Disney World hikes ticket price to $89

Single-day pass now $1 more than Universal Orlando

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WALT DISNEY WORLD, Fla. - Disney World has announced its latest price hike, increasing a single-day ticket to $89.

Effective Sunday, it costs $89 plus tax for a one-day, one-park ticket.  The new total marks a $4 and 4.7 percent increase.

The announcement from the entertainment giant came about a week after rival theme park Universal Orlando raised its ticket price to $88.

The biggest Disney price hikes impact annual passholders and vacationers buying multi-day passes.  At $288, the price of a seven-day pass went up 7.9 percent.

The priciest pass, the premium annual pass now costs $699, up 7.7 percent, though Florida residents continue to receive significant discounts.

See the whole list of prices for Disney tickets.

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