Isolation Required for Guests Visiting Disney World from Certain States

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The Walt Disney World Resort is gearing up for it’s official reopening next month. However, guests visiting from certain states need to be aware of the isolation period required if traveling to Florida from certain states.

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Isolation Required for travel into the state of Florida

According to the Florida Covid-19 Response website, the Governor’s Actions Regarding Travel indicate that

all individuals entering the state of Florida from the New York Tri-State Area (Connecticut, New Jersey, and New York) to isolate or quarantine for a period of 14 days from the time of entry into Florida or the duration of the individual’s presence in Florida, whichever is shorter. This includes persons entering Florida by roadways.

Disney Worlds’s official website is also urging traveling guests to verify the latest information regarding travel and isolation from Florida’s official websites.

Before traveling to Florida, please make sure that you have reviewed any advisories or restrictions that may be in place for travel to Florida. Visit https://floridahealthcovid19.gov/travelers/ for information. Guests who are under isolation or quarantine orders must not enter Walt Disney World Resort.

Additional information in Disney’s website indicates the following to help guest prepare for their upcoming visit:

Top Things You Need To Know

We made some important updates at our Disney Resort hotels and implemented a number of new health and safety measures.

What You’ll Need

Before traveling to Florida, please make sure that you have reviewed any advisories or restrictions that may be in place for travel to Florida. Visit https://floridahealthcovid19.gov/travelers/ for information. Guests who are under isolation or quarantine orders must not enter Walt Disney World Resort.

Please be aware that you’ll also need:

  • A confirmed room reservation for your stay. Be sure to link your reservation to your Disney account to receive important information prior to your arrival—visit My Plans to get started
  • A confirmed dining reservation if you’re a day Guest (not staying overnight)
  • Face coverings for each Guest age 2 and up—which must be worn in all public areas, except while swimming or seated for dining
  • Planning to visit a theme park during your stay? Select Walt Disney World theme parks will begin to reopen on July 11. To enter a park, both a park reservation and valid admission for the same park on the same date is required (a Disney Resort hotel reservation does not guarantee theme park access)

Also, it’s highly recommended to have:

  • The latest version of the My Disney Experience app on your mobile device, with location services and notifications enabled

  • Cashless or contactless forms of payment, including MagicBands, which Disney Resort hotel Guests can use to charge purchases to their Disney Resort hotel folio

    Guest shopping at disney store

Important Disney Updates to prepare for your visit

Disney has been sharing numerous other updates to alert guests and help them prepare for their upcoming visit to the magic with all the enhanced health and safety features they are setting in place.

Updates to the resort shopping experience, room cleaning procedures, club level availability, among many other updates and changes have been published on the official Disney website to assist guests in preparation for their visit.

Are you planning to travel to Florida for the official reopening of the Walt Disney World Resort July 11th? Let us know if these isolation requirements will change your plans. We want to hEAR from you! 

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