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Old 01-31-2013, 11:58 AM   #1
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Best way to get to hollywood studios

Hello we are staying at the Grand Floridian and wondering the best way to get from resort to hollywood studios....
how long would it take say at 730am.......
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Hello we are staying at the Grand Floridian and wondering the best way to get from resort to hollywood studios....
how long would it take say at 730am.......
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Assuming you don't have a car, a bus would be best. But since the GF bus I believe is shared with the other MK resorts, it may take a little longer--maybe up to 45 minutes or so once aboard?
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last time we stayed at the GF, the GF was the last resort pickup before going to the parks; long rides back, less so going to the parks (which is the more important one anyway, IMHO).
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If you don't have a car, a bus is your only option. I always recommend an extra 15 minutes for bus rides, as you never know when you will "just miss" that bus and have to wait 15 for another one.
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I would be out at the bus stop by 6:30 a.m.
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Old 01-31-2013, 02:36 PM   #6
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I would be out at the bus stop by 6:30 a.m.
ok so it takes roughly an hour to get there i was going to leave the resort at 7:30am so i should get there around 8:30 or so....
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ok so it takes roughly an hour to get there i was going to leave the resort at 7:30am so i should get there around 8:30 or so....
If BrerNashville's report above is still accurate, then the bus trip itself isn't more than 15 minutes. What you should allow for though is the potential for 15-20 minutes before the bus you want pulls up at GF.
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If you don't have a car, a bus is your only option. I always recommend an extra 15 minutes for bus rides, as you never know when you will "just miss" that bus and have to wait 15 for another one.
A bus is not the only option. There is always taking a cab.

We were visiting the GF this past December and unlike most resorts, they have TV's at the bus stop showing the estimated time of the busses and where they are going. For the 15 minutes we were there, it was petty accurate.
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