If you're driving to the Walt Disney World® Resort in Florida, here are directions from major U.S. cities and within Florida — including the Walt Disney World Interstate exits.
If you're flying to the Orlando International Airport, transportation to Walt Disney World Resort is available via Disney's Magical Express Service, airport shuttle or rental car. And once you're at Walt Disney World Resort, you can zip around on complimentary and convenient transportation that runs continuously throughout the day. Check out "the best way to get around."
What is the best way to get to Walt Disney World from the Orlando International Airport?
As a Disney Resort Hotel Guest, Disney's Magical Express Service* offers you complimentary transportation between Orlando International Airport and your Disney Resort hotel.
With Disney's Magical Express Service, your vacation starts the moment you land at Orlando International Airport:
Other transportation options include a rental car or private transfer service. Either can be added to your package for an additional fee.
*Disney's Magical Express is available to all Guests staying at Disney Resort hotels with the exception of the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel and the Downtown Disney® Resort Area Hotels. Disney's Magical Express Service requires a separate reservation made at least 10 days prior to arrival. The luggage delivery service operates for flights arriving at Orlando International Airport between 5:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. If you arrive after 10:00 p.m., please claim your luggage to bring with on the motorcoach.
What are the best driving routes to the Walt Disney World Resort?
If you're traveling by car, it's easy to find the Walt Disney World Resort. We're located southwest of Orlando, off Interstate 4, west of the Florida Turnpike. Routes from some major US cities:
What are the best driving routes to the Walt Disney World Resort from within Florida?
Walt Disney World Resort is located southwest of Orlando, off Interstate 4, west of the Florida Turnpike. Routes from some major Florida starting points:
There are so many Walt Disney World Interstate Exits. Which ones should I take?
Each of the Exits will take you to various parts of the Walt Disney World Resort. Some highlights from each Exit:
Attractions: Epcot®, Downtown Disney area, Disney's BoardWalk Inn, Disney's Typhoon Lagoon
Attractions: Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park, ESPN Wide World of Sports® Complex, Disney's Blizzard Beach
Attractions: Magic Kingdom® Park, Disney's Hollywood Studios®
What is the best way to get around within the Walt Disney World Resort?
There are many modes of transportation within the Walt Disney World Resort, including Bus, Boat and Monorail. A rundown of transportation within the resort:
Most areas of the Walt Disney World Resort are accessible by bus from other areas within the Resort, including Theme Parks*, Water Parks, the Disney Resorts and the Downtown Disney area. Buses travel on routes throughout the Resort and do not provide direct service between all destinations.
*Magic Kingdom Park is not accessible by bus from Disney's Contemporary Resort, Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa and Disney's Polynesian Resort. These Resorts provide monorail transportation to the park.
The Magic Kingdom Park is accessible by water launch from Disney's Contemporary Resort, Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Disney's Polynesian Resort, Disney's Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground and Disney's Wilderness Lodge. The Disney ferryboats connect the Magic Kingdom Park to the Transportation and Ticket Centre (adjacent to Magic Kingdom parking).
Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios are accessible by boat from Disney's BoardWalk Inn and Villas Resort, Disney's Yacht Club and Disney's Beach Club Resorts and the Walt Disney World Swan and Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotels.
Downtown Disney is accessible by ferryboat from Disney's Port Orleans Resort and Disney's Old Key West Resort.
Disney's monorail runs between the Magic Kingdom Park, Disney's Contemporary Resort, Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Disney's Polynesian Resort and the Transportation and Ticket Centre (adjacent to the Magic Kingdom parking lot). A connecting monorail takes Guests from the Transportation and Ticket Centre to Epcot.
What Walt Disney World Resort Area is my Resort Hotel located in?
You will see signs on the Interstate for different Resort Areas. Here are the Hotels in each area:
Magic Kingdom Area:
Disney's Contemporary Resort
Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
Disney's Polynesian Resort
Disney's Wilderness Lodge
Disney's Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground-Cabins
Disney's Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground-Campsite
The Villas at Disney's Wilderness Lodge
Disney's Beach Club Resort
Disney's BoardWalk Inn
Disney's Yacht Club Resort
Disney's Beach Club Villas
Disney's BoardWalk Villas
Walt Disney World Dolphin
Walt Disney World Swan
Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort
Disney's Animal Kingdom Area:
Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge
Disney's Coronado Springs Resort
Disney's All-Star Movies Resort
Disney's All-Star Music Resort
Disney's All-Star Sports Resort
Downtown Disney area:
Disney's Port Orleans Resort - French Quarter
Disney's Port Orleans Resort - Riverside
Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
Disney's Old Key West Resort
Disney's Hollywood Studios Area:
Disney's Art of Animation Resort
ESPN Wide World of Sports Area:
Disney's Pop Century Resort