3 Disney World Parks Nearly Tied for Highest Wait Times This Week!

California’s theme parks have been extra busy this past week as Universal Hollywood reopened and Disneyland gets ready to greet guests SOON!

Magic Kingdom

But, Disney World was just as popular with crowds hopping over to each of the parks. And, we’re breaking down what the average wait times were like in Disney World this past week!

Magic Kingdom

Quite a few Magic Kingdom attractions experienced some major changes in waits as times dropped from last week. We saw rides like “it’s a small world”Pirates of the Caribbean, and Space Mountain drop to 28 minutes, 33 minutes, and 35 minutes respectively.

“it’s a small world”

Other attractions, though, had higher wait times with 50 minutes at Seven Dwarfs Mine Train and 61 minutes at Splash Mountain.

Splash Mountain Entrance

Carousel of Progress: 10 minutes
Dumbo the Flying Elephant: 16 minutes
Magic Carpets of Aladdin: 16 minutes
Mad Tea Party: 12 minutes
Tomorrowland Speedway: 18 minutes
Barnstormer featuring the Great Goofini: 12 minutes
Under the Sea – Journey of the Little Mermaid: 15 minutes
Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh: 21 minutes
Mickey’s PhilharMagic: 25 minutes
Haunted Mansion: 18 minutes
Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin: 29 minutes
Prince Charming Regal Carrousel: 21 minutes
Astro Orbiter: 30 minutes
Peter Pan’s Flight: 31 minutes
it’s a small world: 28 minutes
Space Mountain: 35 minutes
Jungle Cruise: 42 minutes
Pirates of the Caribbean: 33 minutes
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad: 32 minutes
Splash Mountain: 61 minutes
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train: 50 minutes

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

This week didn’t bring too many changes to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, other than a few drops in wait times. Many of the attractions had waits that ranged from 25 minutes to 27 minutes, including Alien Swirling Saucers and Star Tours – The Adventures Continue

Star Tours

…while the Twilight Zone Tower of Terror and Slinky Dog Dash had the highest waits at 56 minutes and 60 minutes.

Slinky Dog Dash

Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy: 26 minutes
Muppet Vision 3D: 26 minutes
Alien Swirling Saucers: 25 minutes
Star Tours – The Adventures Continue: 27 minutes
Toy Story Mania: 26 minutes
Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster featuring Aerosmith: 35 minutes
Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run: 47 minutes
Twilight Zone Tower of Terror: 56 minutes
Slinky Dog Dash: 60 minutes
Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway: 33 minutes


There were a LOT of decreases in wait times around EPCOT this week. The lowest waits were at the Gran Fiesta Tour with 8 minutes and Living with the Land with 9 minutes

Gran Fiesta Tour

…opposed to the highest waits at Soarin’ with 46 minutes and Test Track with 50 minutes.

Test Track

The Seas with Nemo and Friends: 16 minutes
Gran Fiesta Tour: 8 minutes
Living with the Land: 9 minutes
Journey into Imagination: 16 minutes
Spaceship Earth: 25 minutes
Mission: SPACE: 41 minutes
Soarin’: 46 minutes
Frozen Ever After: 43 minutes
Test Track: 50 minutes

Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney’s Animal Kingdom only had a few decreases here and there with many attractions remaining the same as the previous week. We saw low waits like 18 minutes at Expedition Everest and high waits like 40 minutes at Kilimanjaro Safaris.

Expedition Everest

Avatar Flight of Passage, on the other hand, experienced a MASSIVE drop from 78 minutes to 61 minutes this week!


TriceraTop Spin: 7 minutes
Kilimanjaro Safaris: 40 minutes
Kali River Rapids: 33 minutes
Dinosaur: 31 minutes
It’s Tough to Be a Bug: 22 minutes
Expedition Everest: 18 minutes
Na’vi River Journey: 32 minutes
Avatar Flight of Passage: 61 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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