Guests staying at the four main resorts serviced by the new Disney Skyliner gondolas will now find bus service limited to both EPCOT and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The Disney Skyliner has been running for months and this move is not unexpected as part of the… Read More »Disney limits bus schedule at Disney Skyliner resorts
This week I had the opportunity to ride the newly refurbished Monorail Green. In addition to preventative maintenance work under the body, the interior cabins got a nice upgrade. I’m not sure what they did, but the ride definitely felt smoother than on unrefurbished trains.… Read More »Disney World rolls out refurbished Monorail Green
Longtime readers of The Disney Blog know I’ve been advocating for Walt Disney World to adopt the aerial tram, aka gondola, as a method of transportation between its parks and resorts since 2013. That the first system that services two parks and four resort complexes… Read More »More details revealed on the Disney Skyliner Gondola Network
The transportation system of the future at Walt Disney World is looking toward the past. The new Disney Skyliner gondola network will remind longtime guests of the Disney Skyway. You know, the one at Disneyland that used to go through the Matterhorn or the one… Read More »Aerial tram ‘Disney Skyliner’ gondola network takes shape at Walt Disney World
Disney has added more home resorts to its Minnie Van service at Walt Disney World. The alternate private vehicle transportation method will transport you and up to five other guests anywhere on Disney property for a flat fee of $25. Each Minnie Van carries with… Read More »Disney World expands Minnie Van service
Last year the news broke that Disney World was planning to start testing with self-driving shuttles in backstage areas of the parks. We’ve been waiting to hear about when the program might start, but were recently told that Disney wants to wait because they’re not… Read More »Has Disney World’s self-driving shuttle system been delayed?
Disney has rolled out its first new tram tractor servicing the parking lot at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The new tugs are meant to provide a quieter, smoother ride for guests, and a safer more comfortable cabin for the drivers. It’s also believed to be more… Read More »New tram tractor model in use at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Although they haven’t officially announced either project yet, Walt Disney World is making plans to add both a gondola system and autonomous shuttles to its transportation system. With a new listing on the company’s career page, it’s evident the company is placing new emphasis on… Read More »Imagineering hiring new master planner to lead transportation development at Walt Disney World