Universal Orlando Florida Welcomes Arrival of Hogwarts Express

Hogwarts ExpressThe Hogwarts Express has arrived at Universal Orlando and has been placed along with the tender on the tracks between the two theme parks.

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Just like in the books and films, guests will be able to board the locomotive and travel between The Wizarding World of Harry PotterHogsmeade, which opened in June 2010 at Islands of Adventure, and ‘London’ when The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley opens at Universal Studios Florida next year.


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The Orlando Business Journal reports Universal still has to say how it will charge visitors who plan to go to both wizarding worlds, but the park may capitalize on the attractions with park hopper pass sales - meaning guests must purchase a two-park pass in order to enjoy the Harry Potter attractions in their entirety.

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