How long are wait times at Universal Orlando?

Possible wait times can be up to 3 hours in order to enter, plus additional ride wait times.

How long are wait lines at Universal Studios?

In fact, it’s rare that we have had to wait longer than 10 minutes. The only exception to this is Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem at Universal Studios Florida, whose Express Pass wait can be up to half of the regular wait (so, if the standby line is 90 minutes, expect the Express line to be 20 to 30 minutes).

How long is the wait for Harry Potter at Universal?

Universal’s newest Harry Potter ride, Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike, opens Thursday in Orlando, Florida. Within an hour of debuting, the ride has a 10-hour wait. The $300 million investment from Universal takes parkgoers on a mile-long journey through the infamous Forbidden Forest on Hagrid’s iconic motorbike.

Are Universal Wait Times accurate?

Yes, it is true that wait times are at all-time lows at Orlando’s theme parks right now, but sometimes the posted wait times are not accurate. And some days are busier than others. We’ve also found that overall wait times are longer at Universal Orlando theme parks, compared to Walt Disney World.

What is the longest ride at Universal?

Duration of Universal Studios Florida Attractions
Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit4 minutes
Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts4.5 minutes
Fast & Furious – Supercharged5 minutes
Hogwarts Express – King’s Cross Station5 minutes

Should I go to Hogsmeade or Diagon Alley first?

Should I go to Diagon Alley or Hogsmeade first? Hogsmeade should definitely be your first destination. Not only does it have more rides, but it also has the most popular rides. In order to beat the rush, you should get there as soon as possible and check it off your list!

Is Harry Potter world worth it?

Visiting The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter is worth it, especially if you are a fan of the books and films. However, even if you are not a fan, you can still enjoy the rides, shopping and dining experiences as long as you find worth in the remaining areas of the Universal Studios Orlando parks.

Is Universal Studios Florida busy?

Generally, when the tadpoles are out of school, there are higher crowds at Universal. This applies to one-day holidays such as Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a weeklong spring break or the big draw — summer vacation. The week of Thanksgiving and from Christmas into the new year are notably busy, as well.

Can you wear lanyards on rides at Universal?

Almost everyone at Universal Orlando will be wearing a lanyard. It’s an excellent way to keep your pass handy, better than having to dig it out to ride the Hogwarts Express, etc. If you have an Express Pass, it’s a great way to keep that handy as well.

Can you see both Harry Potter Parks a day?

You can do both Wizarding World of Harry Potter worlds into one day but it would leave little time for other attractions within Universal Studios & Islands of Adventure. However, if you get a 2-day park to park ticket use one day with Harry & friends and the other seeing the rest of the attractions.

Which Universal park should I go to first?

Re: Which universal park first? It really doesn’t matter unless there is a specific ride you want to attempt at park open day 2. That might sway where you start. There are single rider lines for most attractions that can reduce wait times.

Can I take my phone on rides at Universal?

Both your safety, and that of our team members, are Universal Orlando’s top priority and we’ve taken important steps to make things safe for everyone. Loose articles like cell phones, cameras, umbrellas and keys are prohibited at most attractions, and should be left with a non-rider or secured in a locker.

How do you carry stuff in Universal Studios?

All bags, backpacks, purses, packages and items are subject to X-ray and/or additional inspection prior to entering CityWalk or the Theme Park(s). Suitcases and bags with wheels are prohibited.

Can you bring outside food to Universal Studios?

While Universal Studios Hollywood isn’t as lenient as the Disneyland Resort about bringing in outside food, you can bring water bottles (maximum 2 liters), baby food, small snacks, fruits and vegetables into the park. You can bring items required for medical purposes and special dietary needs.