Tokyo Disney Resort Fastpass Tickets to Be Issued to Smartphones

Society Culture

Tokyo, July 16 (Jiji Press)--Oriental Land Co.<4661>, the operator of Tokyo Disney Resort, said Tuesday that it will launch on July 23 a service allowing visitors to obtain Fastpass tickets with their smartphones.

People with Fastpass can ride attractions at a designated time, without waiting in long lines. The online version of Fastpass can be obtained anywhere within the Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea theme parks in the city of Urayasu, Chiba Prefecture, east of Tokyo, the company said.

To get a Fastpass ticket, visitors need to read the quick response code printed on their admission tickets. When they pick an attraction, a Fastpass ticket for that attraction will be on their phones.

Fastpass will be available for a total of 18 attractions at the theme parks. Currently, customers need to get a Fastpass ticket at machines near each attraction.

Fastpass tickets will continue to be issued through the machines.

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