Disney Cruise Line Information

Last Updated on: March 24th, 2023

Disney Cruise Line information Facts and Statistics

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Disney Cruise Line is a cruise line owned by The Walt Disney Company. It was founded in 1995 and currently operates five ships: the Disney Wish, the Disney Magic, the Disney Wonder, the Disney Dream, and the Disney Fantasy.

Disney Cruise Line offers family-friendly cruises to various destinations around the world, including the Caribbean, Bahamas, Alaska, Europe, and more. The ships are designed with Disney theming and offer a variety of entertainment options, including live shows featuring Disney characters, movie screenings, youth clubs, adult-only areas, and dining experiences inspired by Disney stories.

The ships also offer a range of activities and amenities, such as pools, waterslides, sports courts, spas, and fitness centers. On some itineraries, Disney Cruise Line also offers exclusive experiences, such as visits to Disney-owned private islands or early access to Disney theme parks. Overall, Disney Cruise Line aims to provide a memorable and magical vacation experience for families and Disney fans of all ages.

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Disney Cruise Line Facts and Statistics

  • Disney Cruise Line Website: disneycruise.disney.go.com
  • Year Disney Cruise Line was Announced: 1996
  • Year that the Disney Cruise Line Launched: 1998
  • Disney Cruise Line Headquarters: Celebration, Florida
  • Disney Cruise Line President: Thomas Mazioum

Number of ships in the Disney Cruise Line:


Last updated 10/1/16

Size of the Disney Magic and Disney Wonder:

85,000 ton, 875-stateroom

Size of the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy:

130,000 ton, 1,250-stateroom

Expected size of the Disney Wish:

140,000 ton, 1,250-stateroom

Homeport for the Disney Cruise Line:

Port Canaveral, Florida

Flag State of the Disney Cruise Line:

The Bahamas

Number of Disney Cruise Line employees:

8,000 cast and crew members

Last updated 6/16/17

Size of the Disney-owned island, Castaway Cay:

1,000 acres

Year that DCL’s newest destination, Lighthouse Point, is scheduled to open:


Disney Cruise Line was the first cruise line to display fireworks at sea.

The Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy are both longer than the Eiffel Tower is tall (1,115 ft to 986 ft).

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