How to   Save Money on a  Disney Vacation 

Tips to help you save money on a Disney resort, tickets, food, transportation and more! 

Sign up  for Disney Emails


Be sure to sign up for emails  from  any and all Disney Parks. You can do this as part of your My Disney Experience Account.  then be sure  to "Sign Up for Updates."

Disney has a  detailed calendar identifying the cheapest  &  most expensive weeks to visit through the year!


Visit During  the  Cheapest Times

Being a Disney+ Plus subscriber pays! In 2022 there were times throughout the year where subscribers got up to 25% off vacation packages! 


Sign Up for Disney+

Plan One Park Per Day  to maximize everything you can do in each park; rides, shows, snacks  and more. This saves time and money  so you don't need the extra ticket. 


Skip the Park Hopper

Driving means paying Disney Parking Fees, gas and more. Instead, fly into the airport and rideshare to  your resort, then use complimentary transportation for your trip.


Don't Drive

Take advantage of gift card sales at local grocery stores, and the 5% off with Target RedCard.  Simply load Disney  gift cards and use for payment or daily charges.


Pay with Disney GiftCards

Make a Dining Budget


With Disney snacks, quick-service,  &  table service  it pays to have a plan! Learn how to make a Disney Dining Budget, and plan between $70-100 per person, per day. 

Use for discounted resort nights and Undercover Tourist for discounted tickets. It takes a little more work, but  can save you money.


Use a  Third  Party

Disney Vacation Club typically offers a giftcard, of up to $150 dollars, as a Thank You for learning more about the Disney Vacation Club Timeshare program.


Take a DVC Tour

Make sure to sign up through reward apps like Rakuten and be sure to join the loyalty programs on your credit cards and accounts for extra discounts.


Use Reward Apps


If staying at a Disney Resort you can get a discount card, good for savings at golf courses, on Joffrey's coffees, and at certain restaurants. 

Use the  Magical Extras

Staying 3 nights or more means each day ticket is closer to 50  ( instead of 100) dollars a day. 


Stay Longer


Aim to ride popular rides during meal times or parades when waits are lower, and save $15-$30/ person per day. 

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Disney on a Budget

Check out all the ways you can save money on a Disney Vacation!