not necessarily the opinion of the DIS.

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