Plan for enough days to discover two amazing theme parks, magical resort hotels and an eclectic entertainment district. The newly expanded Disney California Adventure Park transports guests to Los Angeles in the 1920s as they enter Buena Vista Street, while the new 12-acre Cars Land brings the Disney/Pixar hit movie Cars to life with high-octane thrills.
Why watch the movies when you can live them at Universal Studios Hollywood - the world's biggest and busiest television and motion picture studio theme park! Be a part of movie magic with spine-tingling rides, thrilling shows, explosive stunts, and amazing adventures!
With over 165 rides, shows and attractions in five themed areas, Knott's Berry Farm has it all when it comes to family fun. Take a high thrills ride on the new Windseeker or Xcelerator, stroll through the Park's Old West Ghost Town® or hang with the Peanuts Gang in Camp Snoopy.
Knott's Soak City is a 13-acre water park adjacent to Knott's Theme Park. Highlights include 17 tube slides, wave pool and lazy river. One of guests' favorites is Pacific Spin, which drops riders into a 75-foot, six-story funnel. Open daily Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day, and weekends in September.
SeaWorld® San Diego lets you connect with the wonder of the sea. This year you can soar, dive and twist like a ray on Manta, SeaWorld's first multi-media double-launch coaster. Or surround yourself with gliding rays in a one-of-a-kind grotto. Connect with the sea through up-close animal encounters with Sea Lions, dolphins, and polar bears. Dive into the exhilaration of the sea in the awe-inspiring Shamu® show One Ocean, a multisensory celebration that entertains, educates and inspires. Then race, ride, explore and play at the interactive attraction Turtle Reef where you'll experience the amazing world of the sea turtle.
LEGOLAND® California Resort has a lot that's new to make your visit the most memorable ever. LEGOLAND California already features more than 60 rides, shows and attractions. An all-new Star Wars? Miniland display area is now open, with scenes from the six live-action Star Wars movies and one from Star Wars: The Clone Wars . The Resort is also home to the world's first LEGOLAND Water Park. And don't miss Octopus Garden at Sea Life? Aquarium, where you can discover the amazing world of Cephalopods.
The San Diego Zoo is known for lush, naturalistic habitats and unique animal encounters. The Zoo is home to more than 4,500 rare and endangered animals, some found in no other zoos, as well as a prominent botanical collection with more than 700,000 plants. Learn about animals from all over the world and have fun doing it.
The San Diego Zoo Safari Park is an adventurer's safari paradise. The 1,800-acre Safari Park is home to more than 3,000 animals representing more than 375 species - many living in wide, open field enclosures. So jump onto on of our thrilling array of tours and create memories of adventure for you and your family.
The Disneyland® Resort Express
The Disneyland® Resort Express makes it easy to travel between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) or Orange County's John Wayne Airport (SNA), and the Anaheim Resort. Whether you're traveling as a group or individual, you can trust that the Disneyland® Resort Express will get you to and from your hotel in a timely manner. Convenient and reliable, their resort-themed, full size coaches offer luxury and comfort at a great price. Reservations are not required. We now service most hotels in Anaheim, Buena Park, Garden Grove, and Orange. For additional information and the current schedule, please phone them at (714) 978-8855. The Disneyland® Resort Express is operated by Southern California Gray Line.
The Disneyland® Resort Express operates continuously throughout the day, seven days a week. Reservations are not required. Schedules from Los Angeles International (LAX) and Orange County's John Wayne Airport (SNA) are as follows:
LAX: Departures from LAX begin at 6:00 a.m. every hour until 12:00 a.m., with additional pick-ups every 30 minutes between 10:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Pick ups start on the hour, beginning at Terminal 1. Please allow approximately five minutes between each terminal.
SNA: Departures from SNA begin at 7:45 a.m. every hour until 10:45 p.m., with additional pickups every 30 minutes between 9:45 a.m. and 7:45 p.m.
Return Transfers: The Disneyland® Resort Express offer hourly service between your Anaheim area hotel and Los Angles International (LAX) or Orange County's John Wayne Airport (SNA). Service begins daily at 5:00 a.m. with the last departure from Anaheim to LAX at 9:00 p.m. and the last departure from Anaheim to SNA at 8:00 p.m. For additional information and current schedules, please check with your hotel front desk, bellman or concierge, or phone them directly at (714) 978-8855.
Karmel Shuttle Transfers
Karmel Shuttle is a premiere provider of ground transportation, offering hotel transfers from LAX, Long Beach, Orange County, Ontario, and Burbank airports to the Disneyland® Resort and neighboring hotels. Reservations must be made in advance and pick-up times are based on flight arrival and departure times. Karmel Shuttle is no longer able to provide child safety seats. To be in compliance with California State Law, passengers must supply their own child safety seat for children six years of age or younger, or children weighing under 60 pounds.
Anaheim Hotels will no longer offer individual complimentary hotel to Disneyland® Resort shuttle service. The new Anaheim Resort Transit Service (ART) will replace the existing fleet of diesel and gasoline vehicles with a clean-fuel system designed to provide guests an easy, affordable and efficient way to get around the Anaheim Resort district.
Daily service will begin 60 minutes before the opening of the Disneyland® Resort theme parks and the Anaheim Convention Center and end 30 minutes after they close. During peak travel seasons or special events, 10-minute frequency will service the early morning and evening high-demand periods. Slower periods will be serviced with 30-minute frequency. Guests will enjoy easy and convenient connections between the hotels, shopping, dining and evening entertainment throughout the Anaheim Resort District.