Last Updated: February 2019 Introduction If you have a question about how FastPass+ works at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, the answer is probably already here. If not, dialogue on your particular question is welcome. There are many knowledgeable posters willing to assist. If the information on this page conflicts with that of a cast member, the cast member is most likely incorrect. Much of the information on this page is based on hundreds if not thousands of user experiences over several years’ time. The first 12 posts are organized to help readers find answers to FAQs as quickly and as easily as possible. They are updated regularly and reflect current FastPass+ policy, attraction selections, and suggested priorities. It is not necessary to read the entire thread for it to be useful for most readers. This thread is not the place for judgment, debate, or argument on the merits of the FastPass+ system. Click on the topic below to access the post that pertains to that aspect of FastPass+. The following posts are not organized in a Q&A format, but the answers to these FAQs (and similar ones) are contained within them. Requirements and Basics How does FastPass+ work? Do I need tickets or a room reservation to book FastPass+? Can I use FastPass+ if I bought tickets from a third party? Do I need MagicBands to use FastPass+? Can I use someone else's FastPasses? How long does it take to go through the FastPass+ line? Why do I need FastPass+ for shows? What if an attraction closes during my FastPass window? Booking Windows How many days in advance of my trip can I book FastPasses? What time of day can I start booking FastPasses? How many days can I book FastPasses for? Can I book FastPasses for my entire trip? Why can't I see more than 30 days ahead when I have an onsite reservation? Why doesn’t my entire party show up in my My Disney Experience account? How does FastPass+ work with Annual Passes? Split Stays How does FastPass+ work with split stays? Availability What attractions will be available when my window opens? I can't buy tickets until I get there. What attractions can I get? Where can I find out what attractions are still available for my days? What attractions can I expect to get after I have used my first 3? Using MDX To Schedule FastPasses How do I use My Disney Experience to schedule FastPasses? Should I use the app or the website? Additional / Day-Of FastPasses / Kiosk Locations How do I book additional FastPasses? Do I need to use FastPass+ kiosks to book or change them? Where are the FastPass+ kiosks located? Suggested Priorities What attractions are good to use FastPass+ on? What are tiers and how do they work? Which parks have tiers? Strategies Do I need FastPass+ if I am going at a slow time? What park should I book FastPasses in if I am park-hopping? What time of day should I book FastPasses for? How can I schedule FastPasses together for a large group? Special Events / Refurbishments / New Attractions How does FastPass+ work with the Halloween and Christmas parties? Can I use FastPass+ during Extra Magic Hours? Can I select FastPasses for an attraction that is scheduled for refurbishment? When will FastPasses appear for a new attraction? Addendum Where else can I look for answers to my FastPass+ questions?