10 Facts About Disney World’s Monorail System

Getting around Walt Disney World Resort is a breeze on the world-famous monorail, the “public transport of the future.” Here are 10 fun facts about the Disney Monorail System!

1Opened in 1971

The monorail system opened in 1971 with two routes (Magic Kingdom: Resort and Express) and with Mark IV monorail trains. It was expanded to three lines (Magic Kingdom: Resort and Express, plus Epcot) in 1982, and the rolling stock was updated to Mark VI trains in 1989.
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