Disney World Ride

Height Restrictions

Disney World Ride Height Restrictions

This page lists all published Disney World ride height restrictions for the 4 main parks and 2 water parks.

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Finding all the ride restrictions can be a frustrating process.  This page details all ride restrictions published by Disney World so you can plan smarter and manage expectations.

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Looking to double-check a figure in your head or do you want a full list of restrictions by park? I have you covered.

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Disney World Ride Height Restrictions

Listed in alphabetical order by park. You can also see if the attraction participates in the rider switch facility

Magic Kingdom

Family-friendly for the most part

Magic Kingdom is built for families but there are a few attractions that have a minimum rider height for safety.

If an attractions says it is family friendly, chances are that everyone will be able to ride but that may be subject to certain conditions Check with an attraction entrance cast member for specifics.

A lot of attractions that have height restrictions have a “child swap” facility so nobody needs to miss out.  I will have a separate page that details how you can use child swap in the not too distant future.

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Big Thunder Mountain
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train
Space Mountain
Splash Mountain
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Fantasyland
Tomorrowland
Fantasyland
Tomorrowland
River Country
Tomorrowland” col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Min / Max” col_content=”Min /Max
Min
Min
Min
Min
Min
Min” col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Inches” col_content=”Inches
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40
38
44
40
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102
97
113
102
82″ col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Rider Switch” col_content=”Rider Switch?
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Yes
No
Yes
Yes
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EPCOT

Disney’s “boring” park is getting a child friendly makeover

Labelled a dull park by many EPCOT is undergoing a major overhaul.

Along with Frozen Ever After there are more attractions being introduced for younger visitors to enjoy and engage with.

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Guardians Of The Galaxy: Mission Breakout
Mission: SPACE
Test Track” col_chead_cell_color=”#020060″ _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default” col_chead_text_text_color=”#FFFFFF”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Area” col_content=”Area
World Discovery
World Discovery
World Discovery” col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Min / Max” col_content=”Min /Max
Min
Min
Min” col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Inches” col_content=”Inches
TBA
40
40″ col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Centimeters” col_content=”CM
TBA
102
102″ col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Rider Switch” col_content=”Rider Switch?
TBA
Yes
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Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Star Wars, Toy Story and more, oh my!

Often labelled Disney’s most mature park, the introduction of Toy Story Land and Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway attraction is a promising move in a family-friendly territory.

One thing that Hollywood Studios excels at is shows. There are shows here for everybody and most, but not all, are indoors with air conditioning!

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Alien Swirling Saucers
Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run
Rock N Roller Coaster
Slinky Dog Dash
Star Tours
Star Wars: Rise Of The Resistence
Twilight Zone Tower Of Terror” col_chead_cell_color=”#020060″ _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default” col_chead_text_text_color=”#FFFFFF”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Area” col_content=”Area
Toy Story Land
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge
Sunset Boulevard
Toy Story Land
Commissary Lane
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge
Sunset Boulevard” col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Min / Max” col_content=”Min /Max
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Min
Min
Min
Min
Min
Min” col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Inches” col_content=”Inches
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38
40
40
40″ col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Centimeters” col_content=”CM
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102
102
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No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
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Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Big e-ticket attractions, yes, but there’s plenty for younger visitors too!

Disney’s largest park by far offers a surprising amount of distractions for younger visitors.  Even if the latest additions are more focused on thrills.

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Avatar Flight Of Passage
DINOSAUR
Expedition Everest
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Pandora: World Of Avatar
Dinoland U.S.A
Asia
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Min
Min
Min” col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Inches” col_content=”Inches
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40
44
38″ col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Centimeters” col_content=”CM
112
102
113
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Yes
Yes
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Disney World Ride Height Restrictions – Water Parks

Some attractions are for younger children only so the height restriction is maximum not minimum

Typhoon Lagoon

The oldest water park in Orlando still packs in fun for everyone

Typhoon Lagoon is the perfect mix of thrills for those that want them and chills for everyone else.

Typhoon Lagoon keeps a wonderful balance of attractions for everyone in a peaceful shaded setting.

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Bay Slides
Crush ‘N’ Gusher
Humunga Cowabunga
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Min
Min
Max” col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Inches” col_content=”Inches
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48
48
48″ col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Centimeters” col_content=”CM
152
122
122
122″ col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][/dvmd_table_maker]

Blizzard Beach

The water thrill capital of Disney World.

After the success of Typhoon Lagoon Blizzard beach opened with added thrills in a melting ski resort setting, because, well, why not!

There may be more slides to choose from here but the pace feels a little more frenetic than Typhoon Lagoon.If you have young children I would advise you to try Typhoon Lagoon first.

 

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Chair Lift
Downhill Double Dipper
Slush Gusher
Summit Plummet
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Min
Min
Min
Min
Max” col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Inches” col_content=”Inches
32
48
48
48
48″ col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][dvmd_table_maker_item col_label=”Centimeters” col_content=”CM
82
122
122
122
122″ col_tcell_cell_align_horz=”right” _builder_version=”4.9.7″ _module_preset=”default”][/dvmd_table_maker_item][/dvmd_table_maker]

Disney World Ride Height Restrictions – Fine Print

Some common questions about ride restrictions and how to use the information on this page

When Are These Updated?

This page was last updated in July 2021. If you have any questions a Disney World representative can answer them for you either by phone or on email.

What About Disabilities?

Everyone is welcome at Disney World. For safety reasons some attractions may not be available to guests with certain disabilities. Consult attraction website pages and signage in the parks for more information.

How Can I Experience The Ride If My child is Too Small To Ride?

Disney offers a rider switch facility for families with young children. This allows another member of your party to experience the attraction without queueing again.  There will be a page dedicated to rider switch soon.

Does Disney Publish These?

Absolutely! These figures are taken directly from the Disney World website. If you have further questions a Disney representative can answer them for you.

Is This Every Ride With Restrictions?

This is every ride that is listed on the Disney World Website. Please bear in mind that the website may not be updated as attractions are added or closed. The information on this page is for guidance while you are planning,

Is Rider Swap Available At Every Attraction In Disney World?

Unfortunately not. Rder switch is available at select popular attractions. The lists above show which attractions have a rider switch facility. Rider switch is currently not available inside Disney’s 2 water parks.

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