The opening and closing time of Disney World vary in different theme parks. Disney has four major theme parks which are Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom, Magic Kingdom and Epcot. Each of these parks have slightly varied hours on weekdays and weekends. However, they all follow the same pattern of operation. You will find full details below.
What Time Does Disney World Open & Close?
Magic Kingdom park opens from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Sunday. While animal Kingdom park opens at 9 a.m. and closes between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Disney’s Hollywood Studios usually open at 9 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. Lastly, Epcot park hours are from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Sunday through Friday. Saturday hours are between 11 a.m. and 11 p.m. Please keep in mind that Disney World hours of operation may vary during some holidays and special events.
Is Disney World Open on Saturday and Sunday?
Magic Kingdom park is open on Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. While weekend operating hours for Animal King begins at 9 a.m. and ends between 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Additionally, Saturday and Sunday hours at Disney’s Hollywood Studios are from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. And Epcot weekend hours are from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday and from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Sunday. Please note that these hours may vary in some days.
Disney World Hours
|Days||Magic Kingdom||Animal Kingdom||Hollywood Studios||Epcot Park|
|Monday||8 AM – 9 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||11 AM – 10 PM|
|Tuesday||8 AM – 9 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||11 AM – 10 PM|
|Wednesday||8 AM – 9 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||11 AM – 10 PM|
|Thursday||8 AM – 9 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||11 AM – 10 PM|
|Friday||8 AM – 9 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||11 AM – 10 PM|
|Saturday||8 AM – 9 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||11 AM – 11 PM|
|Sunday||8 AM – 9 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||9 AM – 8 PM||11 AM – 10 PM|
Disney World Holiday Hours
Disney World Parks will open on the holidays listed in the table below. However, keep in mind that the operating hours of the parks may vary by holidays. The parks may operate under longer or shorter hours on some of these holidays.
|New Year’s Day||Wednesday||Jan 1||Regular Hours|
|Martin Luther King Day||Monday||Jan 18||Regular Hours|
|Presidents’ Day||Monday||Feb 15||Regular Hours|
|Good Friday||Friday||April 2||Regular Hours|
|Easter||Sunday||April 4||Regular Hours|
|Memorial Day||Monday||May 31||Regular Hours|
|Independence Day||Sunday||Jul 4||Regular Hours|
|Labor Day||Saturday||May 1||Regular Hours|
|Columbus Day||Monday||Oct 11||Regular Hours|
|Veterans Day||Thursday||Nov 11||Regular Hours|
|Day Before Thanksgiving||Wednesday||Nov 24||Regular Hours|
|Thanksgiving||Thursday||Nov 25||Regular Hours|
|Black Friday||Friday||Nov 26||Regular Hours|
|Christmas Eve||Friday||Dec 24||Regular Hours|
|Christmas Day||Saturday||Dec 25||Regular Hours|
|Day After Christmas||Sunday||Dec 26||Regular Hours|
|New Year’s Eve||Friday||Dec 31||Regular Hours|