transportation Archive

Braking News: Disney World Adding 90 Buses

Walt Disney World has announced an expansion of its bus fleet along with new character and movie wraps that’ll roll out throughout 2024. This post shares photos & details of the braking bus news, along with a brief on-the-ground update about my good & bad WDW transportation experiences this year. According to Walt Disney World, the buses

Disney Skyliner Gondolas Close for Refurbishment in 2024 (EARLY REOPENING!)

Walt Disney World is closing the Skyliner gondola system for maintenance in early 2024. This post covers refurbishment dates and details, why we wouldn’t book an impacted hotel, recommended resort alternatives–plus, news about the surprise reopening. (Updated January 26, 2024.) This routine downtime of the “Most Magical Flight on Earth” affects all of the Skyliner

Skyliner Sip & Snack Strategy

We love Walt Disney World transportation (well, not the buses) and we love using it for leisurely days outside the theme parks. Whether that mean riding the monorail or boats around for our Christmas Yuletide Tour or now using the Skyliner gondolas as a means of exploring and eating, there’s a lot of “free fun

Brightline & Mears Partner for Transportation to Disney World

Brightline high-speed rail and Mears airport shuttle service announced a new partnership connecting travelers between the train station at Orlando International Airport and Walt Disney World. This post shares details about the new transit options for getting between MCO and Walt Disney World, plus quick commentary about our recent experiences with Mears following the Sunshine Flyer merger. Before

Brightline Train “to” Disney World: Everything We Know (Opening Timeline, Stops, Stations)

Despite Disney canceling plans for a Brightline high-speed rail station at Disney Springs, the project is full steam ahead and will have a stop “at” Walt Disney World. This post shares everything we know so far: the opening timeline, construction progress, testing, how useful it’ll be for getting between Universal, Orlando Airport, and other destinations

Airport Transportation to Disney World Guide

There are multiple transportation options between Orlando International Airport and Walt Disney World, including shuttle buses, Uber and Lyft, private car services, and more. This guide covers MCO to WDW ground transportation, pricing, comparisons, and more. Plus, updates on supply/demand and price increases. (Updated August 4, 2023.) In case you missed it, Walt Disney World