Polynesian Resort Monorail

Monorail Station At Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort Reopens

Published by Rachel Van Norman

The Monorail station at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort has officially reopened! The construction on the Monorail station has just been one part of a larger refurbishment on the Polynesian Village Resort, which also updated its rooms to a Moana theme earlier this year for its reopening this past July. Now that the Monorail has reopened, […]

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Disney's large bus system is accessible to guests with mobility issues.

Tips For Managing Disney World Transportation With Disabilities

Published by Erika Lucas

Navigating the 39 square miles of Walt Disney World can be difficult for anyone, but it can be a bit more challenging for parties traveling with an Electric Conveyance Vehicle (ECV) or wheelchair. The good news is that most of the transportation systems at Disney World are accessible! One of Disney’s top priorities is to […]

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The Monorail at Disney's Epcot

Epcot Monorail To Resume Service

Published by Rachel Van Norman

After a 16 month long closure, the Epcot Monorail is set to resume service on Sunday, July 18th, 2021! The Epcot Monorail closed in March of 2020 with the rest of the theme parks’ operations. When Walt Disney World reopened, some forms of transportation returned, but the Epcot Monorail was not one of them. Guests […]

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Valet Parking To Return To Walt Disney World Resorts

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Disney has announced that valet parking is to return to Walt Disney World Resort Hotels. Due to Covid closures and modifications, Disney was forced to temporarily close certain services, and when the Walt Disney World Resort Hotels reopened, valet parking did not open with it. Some of the resorts have already begun offering valet parking […]

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PeopleMover Sign in Tomorrowland at Magic Kingdom

PeopleMover On Track To Open May 1st

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

The PeopleMover, which has been closed since March of 2020, is now on track to open on May 1st, 2021. The refurbishment for this attraction has been delayed multiple times within the last couple of months, but we may finally be close to a reopening date soon enough. You may be wondering when is the […]

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Magical Express Bus

Mears Transportation To Replace Magical Express In 2022

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Mears Transportation has committed to replace the Magical Express in 2022. The new service, being called “Mears Connect”, will offer transportation and other amenities to future guests of the Florida theme parks.  Disney’s Magical Express provides guests with complimentary transportation from the Orlando airport to Disney Vacation Club resorts and theme parks. When it was […]

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spaceship earth at EPCOT

EPCOT Monorail Not Scheduled To Reopen Due To Physical Distancing Concerns

Published by Rachel Van Norman

Although Disney has been testing the EPCOT monorails recently, it has recently been announced that the EPCOT Monorail is not reopening due to physical distancing concerns. These space issues mainly come from the resort monorail stations, where there is simply not enough area at this time to open with the current social distancing guidelines. Previously […]

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Brightline & Disney To Build High Speed Rail Station at Disney Springs

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Walt Disney World prides itself on making guests experience more than a typical vacation. They have now revealed plans to make even the transportation a breeze for it’s visitors. Brightline and Walt Disney World have announced that they have reached an agreement to create a high speed rail station at Disney Springs that would connect […]

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I’m Staying At A Disney Resort, But How Do I Get To The Parks?

Published by Beth Klostermann

Staying at a Disney resort provides guests not only with close proximity to the theme parks and other attractions at Walt Disney World, such as the water parks and Disney Springs, but also gives you access to multiple transportation options. Buses The most common form of transportation at Walt Disney World is their bus system, […]

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How To Get To Hollywood Studios

How to Get to Each Disney World Theme Park

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

The Walt Disney World Resort in Florida is an enormous complex spanning nearly 40 square miles, almost twice the size of the island of Manhattan. While only half of the land has been developed, the massive resort includes 4 theme parks, 2 waterparks, 27 resort hotels, golf courses, campgrounds and any type of activity you […]

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