Tag Archives: transportation

Northbound World Drive Flyover in Magic Kingdom Area Now Open

Guests who drive to Magic Kingdom may have noticed that a lot of construction work has been happening on World Drive. Flyover ramps have been built to allow easier entrance to the Magic Kingdom-area resorts as well as various locations behind the theme park. Beginning today, drivers can now travel using the following routes: Magic […]

Are There Free Shuttles Between Walt Disney World Parks and Hotels?

Yes, there is free bus transportation between Walt Disney World Resort theme parks and hotels. All guests are welcome to use the complimentary bus transportation. There are some transportation options at Walt Disney World that come at an additional charge, such as the Minnie Van Service, which is a personal ride service through Lyft requested via […]

My Decision to Rent an ECV from a Disney Featured Provider

In addition to the lure of a magic-filled vacation, some families are drawn to the Walt Disney World Resort by the promise of accessibility and accommodation for their loved ones. I’ve been able to take my father to Walt Disney World twice, despite his long list of medical conditions — some of which do not […]

Five Ways to Keep Your Walt Disney World Vacation Fresh and New

As my trips to Walt Disney World have become more frequent, people often ask me why I keep choosing to spend my vacations at the same destination. How is it possible that I am not tired of it yet? I think if I still traveled to Disney the way I did during my first trip, […]

All Guests Visiting Walt Disney World Can Now Use Minnie Van Service

We shared earlier this month that Minnie Van service is available at all Walt Disney World Resort hotels and it’s been announced today that the service has been made available for everyone at Walt Disney World Resort through the Lyft app. The convenient service offers guests a more private and faster way to travel back […]

The Swan and Dolphin Extends Its Boat Service Refurbishment Into June

UPDATE 6/4/18: The dock at Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Hotels is now scheduled to reopen Tuesday, June 5. The bridge at the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Hotels is closed for refurbishment. The pedestrian walkway remains open. Resort Guests should continue to use bus service to and from Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The […]

Disney Legend Bob Gurr Says Disney Is Working on a Contract for New Monorail Cars

On April 28, Celebration Town Hall hosted ‘Working with Walt Disney: An Evening with Disney Legend Bob Gurr.’ The event featured an open panel discussion with Bob Gurr. Gurr was the Imagineer tasked by Walt Disney in the 1950s to create Disneyland’s Monorail System and several other iconic Disney Parks attractions like Autopia and the Matterhorn […]

The FriendShip Boats Will Be Temporarily Closed at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Starting on May 7

Starting on May 7, a refurbishment of the bridge at the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Hotels will cause a temporary closure of the FriendShip boat service to Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Guests staying at Disney’s BoardWalk Resort, Disney’s Yacht Club Resort, Disney’s Beach Club Resort and the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin Hotels […]

Three New Bus Stations Opening at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort on April 27

Starting on Friday, April 27, three new bus stops will be opening at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort. The lone bus stop currently at Old Port Royale will be replaced by the three new stops on the south side of the building. The different bus stops will transport guests to different locations throughout Walt Disney World. […]

Polynesian’s ‘Shades of Green’ Walkway Closing for Construction

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort closed the Shades of Green walkway on March 15th for construction. Construction work began yesterday and will take place between 9am-6pm. The construction area will have signage near the Transportation and Ticket Center (TTC), Great Ceremonial House, and the crossway of Floridian Way. Guests will be able to take bus transportation from the TTC […]