Mom And Son Spaceship Earth
  • On Sep 16, 2010
    Alison from IN Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    How long does it take to get from downtown disney to the magic kingdom?

    Hi Allison,

    There are no buses that go directly from Downtown Disney to the Magic Kingdom.  You have to travel to a resort first and then transfer to a bus headed to Magic Kingdom.  For this reason, the time can vary.  I would say, you're probably looking at 45 - 60 minutes of travel. 

    Intuitively, I would take the bus heading to the Polynesian, Grand Floridian or Contemporary and then hop on the monorail from one of those resorts. However, I've heard that taking the bus to Saratoga Springs and then transferring to the Magic Kingdom is the quickest route.

    Hope this helps.  Have a magical vacation!
thumbnail image for Diane

Meet the Panelist: Diane, Rhode Island

I am Diane from RI.  My husband and I have 3 children. I took my first trip to Walt Disney World when I was 11 and I have traveled many times since then with all different party sizes.   Every aspect of planning a vacation is pure joy to me. Learn More About Diane

Didn't find what you were looking for?

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.