Will the Magic Express transfer from the airport make a stop at a convenience store/supermarket so that we may pick up items like bottled water and diapers before taking us over to the resort?
- Asked by Kelly from RI on 3/28/2009
Unfortunately not. The Magical Express service is via a large motor coach that carries several dozen people; the bus only makes stops at the airport and at the Disney resort hotels. If you wanted to make a grocery stop on the way from the airport to... read more
Anna- followup ? to our recent grocery store response. Staying at POFQ- would it be possible to take the boat to DD, walk to Goodings to pick up a few necessities like milk, snacks and soda, walk back to DD and then take the boat back? How close??
- Asked by Elisabeth from IA on 3/29/2009
Hi, Elisabeth! Thank you so much for your question!
The Goodings Supermarket at the Crossroads shopping center is just over a mile from the Downtown Disney Marketplace. It is definitely walkable, but anything you might buy that will melt is... read more
What off site grocery store would you recomend?
- Asked by Maura from NJ on 3/18/2009
Hi, Maura! My go to grocery store is the Publix on Apopka-Vineland Road (535), which is about a ten minute drive from the Downtown Disney area. There is a closer market - Goodings in the Crossroads shopping center directly across the... read more
Hi, we are planning a trip in June to celebrate my grand-daughters high school graduation. Our party of 11 will also celebrate 3 birthdays that week. We will be using Magical Express and wonder about tipping policy. Thanks
- Asked by patty from IN on 3/28/2009
Disney Mom Kim gives a very complete answer to your question HERE. The short answer is that tips are not required for Magical Express bus drivers. However, if you feel that you've received excellent service, then you are welcome to reward this... read more
Hi Moms! I am planning a vacation for the first week of February 2010. When will I be able to start booking?
- Asked by Nichole on 3/18/2009
Thanks for your question Nichole! You can go ahead and book your room reservation right now by calling (407) WDisney (934-7639). Room reservations can be made 499 prior. Please note that as the 2010 rates have not yet been announced, your price will... read more