Walt Disney World Railroad

Magic Kingdom

  • Main Details

  • Park Magic Kingdom
  • Ride Type Steam Train
  • Restraint None
  • Thrill Level Low
  • Ride Duration 20mins
  • Pre-Show
  • Post-Show
  • Operates Reduced Hours
  • Gift Shop
  • Important Dates

  • Grand Opening Oct 1 1971
  • Queue Details

  • FastPass+
  • Standby Line
  • Standby Wait Low
  • Single Rider Line
  • Interactive
  • Rider Switch
  • Indoor Queue
  • Outdoor Queue
  • Comfort Level Medium
  • Extra Magic Hours

  • Morning EMH
  • Evening EMH
  • Ride System

  • Type Steam Train
  • Track Length 1.5miles
  • On-Board Audio
  • Restrictions

  • Height Req. None
  • Age Children under age 7 must be accompanied by person age 14+
  • Accessibility Must Transfer to Wheelchair
  • Captioning Handheld Captioning
  • Photography

  • On Ride Photo

Walt Disney World Railroad static exhibit will move to Fantasyland
1 month ago

PHOTOS - Tomorrowland to Storybook Circus walkway now closed
2 years ago

PHOTOS - A look at the Walt Disney World Railroad stationary exhibit
2 years ago

Upcoming Walt Disney World Railroad closures dates
2 years ago

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Walt Disney World Railroad closed for refurbishment Dec 03, 2018 to Jan 02, 2021

Walt Disney World Railroad closed for refurbishment Jan 09, 2017 to Mar 02, 2017

Walt Disney World Railroad closed for refurbishment Apr 11, 2016 to Apr 22, 2016

Walt Disney World Railroad closed for refurbishment Oct 12, 2015 to Nov 20, 2015

Walt Disney World Railroad closed for refurbishment Sep 29, 2014 to Nov 07, 2014

An old-fashioned steam train ride taking a grand circle tour of the Magic Kingdom. Stop at Main Street USAFrontierland and Storybook Circus.


Height/Age Requirement: No

Facts and Figures

Opening Date: 1 October 1971
Speed: Approx 10mph
Ride duration: 20 minutes
Ride system: Steam powered using diesel fuel


Mickey's Birthdayland opened on June 18 1988 and with it came a new station to the railroad.


There are 4 trains in service at the Magic Kingdom.

Walter E. Disney - Steam train named after Walt Disney, identified by red engine and red cars .
Roy O. Disney - Steam train named after Walt Disney's brother, identified by red engine and blue cars .
Lilly Belle - Steam train named after Walt Disney's wife, Lillian, identified by green engine and green cars.
Roger E. Broggie - Steam train named after an Imagineer and Disney Legend, Roger E. Broggie, identified by green engine and yellow cars.