Mom And Daughter Resort Room
  • On Apr 5, 2010
    Shilpi from NJ Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    What is the best way to get to Downtown disney from contemproray hotel and how long does it take? Would it be better to go to downtown disney from animal kingdom ? Is that a shorter ride?

    Hi Shilpi,

    Downtown Disney is easily accessible from any of the Disney resorts utilizing the Disney buses. You can take a bus from either the Contemporary Resort or Animal Kingdom Lodge bus stops to either the Marketplace stop or Pleasure Island.

    The ride is approximately thirty five to fifty minutes depending on traffic, the number of stops the bus makes and the loading and unloading of guests. Honestly the ride is very close in length from either location and I would plan on leaving from whichever location or resort you are at or  closest to at the time.

    Hope this helps!
thumbnail image for Margaret

Meet the Panelist: Margaret, Illinois

I'm Margaret, a busy wife, mom to 3 sons, & full time paralegal. I've been visiting Disney World for twenty years & still can't wait for my next visit.  I hope that I can help other families experience the magic that our family finds in every trip. Learn More About Margaret

Didn't find what you were looking for? Click the Ask a Question button to open the Ask a Question dialogue box. If you are not logged in a dialogue box will appear to signin in order to ask a question.

To submit your question, please sign in now if you have not already done so.

Ask a QuestionOpens the Ask a Question dialog box.

Update Browser

For a better experience browsing this website, please download an updated version of Internet Explorer.

Or you can continue browsing without updating.