Disney has announced the official opening date of the Disney Skyliner as September 29th, 2019! A lot will be happening at Walt Disney World at that time, including the last day of Illuminations: Reflections of Earth on September 30th and the new Epcot Forever on October 1st, 2019. Star War’s: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios will have been open a month at that time, and guests will be able to move between the park and Epcot’s International Gateway as well as to select resorts (listed below). There have been rumors of at least one line opening a little earlier but September 29th is the only announced date.
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Here is great aerial b-roll footage that we have from Disney!
From Disney: Disney Skyliner connects Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Epcot to four resort hotels- Disney’s Art of Animation Resort, Disney’s Pop Century Resort, Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort and the new Disney’s Riviera Resort scheduled to open in December 2019.
We have brought you video from Disney Skyliner testing at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and the resorts in the past couple of months. It will be fun to take a ride on them soon! Here is one of our videos, which include a fantastic Haunted Mansion gondola, as well as gondolas for Coco, Pirates of the Caribbean, Frozen and more.