Dumbo The Flying Elephant Magic Kingdom Guide

Magic Kingdom

Dumbo The Flying Elephant Storybook Circus Magic Kingdom Disney World

Original Version Opening Date: October 1st, 1971

Original Version Closing Date: January 8th, 2012

Current Version Opening Date: December 6th, 2012

Few rides are so iconic that they end up being in ever Disney resort in the world, but that is the status of Dumbo the Flying Elephant.

Dumbo is a simple spinner based on the classic film of the same name. It was so popular that it ended up getting moved into a location with a longer line and getting a second ride system.

This circus themed ride gives great views of Storybook Circus and the neighboring parts of Fantasyland, and is great for small children and their parents to enjoy together as a simple ride that is filled with Disney magic.


Thrill Rating 2/10

This ride is slow and only moves in a circle, and you can control your own height.

COVID19 Information

Ride vehicles are being cleaned more regularly due to the threat of the virus.

Special Information

This ride was relocated as a part of the 2012 New Fantasyland expansion. It also got a second ride system that paralleled the original.