Find out all you need to know about height requirements in Disney World right here in Disney World Height Requirements for your Favorite Attractions.

Disney World Height Requirements For Your Favorite Attractions

Disney World is famous for their fun and interactive rides and attractions. Most of these are very “family friendly”, meaning the entire family can enjoy the ride or attraction together! Many people have a misconception that these rides and attractions are for “bigger” kids and adults. That is simply just not true. There are only a few that have a height requirement. These height requirements are in place for the protection of your children. Please follow the rules. We have included only those rides and/or attractions that have a height requirement.


  • Barnstormer-35 inches or taller
  • Big Thunder Mountain Railroad-40 inches or taller
  • Seven Dwarfs Mine Train-38 inches or taller
  • Space Mountain-44 inches or taller
  • Splash Mountain-40 inches or taller
  • Tomorrowland Speedway-32 inches or taller


Disney World Height Requirements For Your Favorite Attractions

  • Mission: Space-44 inches or taller
  • Soarin’-40 inches or taller
  • Test Track-40 inches or taller


Disney World Height Requirements For Your Favorite Attractions

  • Alien Swirling Saucers-32 inches or taller-OPENING JUNE 30, 2018
  • Rockin’ Roller Coaster-48 inches or taller
  • Slinky Dog Dash-38 inches or taller-OPENING JUNE 30, 2018
  • Star Tours-40 inches or taller
  • Tower of Terror-40 inches or taller


Disney World Height Requirements For Your Favorite Attractions

  • Avatar: Flight of Passage-44 inches or taller
  • Dinosaur-40 inches or taller
  • Expedition Everest-44 inches or taller
  • Kali River Rapids-38 inches or taller
  • Primeval Whirl-48 inches or taller


  • Bay Slides-60 inches or taller
  • Crush ‘n’ Gusher-48 inches or taller
  • Humungu Kowabunga-48 inches or taller
  • Ketchakiddiee Creek-48 inches or taller


  • Chairlift-32 inches or taller
  • Downhill Double Dipper-48 inches or taller
  • Slush Gusher-48 inches or taller
  • Summit Plummet-48 inches or taller
  • Tike’s Peak-48 inches or taller


  • Marketplace Carousel-42 inches or taller
  • Marketplace Train Express-48 inches or taller

Side Note

If your child is not tall enough for a ride or attraction, don’t try to make them tall enough by adding heels or items in their shoes (yes, we have seen it all). The height restriction is for YOUR CHILD’S SAFETY! It’s simply not worth putting your child or someone else in danger.

Disney World Height Requirements For Your Favorite Attractions

Walt Express has created a print out for you to carry with you for quick reference! Go HERE and grab your own copy to print for your next trip!

Join the Disney Express Lane Facebook Group to discuss this and many other Disney related topics.


Ready to plan your magical vacation? Go HERE for a FREE quote!

  • Post may contain affiliate links.

Welcome to! Check out our most popular posts while you are here, located in the sidebar and you can "like” our Facebook page here and receive new posts in your news stream. Thanks for visiting!

The following two tabs change content below.
Mandi is a wife, Mom of 3, writer, creator of, and self-proclaimed Disney nerd. She loves to travel to Disney Destinations and blog about her magical experiences so she can share all the tips, tricks and tidbits she picks up during her travel. She and her family visit Disney World several times a year and she is always in the know when something new is happening and she shares it here first! Mandi also works as an online consultant by empowering women to be all they can be in all aspects of their life. You can find her at
GetDeals, Tips, and Updates Delivered to Your Inbox!

GetDeals, Tips, and Updates Delivered to Your Inbox!

Bibbidy Bobbidy Boo, you're in! Check your inbox for a special message from us!