How to get Disney World discounts – PREP154

If you want Disney World discounts for your trip, it's important to know when, what, and how those discounts are handled. I have lots of tips in this episode for how discounts work so you can maximize your chances.

I also have a quick tip to help you work around the dreaded errors on the Disney World site.


While articles on this site are updated frequently as changes occur, podcast audio and show notes are not. The text below is show notes from this episode. There's much more info included in the audio so be sure to listen to the episode for a better explanation.

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Notes on Disney World discounts from this episode

Read all about the things mentioned in this episode, including the big spreadsheet of when/what discounts have been offered in the past at http://wdwprepschool.com/guide-to-disney-world-discounts/

Quick tip of the day

Cookies cause lots of errors on the Disney World site.

Here are some ways to try to fix it:

  • Clear cookies in your current browser
  • Use your browser in incognito mode
  • Use a different browser

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Dolly Burke

In the podcast you mentioned a discount for Disney Visa cardholders. Any tips on how I can get more details on this discount? I have checked the Chase site and Disney site and not finding this discount listed. Thanks!

A podcast on Annual pass discounts would be a great follow up to this. I have been debating purchasing one for a trip next year but I’m still up in the air as to whether the investment is worth it. Thanks for collecting all of this information together. I’ve been considering renting DVC points for that trip, but I cannot yet (trip is not until next December) and I’m still crunching all numbers to see what my best deal is (especially since I know that season is popular with owners and availability may be limited).

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