Apple Pay support coming to Disney World this week
With 2015 just around the corner, the rollout of Apple Pay continues to expand slowly but surely. The most recent addition to the Apple Pay mix is Walt Disney World, not to be confused with Disney Stores that already accept Apple Pay.
According to a recent report from WDWMagic, Disney World visitors will finally be able to use their iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus to pay for goods at restaurants, bars, and ticket booths starting on Christmas Eve, December 24. A similar rollout at Disneyland in California is on track for launch sometime next year, though a precise launch window remains unclear at this time.
Initially, most stores, quick service restaurants, bars and ticket sales booths will be included. Any locations that use portable payment terminals, such as table service restaurants, will be added later.
The addition of Disney World to the Apple Pay mix is quite significant. Touted as the most popular vacation resort in the world, the iconic collection of theme parks reportedly shuffles in over 52 million visitors every year.