Rider Switch Service at the Walt Disney World Resort
At the Walt Disney World® Resort, little ones who don’t meet the height requirements of an attraction or who prefer not to ride, can remain behind with a parent while the rest of the party proceeds to the attraction. When they return, guests who waited with the child can experience the attraction using the Rider Switch service.
How to use Rider Switch
- Gather your entire party and visit the participating attraction (see list below) and speak with a Cast Member near the Genie+ queue.
- Guests who are riding will be given a Rider Switch entitlement by the Cast Member. Non-riding members of your party (Party 2) will be asked to wait.
- After Party 1 rides, Party 1 takes over supervision of the non-riding children or Guests while Party 2 rides.
- Party 2 enters and boards the attraction without having to wait in the regular queue a second time. The Rider Switch entitlement must be validated by a Cast Member at this time.
Participating Rider Switch Attractions
Magic Kingdom Park
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train
Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Alien Swirling Saucers
Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run
Rock ’n’ Roller Coaster
Slinky Dog Dash
Star Tours® - The Adventures Continue
Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
Frozen Ever After
Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind
Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park
Avatar Flight of Passage
Expedition Everest - Legend of the Forbidden Mountain®
Kali River Rapids
Na'vi River Journey
It’s the most wonderful time of the year at Disney Springs! The halls are decked, the fire is roaring, and you won’t want to miss out on all the festive fun available now through December 30. Here are six ways to enjoy the most merry way this holiday season. First up is the Disney Springs … Read moreRead More
Disney Cruise Line has recently opened their new cruise terminal at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Here are five reasons why guests will love sailing with Disney Cruise Line from Fort Lauderdale. Second Year-Round Disney Cruise Homeport in Florida: Disney Cruise Line is expanding its fleet and opening its second year-round home port in … Read moreRead More
Art enthusiasts, get ready to celebrate as a new year approaches! What better way to usher in the year 2024 than by attending the EPCOT International Festival of the Arts. From January 12 to February 19, immerse yourself in this inspiring event that showcases the visual, culinary, and performing arts in the unique Disney style. … Read moreRead More
The festive season has returned to Disneyland Resort ! Join us in commemorating this joyous occasion as we highlight the top 5 reasons to visit Disneyland Resort this Winter. Step into the Most Enchanting Time of the Year – Celebrate the Holidays at the Disneyland® Resort Mark your calendars! The holiday festivities kick off at … Read moreRead More
Disney Cruise Line’s latest addition, Disney Lookout Cay at Lighthouse Point, is a unique retreat located on the island of Eleuthera in The Bahamas. Come summer 2024, guests will be transported to a world where Bahamian storytelling, artistry and culture are celebrated. Get ready to explore the exciting venues that will be available at this … Read moreRead More
Let's Start the Magic!
Crazy Imagination Travel Advisors are experts at the art of vacationing Disney and beyond. No two families are alike and no two vacations are alike. Each vacation is carefully planned and customized to our guest. From the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida to world-wide adventures in Australia, our Travel Advisors are ready to help guests plan their dream vacation. Go ahead. Put our service to the test!