Not to Jinx It — But the Ride Wait Times Went DOWN in Disney World This Week

If you’re planning to be in Disney World soon, there are a lot of things you need to prepare for.

EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival

You need to decide on where you want to make dining reservations, pack clothes for some warm weather, and get ready to deal with crowds. The crowds have been pretty intense lately, so let’s take a look at how bad the wait times were this week at Disney World.

MagicKingdom

Let’s head to Magic Kingdom! this week, Seven Dwarfs Mine Train had the longest average wait time with 80 mins!

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

After that, we had Peter Pan’s Flight at 62 minutes, Jungle Cruise at 61 minutes, Splash Mountain at 51 minutes, Space Mountain at 48 minutes, Haunted Mansion at 39 minutes, Big Thunder Mountain Railroad at 39 minutes, Pirates of the Caribbean at 36 minutes, Astro Orbiter at 33 minutes Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin at 33 minutes other Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh at 32 mins.

Splash Mountain

Next, we had “it’s a small world” at 28 minutes, Magic Carpets of Aladdin at 21 minutes, Under the Sea – Journey of the Little Mermaid at 21 minutes, Barnstormer featuring the Great Goofini at 19 minutes, Dumbo the Flying Elephant at 19 minutes other Tomorrowland Speedway at 19 mins.

“it’s a small world”

Then, we saw Tomorrowland Transit Authority People Mover at 17 minutes Mickey’s PhilharMagic at 15 minutes, mad tea party at 14 minutes, other Prince Charming Regal Carrousel at 13 mins.

PeopleMover!

And rides that only had wait times in the single digits were Carousel of Progress at 4 minutes Tom Sawyer Island at 3 minutes Country Bear Jamboree at 3 minutes other Liberty Square Riverboat at 1 minute. Rides with no waits were Hall of Presidents, Enchanted Tiki Room, other Swiss Family Robinson Treehouse.

EPCOT

over in EPCOTthe ride with the longest average wait was Frozen Ever After at 70 mins .

Frozen Ever After line

Then we had Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure at 69 minutes, test track at 55 minutes, soarin’ at 32 minutes, Mission: SPACE at 18 minutes, Living with the Land at 16 minutes Journey into Imagination at 15 minutes Spaceship Earth at 14 minutes, The Seas with Nemo and Friends at 12 minutes, Turtle Talk with Crush at 10 minutes, other Gran Fiesta Tour at 8 mins.

test track

The theater shows in EPCOT all 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, other Reflections of China!

Hollywood Studios

Moving on to Hollywood Studios, Rise of the Resistance had the highest average wait time this week at 127 minutes.

Rise does break down quite often

After that, we had Tower of Terror at 113 minutes Slinky Dog Dash at 91 mins, Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster featuring Aerosmith at 68 minutes Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway at 64 minutes Millennium Falcon: Smuggler’s Run at 62 minutes other Toy story mania at 58 mins.

Tower of Terror looking extra terrifying

And finally, we had Alien Swirling Saucers at 34 minutes Star Tours—The Adventures Continue at 23 minutes, Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy at 18 minutes, Walt Disney Presents at 8 minutes other Muppet*Vision 3D at 10 mins.

AnimalKingdom

Hopping over to AnimalKingdomthe ride with the longest average wait time this week was Avatar Flight of Passage at 85 mins.

Pandora is pretty any time of day!

Then we had Na’vi River Journey at 58 minutes Kilimanjaro Safaris at 50 minutes, Kali River Rapids at 25 minutes other DINOSAUR at 24 minutes.

Do you love or hate this ride?

Following behind what It’s tough to be a bug at 11 minutes Triceratop Spin at 10 minutes The Boneyard at 0 minutes, other Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail at 0 mins.

Finding the gorillas

That’s your look at the average wait times around Walt Disney World this week. Compared to last week, a lot of times actually went down a little bit — which is awesome! We hope this keeps up but we are doubtful since Spring Break is on the horizon for many. Stay tuned to DFB more Disney news and updates.

Some MAJOR changes coming to a popular Disney World hotel!


Don’t miss out on Any Disneyfun!

Order Your Copy of the 2022 DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining Today!

With more than 750 pages, the 2022 DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining is full of tips and planning tools developed by Disney World experts over 30+ years of visits. We’ve done the research for you, so you’ll know just which spots will uniquely suit your family’s needs!

With mini reviews of every single restaurant, bar, lounge, kiosk and more; an entire chapter on the best snacks at Disney World; full Disney Dining Plan analysis (and how to get FREE dining); and a full chapter on discounts and deals; you’ll have everything you need to plan your best vacation yet.

Click here to order your copy of the 2022 DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining E-book with code WDW2022 to save 25% off the cover price today!

ready to shop button
Our guides are backed by a 100% money-back guarantee, so you have nothing to lose. 🙂

Would you rather go on a water ride on a cold day or wait in line for your favorite ride on a hot day at Disney World? Tell us your choice in the comments!

Leave a Comment