Magic Kingdom Did NOT Have the Longest Average Wait Times in Disney World This Week!

Can you believe it’s already the middle of March? Spring break has continued to stretch on as multiple crowds explore the parks.

Buzz Lightyear Topiary

And, if you’re wondering what line might be like during your Disney trip, we’re taking a look at the average wait times we spotted in Disney World over this past week!

Magic Kingdom

Magic Kingdom had another week of fluctuating wait times with various attractions seeing lower versus higher lines. Space Mountain jumped up again to 43 minutes

Space Mountain

…but the highest waits were over at Seven Dwarfs Mine Train with 59 minutes and Splash Mountain with 67 minutes.

Splash Mountain

Carousel of Progress: 10 minutes
Dumbo the Flying Elephant: 15 minutes
Magic Carpets of Aladdin: 15 minutes
Mad Tea Party: 14 minutes
Tomorrowland Speedway: 15 minutes
Barnstormer featuring the Great Goofini: 14 minutes
Under the Sea – Journey of the Little Mermaid: 16 minutes
Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh: 22 minutes
Mickey’s PhilharMagic: 24 minutes
Haunted Mansion: 20 minutes
Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin: 33 minutes
Prince Charming Regal Carrousel: 33 minutes
Astro Orbiter: 36 minutes
Peter Pan’s Flight: 36 minutes
it’s a small world: 38 minutes
Space Mountain: 43 minutes
Jungle Cruise: 42 minutes
Pirates of the Caribbean: 47 minutes
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad: 36 minutes
Splash Mountain: 67 minutes
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train: 59 minutes
Tom Sawyer Island: 27 minutes
Liberty Square Riverboat: 2 minutes

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Disney’s Hollywood Studios was on the busier side this past week with the highest waits at Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster featuring Aerosmith with 43 minutes, Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run with 54 minutes

Rock ‘N’ Roller Coaster

Twilight Zone Tower of Terror with 60 minutes, and Slinky Dog Dash with 66 minutes.

Slinky Dog Dash

Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy: 25 minutes
Muppet Vision 3D: 26 minutes
Alien Swirling Saucers: 26 minutes
Star Tours – The Adventures Continue: 33 minutes
Toy Story Mania: 31 minutes
Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster featuring Aerosmith: 43 minutes
Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run: 54 minutes
Twilight Zone Tower of Terror: 60 minutes
Slinky Dog Dash: 66 minutes
Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway: 38 minutes


We were surprised to see such high wait times in EPCOT with its popular attractions experiencing extended queues with 42 minutes at Mission: SPACE48 minutes at Frozen Ever After

Mission: SPACE

53 minutes at Soarin’, and 62 minutes at Test Track. Anybody ready to take a day trip to EPCOT with us?

Soarin’ Line

The Seas with Nemo and Friends: 14 minutes
Gran Fiesta Tour: 10 minutes
Living with the Land: 10 minutes
Journey into Imagination: 16 minutes
Spaceship Earth: 26 minutes
Mission: SPACE: 42 minutes
Soarin’: 53 minutes
Frozen Ever After: 48 minutes
Test Track: 62 minutes

Disney’s Animal Kingdom

While it’s not a surprise that Disney’s Animal Kingdom had the longest wait times again in Disney World, there were a few wait times that were very different. Surprisingly, Expedition Everest had the second lowest wait time at 22 minutes with spots like It’s Tough to Be a Bug beating it with 24 minutes.

Expedition Everest

And, for the first time in WEEKS, Avatar Flight of Passage earned the spot with the longest wait time over the Na’vi River Journey with 72 minutes compared to 70 minutes.

Flight of Passage Queue 3
Pandora Conservation Initiative Lab on the Flight of Passage queue

TriceraTop Spin: 10 minutes
It’s Tough to Be a Bug: 24 minutes
Kilimanjaro Safaris: 34 minutes
Dinosaur: 41 minutes
Expedition Everest: 22 minutes
Na’vi River Journey: 70 minutes
Avatar Flight of Passage: 72 minutes

As we continue to make our way around the parks, we’ll be sure to give you a look at everything happening in Disney World soon!

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Rachel Franko has been going to Disney Parks since she was a baby, and her love of Disney has only grown into a SLIGHT obsession since! She's been writing for AllEars since 2019 and loves sharing the magic with all the readers. When she's not writing, you can catch her heading to Disney and Universal Studios with a heart full of dreams and a backpack full of themed ears!

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