Did you finally get used to the Disability Access Service cards (also known as DAS cards) that are currently being used at the Walt Disney World Resort?
If that is the case, just keep in mind that we have been informed by inside sources that the DAS cards will soon no longer be used at the Walt Disney World theme parks, as these will be replaced by an electronic version of the Disability Access Service that will be linked to the tickets/MagicBands.

While additional information about this change are extremely scarce at the moment, we have been told that Cast Members working at various locations around the Walt Disney World Resort are in the process of learning how to use this new system, which aims to simplify the process Guests have to go through.

As you know, the current FastPass+ system is constantly aware of the current wait time of the ride/attractions; therefore, we expect to have the FastPass+ system itself directly assign a return time to Guests with disabilities based on the current wait time of the attraction (i.e. if the ride's wait time is 50 minutes, the system will assign Guests a return time that is 40 minutes in the future).

That sounds interesting, no doubt. That said, where will Guests with disabilities be able to get a return time? Going to FastPass+ kiosks just to get a return time is definitely not feasible.

On the other hand, going to the touch points at the entrance of each ride/attraction is easy, even though this would not make the situation any better for more popular attractions such as Big Thunder Mountain (which constantly has a line to just enter the FastPass+ line). Of course, Guests might soon also be able to get a return time using the My Disney Experience app, effectively transforming the Disability Access System in a revolving FastPass+ reservation.

What do you think? If you are among the Guests using the DAS card, would you welcome this change?

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