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Universal Studios Hollywood: Early Access Ticket

Product ID: 195284
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Enjoy early access to Universal Studios Hollywood and the Wizarding World of Harry Potter before the main gates open. Discover the thrilling theme park rides and shows, tour a working movie studio, and visit LA’s best shops and restaurants.
About this activity
Duration 1 - 2 days
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Ticket confirmation within 48 hours
Once purchased, you’ll receive booking confirmation from the tour operator.
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants and date:



  • Enjoy early access to your favorite rides, studios, and shows 30-minutes before opening hours with this special offer only available online!
  • Choose to spend either 1 or 2 days exploring Universal Studios Hollywood
  • Face action head-on in heart-pounding rides, shows and attractions
  • Explore the Wizarding World of Harry Potter including Olivander's Wand Shop and the shops of Hogsmeade
Full description
Enjoy access to the park 30 minutes prior to the park's opening time, including early access to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Take the opportunity to get in line for your favorite rides and shows before the main gates open and the crowds arrive.

Enjoy world-class entertainment all in one place at Universal Studios Hollywood™. With the regular general admission tickets, you will receive full access to the park to enjoy either 1 or 2 days (depending on the option selected) of rides, shows, and attractions.

For those wishing to spend less time in lines, the Universal Express Ticket is also available to book. This ticket includes the 1-day general admission ticket, one-time skip-the-line park entry, one-time express access to each ride and attraction plus priority seating at select shows.* This ticket is very popular with guests, so purchase this ticket in advance here to guarantee Universal Express™ privileges!

Some of the popular rides, shows, and attractions you will enjoy at Universal Studios Hollywood include:
The World Famous Studio Tour
Go behind-the-scenes on the world-famous Studio Tour to explore Hollywood's most famous backlot in the world's largest working movie studio. And, experience the Studio Tour's grand finale, Fast & Furious-Supercharged! Join the all-star cast from the hit film series in an exhilarating high-speed chase that catapults you into the high-stakes underworld of fast cars and international crime cartels.
• Tour the world-famous Backlot with comedian/video host Jimmy Fallon and learn the secrets of Hollywood moviemaking. 
• Visitors can experience the largest street movie set in Hollywood history built with creative consultation from Steven Spielberg himself. 
• Guests can see the sets from hit series and witness special effects used in blockbusters like The War of the Worlds.
• Plus, you'll ride through the world's largest 3-D experience on King Kong 360 3-D created by Peter Jackson.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter ™
From magical spells to magical creatures, from dark villains to daring heroes, it's all here at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™. Explore the mysteries of Hogwarts™ castle, visit the shops of Hogsmeade™and sample fare from the wizarding world's best-known establishments. Plus experience pulse-pounding rides and attractions that transport you into a world of magical thrills and excitement.
The Walking Dead
Prepare to fight for survival in a fully immersive journey as they navigate through a world overrun by hungry walkers. Guests follow in the footsteps of the human survivors as they battle their way through nightmarish iconic landscapes that bring the most popular TV show in history to life!
Despicable Me Minion Mayhem 
Join Gru, his daughters, and the rebellious Minions on a heartwarming and thrilling 3-D ride. The journey starts in Gru’s home, where guests are recruited for his latest scheme – one where they’ll become an actual Minion!

*Does not apply to food and retail locations or non-seated shows.
Harry Potter characters, names, and related indicia are © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR. (s18). Jurassic Park TM & © 2018 Universal Studios and Amblin Entertainment, Inc. The Walking Dead © 2018 AMC Film Holdings LLC. All Rights Reserved. ©2018 Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.
  • Early access to Universal Studios Hollywood 30-minutes before the park opens (if option selected)
  • Skip-the-line access to your favorite rides and attractions (if early entry express ticket option selected)
  • 1-day or 2-day admission ticket (depending on the option booked)
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drinks
  • Transportation
  • Parking

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Meeting point

100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608

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Important information
Know before you go
• Early Access allows early entry 30-minutes before the park opening (for select options only)
• Please note that some rides include a height and weight restriction
• Park hours vary by season. You are advised to check daily hours in advance of your visit to avoid disappointment
• For the 2-day general admission ticket: guests can visit the park on 2 separate days
• The second entry expires 6 days after first use
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From US$ 139 US$ 109.95 per person

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