Wait Times Are Holding Steady in Disney World, But That’s Not Necessarily a Bad Thing

We’re fully into spooky season now, and Disney has been putting on all the celebrations!

Mickey pumpkins!

You can go to Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, eat all of those pumpkin snacks, grab some fun merch, or even take some pics in front of those awesome pumpkins. With all of these festivities, it might make the parks more crowded during this time. Let’s find out by checking out the 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 55 minutes!

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After that, we had Peter Pan’s Flight at 53 minutes, Jungle Cruise at 45 minutes, Haunted Mansion at 38 minutes, Splash Mountain at 36 minutes, Pirates of the Caribbean at 32 minutes, Space Mountain at 31 minutes, Big Thunder Mountain Railroad at 29 minutes, Astro Orbiter at 27 minutes, Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin at 26 minutes, and Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh at 24 minutes.

Jungle Cruise

Next, we had Under the Sea – Journey of the Little Mermaid at 15 minutes,“it’s a small world” at 15 minutes, Magic Carpets of Aladdin at 15 minutes, Mickey’s PhilharMagic at 14 minutes, Dumbo the Flying Elephant at 13 minutes, and Barnstormer featuring the Great Goofini at 13 minutes.


Then, we saw Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover at 12 minutesMad Tea Party at 12 minutes, Prince Charming Regal Carrousel at 12 minutes, and Tomorrowland Speedway at 12 minutes.

Mad Tea Party

And rides that had even lower wait times were Liberty Square Riverboat at 4 minutes, Carousel of Progress at 4 minutes, and Tom Sawyer Island at 1 minuteRides with no waits were Country Bear Jamboree, Hall of Presidents, Enchanted Tiki Room, and Swiss Family Robinson Treehouse.

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Over in EPCOT, the ride with the longest average wait was Frozen Ever After at 68 minutes. 

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Then, we had Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure at 67 minutes, Test Track at 56 minutes, Soarin’ at 32 minutes, Living with the Land at 16 minutes, Mission: SPACE at 15 minutes, Journey into Imagination at 15 minutes, Turtle Talk with Crush at 11 minutes, Spaceship Earth at 11 minutes, The Seas with Nemo and Friends at 9 minutes, and Gran Fiesta Tour at 8 minutes.

Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure

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!

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Hollywood Studios

Moving on to Hollywood Studios, Rise of the Resistance had the highest average wait time this week at 90 minutes.

Rise of the Resistance

After that, we had Slinky Dog Dash at 86 minutes, Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway at 58 minutes, Toy Story Mania at 56 minutes, Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster featuring Aerosmith at 54 minutes,  Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run at 54 minutes, and Tower of Terror at 53 minutes.


And finally, we had Alien Swirling Saucers at 34 minutes, Walt Disney Presents at 14 minutes Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy at 14 minutes, Star Tours – The Adventures Continue at 14 minutes, and Muppet*Vision 3D at 10 minutes.

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Animal Kingdom

Hopping over to Animal Kingdom, the ride with the longest average wait time this week was Avatar Flight of Passage at 73 minutes.

“And, uh… Fly!”

Then, we had Na’vi River Journey at 60 minutes, Kilimanjaro Safaris at 46 minutes, Kali River Rapids at 24 minutes, Expedition Everest at 22 minutes, and DINOSAUR at 21 minutes.


Following behind was It’s Tough to Be a Bug at 10 minutes, Triceratop Spin at 11 minutes, The Boneyard at 0 minutes, and Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail at 0 minutes.

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That’s your look at the average wait times around Walt Disney World this week! They’re pretty much the same as they were last week, but they’re still a lot lower than what we see during really busy times. Stay tuned to DFB more Disney news and updates.

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