5 Rides With the Longest Lines at Disneyland

Some popular rides at the park have very long lines that you'll want to know about, in order to plan accordingly.

In this page we'll go over all of the rides with the longest lines at Disneyland.

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Table of Contents

  1. Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance
  2. Radiator Springs Racer
  3. Splash Mountain
  4. Haunted Mansion
  5. Space Mountain

1. Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance

Wait Time

75 minutes is the average wait time.

About the Ride

It's the perfect ride that showcases the careful and beautiful design, along with the latest technology available to the Imagineering team.

This ride places guests in between the Resistance and the First Order (who are not the greatest of friends fyi), which means you'll be on the edge of your seat as craziness is about to happen.

Location

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge in Disneyland Resort

2. Radiator Springs Racer

Wait Time

50 minutes is the average wait time.

About the Ride

Inspired by Disney Pixar's Cars, this is the most expensive attraction in Disneyland resort. 

Riders will be able to experience what it is like to be Lightning McQueen as they trailblaze through the desert, and make their way through Radiator Springs.

The coolest part about this ride is that it finishes with a race, where all of your old pals including Mater and Doc Hudson will cheer you on.

Location

Cars Land in California Adventure

3. Splash Mountain

Wait Time

45-50 minutes is the average wait time.

About the Ride

Riders will hop inside of a log to begin the ride, and will float on the water as they are taken on an indoor and outdoor adventure.

Once riders are actually taken inside, they'll immediately be taken to the dark portion of the ride and meet critters that are talking and singing along.

Location

Critter Country in Disneyland Resort

4. Haunted Mansion

Wait Time

30-35 minutes is the average wait time.

About the Ride

If you're looking for a scary ride that will keep you on the edge of your toes (and seats), this is the ride for you.

Haunted Mansion does a terrific job of immersing guests into the scary atmosphere from the moment that they leave the line.

Location

New Orleans Square in Disneyland Resort

5. Space Mountain

Wait Time

30 minutes is the average wait time.

About the Ride

A dark ride, a mountain of differing colors, and sounds that resembles high speeds. This is exactly what you're walking into the first 30 seconds.

Riders will literally feel like they're about to launch into space, as a mixture of spinning lights and stars surround the riders as they make their way up their first hill.

Location

Tomorrowland in Disneyland Resort.

Frequently Asked Questions

Why Are Lines in Disneyland So Long?

Disneyland is one of the most popular parks in the world, as visitors from any place that you can think of will make their best effort to visit. Depending on the season, weather, and if you're visiting on a weekday or weekend, it can have a giant effect on your experience with long lines.

Check out our best Disneyland tips for adults to make sure that you are well prepared to visit the park.