Travel Why Disney Is Increasing Ticket Prices At Some of its Theme Parks

15:57  12 february  2018
15:57  12 february  2018 Source:   fortune.com

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  Disney villain Ursula 'beheaded' at California theme park in ride malfunction An animatronic Ursula at Disney’s California Adventure terrified ride-goers on Sunday when the villain literally lost her head. In the theme park’s “Little Mermaid” ride, Ursula typically sings along to the Disney classic, “Poor Unfortunate Souls,” with the iconic movie’s animatronic cast.But park visitors were left stunned over the weekend after the character's head fell off and was left hanging from cables.This happened today which caught me off guard because Disney is usually so critical over things like this

You're looking at a increase on a one-day, one- park ticket at Walt Disney World (from to ) and a increase on the same at Disneyland (from to ). Prices increase across the board from there. (Ah, theme parks .

Disney 's ticket prices at US theme parks are going up again. A trip to Disneyland — or Walt Disney World — is something that’s likely near the top of most families’ travel wish lists. It ’ s never been a cheap place to visit though, especially now that Disney has once again increased its admission

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Ticket and annual pass prices at Disneyland have increased up to 9 percent, with Disney also marking the popular Southern California Annual Passport "not available for purchase" on its website. All other types of passes remain available. Parking is up a buck, to , too.

Disney Increased Ticket Prices Again. Here’s Why It Really Doesn’t Matter. I guess the experience scarred them for life. So now’s my time, right? But I just heard the already-expensive ticket prices are increasing at both its Florida and California locations.

The happiest place on Earth just got a little unhappier—for whoever’s paying, at least.

Walt Disney has increased admission prices for its theme parks across the U.S.

With a three-tier structure that modifies fees based on number of visitors, the cost increase will vary from park to park. Peak period one-day tickets for Disneyland in Anaheim will increase the most, rising from $124 per person to $135—a 9% increase.

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The regular one-day ticket to Disneyland will rise from $110 to $117, while the value ticket will remain constant at $97.

At Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom in Orlando, ticket prices will increase across each tier: regular tickets have gone up, from $115 to $119, peak tickets will rise from $124 to $129, and value tickets inch up from $107 to $109. Parking prices and annual passes will also see a price increase.

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  Universal Orlando Raises Ticket Prices The prices of single-day and multi-day tickets for Universal's theme parks have increased.According to the Orlando Sentinel, the price of Universal’s single-park tickets increased $5 to $115 per adult, and single-day, park-to-park tickets for Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure and Volcano Bay jumped from $165 to $170.

Effective February 2016, Disney World raised its theme park ticket costs -- in some cases considerably. Are you confused by the different terms and options that Disney World offers? Let's break them down. Base Ticket prices are for one-day, one- park tickets .

Daily ticket prices are generally the biggest expense. Here are five of the priciest parks in the United States. Disneyland . Disney 's primary theme park presence may be in Orlando, Fla., but its headquarters is in Burbank, Calif.

Disney hopes that the admission modifications will help even out visiting numbers throughout the year to decrease waiting times. The parks will also sell date-specific one-day and multi-day tickets in advance to bolster this effort. The price of these tickets has not yet been released.

a group of people in front of a crowd posing for the camera© Photograph provided by PRNewsfoto/AP “Given the small percentage of guests that purchase a one-day ticket at Walt Disney World, extending pre-published, date-specific pricing to multi-day tickets will further advance our efforts to spread attendance throughout the year and ensure all guests have a magical experience no matter when they visit,” Disney spokeswoman Andrea Finger told The Orlando Sentinel.

Disney’s theme parks are the company’s second-largest division. Attendance rose 6% last quarter and the parks generated $5.2 billion in revenue—a 13% percent increase, according to earnings released last week.

When's the Cheapest Time to Go to Disney World? Well, You Have a Very Short Window .
It goes without saying that a trip to Walt Disney World costs a pretty penny, no matter what size family you have! Between the on-site hotel, park hopper passes, endless restaurants, and, of course, souvenirs, it's definitely not the cheapest vacation ever. However, there are ways to save some money so that you can still enjoy all that Disney has to offer without breaking the bank. One of the easiest ways to do that is to head to Disney World when it's the cheapest - aka, the off seasons.

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