Disney’s Magical Express Service Ending in 2022 at Walt Disney World


If you've ever stayed at a Disney World Resort, then you know what the Magical Express is!

Disney’s Magical Express service provides guests with transportation between Orlando International Airport and the Walt Disney World and it was just announced it will be ending in 2022.

The service is set to end on January 1, 2022. Disney’s Magical Express service is currently still available for stays through that date, however, DME is no longer providing luggage delivery for those arriving to and departing from Orlando International Airport. Resort airline check-in service is also no longer available.

The official statement from Walt Disney World regarding the cancellation of this service says:

Vacationers have more options to choose from than ever for transportation, including ride-share services that save time and offer more flexibility to go where they want, when they want. In light of this shift, when Disney Resort hotel bookings open for stays in 2022, we will no longer offer Disney’s Magical Express service for airport transportation, starting with arrivals Jan. 1, 2022. We will continue to operate the service for new and existing reservations made at Disney Resort hotels for arrivals throughout 2021. Additionally, complimentary transportation options – such as buses, monorails and Disney Skyliner – will continue to be available within Walt Disney World Resort for Disney Resort hotel guests, including to and from all four theme parks.

Disney’s Magical Express service originally launched in 2005, offering guests complimentary motorcoach transportation between MCO and Walt Disney World Resort hotels as a benefit of staying on-property.

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