Have the Spring Break crowds fizzled out in Disney World, or did the Easter holiday bring crowds that lingered throughout this week?
We’ve definitely seen some high wait times in the parks lately, but we’re not sure if they’ll stick around or not. So, let’s check out how long the lines were this week in Disney World!
Let’s head to Magic Kingdom! This week, Seven Dwarfs Mine Train had the longest average wait time with 92 minutes!
After that, we had Jungle Cruise at 70 minutes, Peter Pan’s Flight at 68 minutes, Splash Mountain at 63 minutes, Space Mountain at 56 minutes, Big Thunder Mountain Railroad at 44 minutes, Haunted Mansion at 39 minutes, Astro Orbiter at 37 minutes, Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin at 36 minutes, Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh at 34 minutes, and Pirates of the Caribbean at 33 minutes.
Next, we had “it’s a small world” at 29 minutes, Barnstormer featuring the Great Goofini at 26 minutes, Tomorrowland Speedway at 25 minutes, Magic Carpets of Aladdin at 24 minutes, Under the Sea – Journey of the Little Mermaid at 23 minutes, and Dumbo the Flying Elephant at 21 minutes.
Then, we saw Mickey’s PhilharMagic at 15 minutes, Mad Tea Party at 14 minutes, Prince Charming Regal Carrousel at 13 minutes, and Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover at 11 minutes.
And rides that only had wait times in the single digits were Carousel of Progress at 4 minutes, Liberty Square Riverboat at 3 minutes, Country Bear Jamboree at 1 minute. Rides with no waits were Tom Sawyer Island, Hall of Presidents, Enchanted Tiki Room, and Swiss Family Robinson Treehouse.
Over in EPCOT, the ride with the longest average wait was Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure at 90 minutes.
Then, we had Frozen Ever After at 81 minutes, Test Track at 68 minutes, Soarin’ at 39 minutes, Mission: SPACE at 36 minutes, Spaceship Earth at 20 minutes, The Seas with Nemo and Friends at 15 minutes, Journey into Imagination at 14 minutes, Turtle Talk with Crush at 13 minutes, Living with the Land at 12 minutes, and Gran Fiesta Tour at 11 minutes.
Most of the theater shows in EPCOT had zero waits this past week! These included: Awesome Planet, Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along, Disney and Pixar Short Film Festival, Impressions de France, and Reflections of China!
Moving on to Hollywood Studios, Rise of the Resistance had the highest average wait time this week at 118 minutes.
After that, we had Tower of Terror at 105 minutes, Slinky Dog Dash at 98 minutes, Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run at 65 minutes, Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster featuring Aerosmith at 59 minutes, Toy Story Mania at 56 minutes, Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway at 55 minutes.
And finally, we had Alien Swirling Saucers at 36 minutes, Star Tours – The Adventures Continue at 22 minutes, Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy at 15 minutes, Muppet*Vision 3D at 10 minutes, and Walt Disney Presents at 4 minutes.
Hopping over to Animal Kingdom, the ride with the longest average wait time this week was Avatar Flight of Passage at 91 minutes.
Then, we had Na’vi River Journey at 60 minutes, Kilimanjaro Safaris at 48 minutes, Kali River Rapids at 41 minutes, Expedition Everest at 31 minutes, and DINOSAUR at 25 minutes.
Following behind was Triceratop Spin at 13 minutes, It’s Tough to Be a Bug at 12 minutes, The Boneyard at 0 minutes, and Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail at 0 minutes.
That’s your look at the average wait times around Walt Disney World this week, and yep — the wait times are still pretty long! Stay tuned to DFB more Disney news and updates.
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Lucretia Kleinman says
Do you think the wait times are because of pent up demand to travel and vacation? Do you think things will calm down a year from now? I wish they would get rid of Park reservations.
I’m envious of 14 hour park days, but YIKES- 1-2 hour waits is too much, especially for an AVERAGE.