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  • On Feb 28, 2018
    Nancy from VA Asked

    What is the difference between the fast pass and the fast pass + ?

    Hello Nancy, and welcome to the Disney Parks Moms Panel with a great question.

    Planning a magical vacation to the Walt Disney World Resort is about finding ways to save time and money and to experience as nuch magic as possible. The FastPass system has been retired at the Walt Disney World Resort. It used to require guests to use their admission cards at attraction kiosks to receive a FastPass on paper for the next time slot available. They would return to the ride, show or attractions FastPass line at a designated time listed on the pass.

    FastPass+ is the new upgraded system that has been in place for the last several years. It allows guests with a prepaid admission to make selections 30 days in advance. Guests staying at a Resort Hotel on Disney property can make their selections 60 days in advance. You can redeem your FastPass+ selections by touching your MagicBand or card at the touch point. You will want to make sure that everyone in your travel party has their theme park tickets linked to their My Disney Experience accounts prior to your FastPass+ selection day. You can make your selections starting at 7:00 a.m. online or on your smartphone or tablet device using the My Disney Experience app. If you have any more questions before you arrive, do not hesitate to visit us again.

    See ya real soon,
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Meet the Panelist: Andrea, Ohio

Hi there, I am Andrea from the Buckeye State. A very proud mom to my princess who is a former Miss Ohio. Friends and family describe me as a "Disney Nerd" and Star Wars fangirl. I have made 30 trips and counting to the Walt Disney World Resort in all stages of life since 1972 as a small child, a young mom with a toddler and now as an empty nester. The love of vacation planning runs strong in my family. My uncle had it, I have it and with my help, you will have it too. Learn More About Andrea

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