Spring Break Crowds Continue to Bring High Wait Times to Disney World

We know why you’re here. You’re looking to see just how bad the wait times are going to be for your next Disney World trip — especially if it’s coming up soon!

How gorgeous, right?

We totally get it. It’s smart to plan ahead and see which rides you want to rope drop, which rides you want to snag Lightning Lanes for, and which rides consistently have low wait times. Well, we’re here to help! Let’s take a look at the average wait times from this past week in Disney World.

Magic Kingdom

Let’s head to Magic Kingdom! This week, Seven Dwarfs Mine Train had the longest average wait time with 89 minutes!


After that, we had Jungle Cruise at 75 minutes, Peter Pan’s Flight at 65 minutes, Splash Mountain at 59 minutes, Space Mountain at 54 minutes, Big Thunder Mountain Railroad at 44 minutes, Haunted Mansion at 43 minutes, Pirates of the Caribbean at 41 minutes, Astro Orbiter at 39 minutes, Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin at 36 minutes, Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh at 36 minutes, and “it’s a small world” at 32 minutes.

Hello up there!

Next, we had Under the Sea – Journey of the Little Mermaid at 27 minutes, Dumbo the Flying Elephant at 27 minutes, Magic Carpets of Aladdin at 27 minutes, and Barnstormer featuring the Great Goofini at 26 minutes, and Tomorrowland Speedway at 24 minutes.

Under the Sea!

Then, we saw Mad Tea Party at 18 minutes, Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover at 17 minutes, Mickey’s PhilharMagic at 15 minutes, and Prince Charming Regal Carrousel at 15 minutes.

Time to get dizzy

And rides that only had wait times in the single digits were Country Bear Jamboree at 4 minutes, Carousel of Progress at 4 minutes, Tom Sawyer Island at 3 minutes, and Liberty Square Riverboat at 1 minute. Rides with no waits were 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 87 minutes.


Then, we had Frozen Ever After at 79 minutes, Test Track at 62 minutes, Soarin’ at 35 minutes, Mission: SPACE at 27 minutes, Spaceship Earth at 19 minutes, Living with the Land at 15 minutes, The Seas with Nemo and Friends at 15 minutes, Journey into Imagination at 11 minutes, Turtle Talk with Crush at 11 minutes, Gran Fiesta Tour at 12 minutes, and Awesome Planet at 1 minute.

Living with the Land was BUSY!

Most of the theater shows in EPCOT had zero waits this past week! These included: Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along, Disney and Pixar Short Film Festival, Impressions de France, and Reflections of China!

Hollywood Studios

Moving on to Hollywood Studios, Rise of the Resistance had the highest average wait time this week at 128 minutes.

Just a bit intimidating

After that, we had Tower of Terror at 116 minutesSlinky Dog Dash at 103 minutesRock ‘n’ Roller Coaster featuring Aerosmith at 73 minutes, Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run at 70 minutes, Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway at 65 minutes, and Toy Story Mania at 62 minutes.

Hey Howdy Hey

And finally, we had Alien Swirling Saucers at 39 minutes, Star Tours – The Adventures Continue at 27 minutes, Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy at 14 minutes, Muppet*Vision 3D at 10 minutes, and Walt Disney Presents at 7 minutes.

Animal Kingdom

Hopping over to Animal Kingdom, the ride with the longest average wait time this week was Avatar Flight of Passage at 93 minutes.

Time to uh, fly!

Then, we had Na’vi River Journey at 64 minutes, Kilimanjaro Safaris at 61 minutes, Kali River Rapids at 29 minutes, and DINOSAUR at 28 minutes.

Helloooo little (and big) rhinos!

Following behind was Triceratop Spin at 14 minutes, It’s Tough to Be a Bug at 11 minutes, The Boneyard at 0 minutes, and Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail at 0 minutes.

Don’t forget to check out the animals on the walking trails!

That’s your look at the average wait times around Walt Disney World this week! Stay tuned to DFB more Disney news and updates.

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