Walt Disney World truly is a world of its own. With so much to explore, it can be challenging to decide how to get around. Luckily, Magic Kingdom offers free transportation to help you get from one exciting destination to another. Our Frog Family is always looking for ways to maximize time and savings. Using Magic Kingdom free transportation is frogtastic, especially if you want an efficient and cost-effective way to get around.
Whether you prefer buses, monorails or ferries, Magic Kingdom has something for everyone to get you to every place. Here is an overview of Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom free transportation.
Our Guide to Magic Kingdom Free Transportation
You can get between almost any two points within the Walt Disney World Resort with free transportation, especially if staying on-site at a Disney Resort hotel. Even if you're staying off-site and have a Park Hopper ticket, you can utilize the complimentary buses, monorails and more to hop from park to park. For example, you can take the monorail to get from Magic Kingdom to Epcot, but we'll get into that below.
Magic Kingdom Free Transportation to Other Disney Theme Parks
To Epcot: Take the monorail or ferry boat to the Transportation and Ticket Center, then transfer to the Epcot monorail.
To Disney's Hollywood Studios: Take the bus.
To Disney's Animal Kingdom: Take the bus.
Magic Kingdom Free Transportation to Disney Resort Hotels
To Disney's Contemporary Resort: Take the resort monorail.
To Disney's Polynesian Resort: Take the resort monorail.
To Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa: Take the resort monorail.
To Disney's Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground: Take the boat or bus.
To Disney's Wilderness Lodge: Take the boat or bus.
To all other Disney Resort hotels: Take the bus.
Magic Kingdom Free Transportation from Other Resort Destinations
From Epcot: Take the Epcot monorail to the Transportation and Ticket Center, then transfer to the monorail or ferry boat to Magic Kingdom.
From Disney's Hollywood Studios: Take the bus.
From Disney's Animal Kingdom: Take the bus.
From Disney Resort hotels: Magic Kingdom is accessible by boat or bus from all of Disney's Resort hotels.
*Note: Most areas throughout Walt Disney World Resort, including Disney theme parks, Disney water parks, Resort hotels and the Disney Springs area, are accessible by bus. Some bus routes may require transfer from one bus to another.
There you have it, frogs! The ins and outs of Magic Kingdom free transportation. The monorail is our preferred way to get to and from the park (especially when we're staying at the Polynesian, our fave!) ... what about you? Tell us your favorite way to hop about Walt Disney World in the comments.