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Old 01-11-2021, 01:16 PM   #1
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Default Magical Express to cease operation

Just announced Disney's Magical Express to cease operation January 1st 2022. Going to get a lot tougher to find a parking space.
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Old 01-11-2021, 01:16 PM   #2
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Default Magical Express Ending Jan 1, 2022

https://wdwnt.com/2021/01/breaking-d...jEMwdIqq3QOKdk


I am stunned by this move.
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Old 01-11-2021, 01:18 PM   #3
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That's a big bummer. It's always been a favorite part of the experience for us, not to mention a major perk.
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Old 01-11-2021, 01:19 PM   #4
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Just announced Disney's Magical Express to cease operation January 1st 2022. Going to get a lot tougher to find a parking space.
Say it ain't so! We've really become accustomed to using DME.
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Old 01-11-2021, 01:21 PM   #5
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I hear the sound of rate increases for the town car companies in Orlando.
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Old 01-11-2021, 01:22 PM   #6
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https://wdwnt.com/2021/01/breaking-d...jEMwdIqq3QOKdk


they keep charging more for less and less magic...yet we continue to pay...
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Old 01-11-2021, 01:29 PM   #7
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Wow. This was such a huge benefit (with the luggage service). I get why in a COVID and Uber era it was less popular but this still surprises me (other than cost-cutting). This seemed to be a reason to keep people on-site.

This and the end of extra magic hours (okay I get 30 minutes at any park) and on-site has less and less benefits.
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Whoa!

And the benefits become less and less for staying onsite. They also announced the end of Extra Magic hours but "in honor of the 50th anniversary they'll be allowing 30 minute early entry to hotel guests at all parks".

The Chapek years are swinging in full force.
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Old 01-11-2021, 01:29 PM   #9
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Better get that train from MCO to Disney Springs done
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Old 01-11-2021, 01:32 PM   #10
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I don't think this is what we meant when we said we wanted more exclusive benefits for DVC owners.
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