The Lightning Lane is a paid upgrade that allows you to pass the standby queue and use the lightning lane entrance at select attractions.
Guests can start booking their first Genie+ rides as early as 7 AM the day of their visit. This is true for everyone who stays at a Disney Resort Hotel or stays off-property.
There are even a few pay-per-ride Lightning Lane passes that allow guests to skip the line and get into Disney’s most popular attractions faster (rides not included with the Disney Genie+ service). Guests who are staying at a Disney Resort Hotel, the Swan and Dolphin Resorts, or Shades of Green may make their first Individual Lightning Lane Selection