Special Info for these Crazy Times:
News for 2021:
- Planning and Executing Your Walt Disney World Vacation During These Trying Times
- 2021 Walt Disney World Armed Forces Salute Ticket Announcement
- Using Disney Armed Forces Salute Tickets in 2021
- Using the Walt Disney World Theme Park Reservation System
- Park Hopping Returns to Walt Disney World Starting in 2021
Everything is Different at WDW since it Reopened. See Our Trip Reports:
- Our Return to Walt Disney World (Aug/Sep 2020)
- Our Second Trip Back to Walt Disney World (Nov 2020)
- Our Third Trip Back to Walt Disney World (Jan 2021)
There are many Military Discounts that are available for your Disney vacation, from tickets to rooms and even some limited food discounts.
Other Vacation Destinations also offer Military Discounts and we have info on those too!
This is our overview page for you to find out about all the available Military Discounts for Your Disney Vacation.
Plus there is even some info on the competition (Universal, SeaWorld, etc.).
Below you will see that we have separated all of the information by type, each under a colored topic title bar.
Check out all of our Topic Overview Pages:
Disney’s Armed Forces Salute Information
2020 Disney Armed Forces Salute Dates – 1 January – 18 December 2020 (Ticket Use Deadline Extended Through 26 September 2021)
Note: Walt Disney World Disney Armed Forces Salute Tickets that were purchased prior to Disney closing have had their expiration dates extended to 26 Sept. You must purchase these special highly discounted tickets by 18 December 2020 though!
The Disney Armed Forces Salute is the best discount that is available for a Disney vacation!
Disney’s Armed Forces Salute – Our page with full details, learn all the ins and outs
Disney Armed Forces Salute FAQ – All of your most asked questions, answered in one place
FAQ Friday Blog Posts – Even more of your questions answered
Read the Top Ten Things You Need To Know About Disney’s Armed Forces Salute Military Discount Tickets
Also the Top Ten Things You Need To Know About Disney’s Armed Forces Salute Military Discounted Rooms
Disney Armed Forces Salute Ticket Activation – MDT’s How To Guide
Disney World’s New Tech: Magic Bands, FastPass Plus, and all the rest.
Other Disney Military Ticket Discounts
Regular Disney Military Discount Tickets – The permanent Disney Military Discount
These are the Military Discount tickets that the military community has always had. Unlike tha Disney Armed Forces Salute these tickets are only slightly discounted!
Why you might need Regular Military Discounted Magic Your Way tickets
Shades of Green’s prices for Walt Disney World, Base ITT/ITR’s are similar.
Base Ticket Office prices for Disneyland.
Stars and Stripes Passes From Shades of Green at Walt Disney World, are available to any Shades of Green eligible person who is staying anywhere on WDW property. These Passes are currently not for sale due to the lack of Park Hopping and the Water Parks being closed.
Disney Military Tickets – Your Start to Finish Guide
Disney World Non-Theme Park Tickets (Water Park, Mini Golf)
Other Disney Military Room Discounts
Shades of Green – The military owned and operated resort on Walt Disney World property.
Without a doubt the best discount the military normally has when visiting Disney World in Orlando is the Shades of Green Resort! It is one of the Armed Forces Recreation Centers operated worldwide for the benefit of military members. Shades of Green has quite a few room discount packages, combine these with Disney’s Armed Forces Salute to really save on your vacation.
You can purchase military discounted Disney theme park tickets through Shades of Green once you arrive at WDW or you can buy them ahead of time at from Shades of Green, Camp Pendleton, or your local base Ticket/Travel Office.
The Disney Springs Resort Area Hotels offer a 20% Military Discount.
The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resorts offer some military discounted rooms.
The Armed Forces Vacation Club – Vacation Condos at a cheap weekly rate. If you don’t mind staying off Disney property you can stay at a local area condo for a super rate.
Expert Disney Reservations
Ears of Experience is a Fee Free Travel Agent specializing only in Disney Reservations, they are owned and operated by a military family. They are on top of all the latest military discounts and can compare them to other discounts to get you the best deal possible. They are Fee Free and Disney’s largest booker of military discounted rooms.
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- Walt Disney World Resort Theming
- Walt Disney World Room View Types – Do They Matter at Value and Moderate Resorts?
- Split Stays at Walt Disney World Resorts and Shades of Green
- Walt Disney World Disney Vacation Club Resorts
- Top Ten Things You Should Know About The Disney Armed Forces Salute Room Discounts
- Top 8 Reasons to Use An Authorized Disney Vacation Planner
- Military Disney Tips Tested and Approved Resorts
- Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort Categories and Room Types
Disney Dining Discounts
Unfortunately, while Disney offers great discounts on resort rooms and park tickets, they do not offer discounts at all on dining!
Fear not though, there are some military and other discounts available on Disney property (Walt Disney World & Disneyland Resort) which you’ll find on our Disney Dining Overview Page.
Military Discounted Golf at Walt Disney World
Walt Disney offers discounted rates for military members at their 4 Golf Courses.
Here is discount information for those who did not retire.
Disney Discounts and the John McCain Defense Authorization Act (Equal Access Act)
Other Military Discounts – Other Parks, etc.
Prime Time Shuttle: Disneyland Airport Transportation (California)
Universal Studios Military Discounts
LEGOLAND Florida Offers Military Discounts
50% off at Base Ticket Offices, 10% at the gate.
LEGOLAND Hotel Military Discounts* – Save Up To 25% – Rates Starting At $79!
SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Military Discounts
SeaWorld Parks’ Waves of Honor Program Offers free admission to Sea World Orlando, Tampa’s Bush Gardens, or other Bush Parks for the Military Member and up to 3 dependents. There are also limited discounts for Veterans.
It’s been running since 2005 and has been renewed again for 2019.
Other Area Attractions Tickets
Shades of Green also has other military discounted tickets for many other area attractions, such as Kennedy Space Center, Wet and Wild, Gatorland, and many local dinner shows.
Orlando ITT Office
While the Orlando Navy Training Center has long been gone, the ITT Office is located in the Navy Exchange at the Navy Annex is at Orlando International Airport.
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Read about the Temporary Changes to Disney World during their Post-Lockdown Re-OpeningSee Our Great Disney Discount and Planning Info:
- Disney Veteran & Military Discount Eligibility Guide
- The Military Family’s Walt Disney World Comprehensive Vacation Planning and Preparation Guide
- Military Disney Tips Disney Packing Checklist
- Disney Military Tickets – Your Start to Finish Guide
- Resorts/Hotel Overview Page
- Dining Overview Page
- Transportation Overview Page
- Technology Overview Page
- Shades of Green, WDW’s Military Only Resort
Military Disney Tips' Recommended Disney Travel Agent
Ears of Experience Disney Only Travel Agency. Military family owned and operated! They know all the ins and outs of Disney military discounts!