Universal Studios Hollywood

100 Universal City PlazaUniversal City, CA 91608
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Get ready for the ultimate Hollywood movie experience! With tickets for Universal Studios Hollywood, go behind the scenes on the world-famous Studio Tour and explore real film sets where Hollywood movies are made. Then, face the action head-on in heart-pounding rides, shows and attractions that put you inside some of the world’s most popular movies and TV shows.

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Good To Know

  • Located in Universal City, Cailfornia.
  • Parking fees apply.
  • Studio Tour tram rides end an hour before park closing, so be sure to plan ahead for this experience.
  • Coolers are not permitted in the park.
  • Tickets do not include early park admission.
  • Strollers, ECVs, and wheelchairs are available to rent for a surcharge.
  • Locker facilities available. Fees range from $8 to $15, depending on locker size and location.


from Universal Studios Hollywood
Get ready to immerse yourself in the ultimate Hollywood movie experience, including a thrilling theme park, a behind-the-scenes tour of a real working movie studio, and thrilling rides, shows and attractions that put you inside some of the world’s most popular movies and TV shows.

Testing the Limits of Absolute Awesome. Only Universal Studios Hollywood tests the limits of absolute awesomeness with incredible, movie-based thrills and adventure you can’t find anywhere else in L.A. No one else creates a day filled with so much fun and excitement. Universal Studios Hollywood. It’s the Best Day in L.A.

Universal Studios Hollywood Rides & Attractions:
  • Mario Kart™: Bowser’s Challenge
  • Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™
  • The World-Famous Studio Tour
  • Jurassic World™ – The Ride
  • Raptor Encounter
  • Despicable Me Minion Mayhem
  • Ollivanders™
  • TRANSFORMERS™: The Ride-3D
  • DreamWorks Theatre Featuring Kung Fu Panda
  • WaterWorld
  • The Simpsons Ride™

Universal CityWalk: ALWAYS UNEXPECTED.
Make no plans and see what you discover in acres of fun and exciting environments—from shopping to movies to mouth-watering food and drinks; why would you go anywhere else? Cap off a great day at the park, or just have a great night in Los Angeles.

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™
Transport yourself to a world of spells and thrills. Soar with Harry Potter above Hogwarts™ castle, choose a wand at Ollivanders in the shops of Hogsmeade™ and experience pulse-pounding rides that await you in the wizarding world. It's all here.

Step into the Mushroom Kingdom and experience a new way to play at SUPER NINTENDO WORLD in Universal Studios Hollywood. Ride through iconic courses on Mario Kart™: Bowser’s Challenge and enjoy fun challenges and interactive play throughout the land. Meet Mario and friends and experience the 1-year anniversary of SUPER NINTENDO WORLD Hollywood today.

Minion Land
Get super silly in the big city. Walk around real New York streets and go on animated adventures with the cast of Despicable Me and the Secret Life of Pets. Enter a world where minions rule, pets are off the leash, and being super silly is the only way to play.

Jurassic World™
Step onto an island of natural beauty and hidden danger. Come face-to-face with dinosaurs as they stalk you through a land altered by science. Watch towering Indominus Rex as she battles T-Rex in an epic showdown that will have your adrenaline pumping. And get your chance to pet Blue, the Velociraptor.

Character Sightings:
You never know who you might meet!
  • Optimus Prime, Bumblebee and Megatron
  • The Minions
  • The Simpsons
  • Shrek, Donkey and Princess Fiona
  • Scooby-Doo & Shaggy
  • Raptor Encounter
  • ...and many more!

While visiting, ask any Park employee about character appearance times and locations.

HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are © & TM Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR. (s22) Jurassic World, TM Universal Studios/Amblin. © 2024 BMP. Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2024 Universal Studios. All rights reserved. Some imagery shown throughout our website does not represent current operational and safety guidelines.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Universal Studios Hollywood

Where is Universal Studios Hollywood?

Universal Studios Hollywood is located off the 101 (Hollywood) Freeway, approximately 10 minutes north of Downtown Los Angeles. You can exit either Universal Studios Boulevard or Lankershim Blvd. The address is 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608.

Can you bring food into Universal Studios Hollywood?

Universal Studios Hollywood offers a variety of fresh and delicious dining options throughout the park. Therefore, they generally don't allow outside food and beverages. However, they will allow guests to bring bottled water, small snacks, any food required for medical purposes and medically-indicated nutritional supplements, baby food/baby formula and soft-sided insulated bags no larger than 8.5” wide x 6” high x 6” deep. Please note glass containers, open containers, alcohol and marijuana are prohibited.

Can I bring a cooler into Universal Studios Hollywood?

Large coolers and any large bags are prohibited. Soft-sided insulated bags no larger than 8.5" wide x 6" deep are acceptable. However, any hard-sided coolers and soft-sided coolers larger than 8.5” wide x 6” high x 6” deep are also prohibited.

Do Universal Studios tickets expire?

Yes, the expiration date is listed on the ticket. Tickets are only valid for entrance for either peak or non-peak days, please refer to the ticket description for details.

How does my E-Ticket work?

It’s easy! Shortly after purchase, you will receive an updated admission ticket by email. Simply take your E-Ticket and click on the link to access your tickets to scan at the front gate/turnstile for entrance into the park.

Are tickets transferable? Can I give them to someone else?

No. Universal tickets are nontransferable and must be used by the same person on the reservation.

How much is parking at Universal Studios Hollywood?

Parking fees for Universal Studios Hollywood are as follows. General Parking Before 5pm: $32 General Parking After 5pm: $10 Preferred Parking Before 5pm: $50 Preferred Parking After 5pm: $20 Front Gate Parking: $70 Valet Parking: $25 for first 2 hours; $50 after 2 hours *Parking fees are subject to change without notice.

Are there parking restrictions for RVs or oversized vehicles?

If your vehicle is higher than 6'5" or if items are carried on the top or back of the car, you will be directed to outdoor, uncovered parking. Parking fees for oversized vehicles are the same as general parking. RVs, buses, limos and other commercial vehicles will be charged an additional fee. Please note that overnight parking is not allowed.

How long does it take to see the entire park?

If you don’t want to miss anything, we recommend that you spend a full day visiting the park and Universal CityWalk Hollywood in the evening.

Does Universal Studios Hollywood have locker facilities?

Yes, lockers range from $8 to $15 depending on the size of the locker.

Can I bring my pet to the park?

Service Animals are welcome in all restaurant and merchandise locations, attraction queues, and most other locations throughout Universal Studios Hollywood. Please stop by Guest Relations to register your Service Animal and obtain a Riders Guide. Pets, however, are prohibited from the park and CityWalk.

Can I rent strollers and/or wheelchairs?

Yes, strollers and wheelchairs are available for rent for an additional fee just inside the park, across from the Universal Studios Store.

Do I have to purchase a ticket for my baby?

Children 2 years old or younger are allowed to enter the park for free.

What is child switch? How does it work?

Universal Studios Hollywood offers a “child switch” program at each of its attractions. If any child in your party cannot ride an attraction, one or two adults can wait with the child in the attraction’s Child Switch room. When the rest of your party returns, they switch with those who were waiting with the child, without having to wait in line again. Please ask any team member at the entrance of the attraction and they will be happy to assist you.

Is there a way to skip the attraction line?

Yes, Universal Express ticket provides you with one-time priority access at each attraction and priority seating at each show, in addition to all day admission to the park.

Is the studio tour offered in foreign languages?

Yes. The Studio Tours are offered in both Spanish and Mandarin every day. Please visit Guest Relations for times.

Does this admission ticket include the early park admission?

No, the tickets offered on this site do not include the early park admission.

Does the park have smoking restrictions?

At this time, the park's designated smoking area is closed and tobacco smoking is not permitted in the park. Please note that e-cigarettes and vaporizers are treated the same as tobacco. Additionally, marijuana is prohibited.

What time does Universal Studios Hollywood open / close?

Park hours vary throughout the year. View the operating calendar in the ticket section above for operating hours during your selected date range.