Tag Archives: transportation

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 […]

Blizzard Beach Bus Route to Change Effective March 4

The bus route from Epcot to Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort will no longer service Blizzard Beach and Winter Summerland beginning Sunday, March 4. Guests looking to visit either of those locations from Epcot will need to travel to Animal Kingdom then transfer to a Blizzard Beach bus. Guests wanting to visit Winter Summerland when Blizzard Beach […]

Minnie Van Service Now Picking Up at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort

Starting February 19, guests staying at both Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside and Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter can now use the Minnie Van service to travel around Walt Disney World property. Minnie Vans are partnered with Lyft and guests can use the Lyft app to order a ride from the Minnie […]

Price Increases on Minnie Vans and Parking at Walt Disney World

Along with the increase in theme park tickets over the weekend at the Walt Disney World Resort, other fees around the Resort have increased as well. Beginning immediately, a ride in one of the popular and whimsical Minnie Vans will now run $25; up $5 from $20. Take a look at our Minnie Van page […]

Minnie Van Service to Begin at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground Feb. 12

The Minnie Van service at the Walt Disney World Resort arrived on the scene last summer and has been whisking guests all over property in the cutest polka-dotted vehicles you’ve ever seen. The very popular service is expanding to even more select resorts – Disney’s Pop Century was added earlier this week. Beginning Monday, February […]