How Do Animal Kingdom Lockers Work? | Easily Explained

In this page, we'll go over everything that you need to know about Animal Kingdom lockers including when to rent a locker, where the lockers are located, how much they cost, and more.

    Where are the Lockers in Animal Kingdom?

    There are two locations in Animal Kingdom where lockers can be found. Lockers are available on a first come, first served basis.

    The first one can be found on the left side right after entering the park (once you go through the turnstiles), right next to guest services.

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    The other one can be found next to Kali River Rapids (Asia).

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    Size and Price of the Lockers

    Two different sizes of lockers are available at the park, small and large.

    Small Large
    12" x 10" x 17" 15.5" x 13" x 17"
    $10 per day $12 per day


    You'll be able to pay for a locker with a credit card or cash.

    Locker Hours

    The are the same as the Animal Kingdom park hours.

    It's important to know that no overnight storage is available. Lockers are cleaned out every day. 

    When to Rent a Locker

    There are many reasons of why you would consider renting a locker. Below we'll cover the most common ones.

    Bringing a Change of Clothes

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    Whether you're planning on getting wet at rides, you'd like to switch out of your clothes after sweating in the Florida sun, or you get caught (and soaked) in the afternoon showers, there's a good chance you'll bring a change of clothes.

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    In fact, most guests do bring a change of clothes in case something does happen, in order to ensure it won't affect their day in a negative way (such as needing to cut the day short).

    Having the peace of mind that your belongings are safe, and not having to carry them around the park the entire day, is a very popular reason that guests use lockers.

    Experiencing the Park Without Worrying About Losing Items

    If you're anything like us, you like carrying your wallet/purse everywhere that you go.


    However, when it comes to theme parks, it's not always a good idea to carry them, especially when you're flying at high speeds in the best rides.

    An easy way to cut your day short at the theme park is by losing your valuable belongings, don't let this happen to you!

    Store Your Gifts

    At some point during your visit, you'll walk into a gift shop to shop for gifts for yourself and/or family and friends.

    carrying gifts

    Having the ability to store these gifts in a locker, avoids limiting you to only being able to shop near the end of the day.

    You'll be able to purchase gifts at any time, and quickly store them into a locker.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Do They Have Lockers at Animal Kingdom?

    Yes they do. They two different lockers sizes which range from $10-$12 per day.

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