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Quick Queue: Front-of-Line Rides

Front-of-the-line access to your favorite rides

Save time and skip the line with priority ride boarding at participating rides. All ride height and safety restrictions apply.

  • Quick Queue

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    Save time when you skip the lines of our most popular rides.

    • Valid for unlimited single-day access for priority ride boarding. All ride height and safety restrictions apply.
    • Participating rides include Journey to Atlantis®, Manta®, Wild Arctic®, Shipwreck Rapids® and Bayside Skyride.
    Quick Queue entitles the guest to single-day unlimited front-of-the-line access at participating rides. Valid at participating rides only, including Journey to Atlantis®, Manta®, Wild Arctic®, Shipwreck Rapids® and Bayside Skyride. All ride height and safety restrictions apply: Journey to Atlantis® – 42" (107 cm) or taller, Wild Arctic® – 42" (107 cm) or taller, Shipwreck Rapids® – 42" (107 cm) or taller, Bayside Skyride – 56" (142 cm) or accompanied and Manta® – 48" (122 cm) or taller. Guests between 42" and 48" tall must be accompanied by a Supervising Companion (a Supervising Companion is a person 14 years of age or older) for Journey to Atlantis, Wild Arctic and Shipwreck Rapids rides. Park admission is not included with your purchase but is required. Must show issued ticket to each ride attendant for admittance to front-of-line admission. Available on a limited basis while supplies last. Product offerings subject to change without notice. Rides may close down temporarily for inclement weather and/or technical difficulties. Restrictions may apply. Pricing varies by season – check specific date for pricing. Cannot be combined with any other offers, promotions or discounts. Non-replaceable, non-transferable, not for resale and cannot be redeemed for cash. Void if altered and photocopies will not be accepted.
    Prices Starting at
    Guest (Ages 3+) $20.00 /ea.
  • Quick Queue Premier

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    Get the benefits of Quick Queue (front-of-the-line ride access) & Reserved Seating in one.

    • Unlimited single-day priority ride boarding at Journey to Atlantis®, Manta®, Wild Arctic®, Shipwreck Rapids® and Bayside Skyride.
    • Unlimited single-day reserved seating at Orca Encounter, Dolphin Amphitheater, Nautilus Amphitheater (for Pets Rule!) and Sea Lion & Otter Amphitheater.
    Quick Queue Premier is valid for single-day unlimited front-of-the-line access at participating rides (Quick Queue) and single-day unlimited reserved seating at participating venues (Reserved Seating). Restrictions may apply. Park admission is not included with your purchase but is required. Must show issued ticket to each Ride and Show/Presentation attendant for entry. Available on a limited basis while supplies last. Product offerings subject to change without notice. Pricing varies by season – check specific date for pricing. Cannot be combined with any other offers, promotions or discounts. Non-replaceable, non-transferable, not for resale and cannot be redeemed for cash. Void if altered and photocopies will not be accepted. Quick Queue: Entitles the guest to single-day unlimited front-of-the-line access at participating rides. Valid at participating rides only, including Journey to Atlantis®, Manta®, Wild Arctic®, Shipwreck Rapids® and Bayside Skyride. All ride height and safety restrictions apply: Journey to Atlantis® – 42" (107 cm) or taller, Wild Arctic® – 42" (107 cm) or taller, Shipwreck Rapids® – 42" (107 cm) or taller, Bayside Skyride – 56" (142 cm) or accompanied and Manta® – 48" (122 cm) or taller. Guests between 42" and 48" tall must be accompanied by a Supervising Companion (a Supervising Companion is a person 14 years of age or older) for Journey to Atlantis, Wild Arctic and Shipwreck Rapids rides. Reserved Seating: Entitles the guest to single-day unlimited reserved seating at participating venues. Participating venues include Orca Encounter, Dolphin Amphitheater, Nautilus Amphitheater (for Pets Rule!) and Sea Lion & Otter Amphitheater. Valid for select show & presentation times; reference the park map or venue clocks on the day of visit for valid times. Not valid for Mission Bay Theater or Bayside Amphitheater.
    Prices starting at
    Guest (Ages 3+) $25.00 /ea.
  • Quick Queue Junior - NEW

    Product Quick Queue Junior

    Save time when you skip the lines at select family rides - perfect for little explorers.

    • Valid for single-day, single-use access to priority ride boarding at each participating ride. All ride height and safety restrictions apply.
    • Participating rides include Submarine Quest, Tentacle Twirl, Octarock, Aqua Scout, Sea Dragon Drop, Abby's Sea Star Spin, Elmo's Flying Fish and Oscar's Rockin' Eel.

    Quick Queue Junior entitles the guest to single-day, single-use front-of-the-line access at participating family-friendly rides. Valid for single-use at participating rides only, including Submarine Quest, Tentacle Twirl, Octarock, Aqua Scout, Sea Dragon Drop, Abby's Sea Star Spin, Elmo's Flying Fish and Oscar's Rockin' Eel. Rides must meet all ride height and safety restrictions in order to ride. Ride height and safety restrictions include: Submarine Quest - 42" (107 cm) or accompanied by a supervising companion; Tentacle Twirl - 40" (106 cm) or taller; Octarock - 31" (79 cm) or taller; Aqua Scout - 36" (91 cm) or accompanied by a supervising companion; Sea Dragon Drop - 36" (91 cm) or accompanied by a supervising companion; Abby's Sea Star Spin - 42" (107 cm) or accompanied by a supervising companion and hand-held infants are not permitted; Elmo's Flying Fish - 48" (122 cm) or accompanied by a supervising companion and hand-held infants are not permitted; Oscar's Rocking Eel - 42" (107 cm) or accompanied by a supervising companion and hand-held infants are not permitted. A supervising companion is a guest who is 14 years of age or older that meets the ride requirements and must ride with the individual they are accompanying. Each guest wishing to utilize Quick Queue Junior benefits must each have their own Quick Queue junior ticket, including any supervising companions. Park admission is not included with your purchase but is required. Restrictions may apply. Must show issued ticket to each ride attendant for admittance to front-of-line admission. Available on a limited basis while supplies last. Product offerings subject to change without notice. Rides may close down temporarily for inclement weather and/or technical difficulties. Pricing varies by season – check specific date for pricing. Cannot be combined with any other offers, promotions or discounts. Non-replaceable, non-transferable, not for resale and cannot be redeemed for cash. Void if altered and photocopies will not be accepted. 

    Prices Starting at
    Guest (Ages 3+) $10.00 /ea.
  • Santa VIP Access + Photo Bundle

    Santa Photo Package

    Get the VIP package for your photo with Santa and you'll skip the lines for your photo experience and receive special photo keepsakes.

    • Reservation includes 10 minute photo opportunity with Santa at Mission Bay Theater.
    • Keepsakes include: (2) 6x8 photos, 2 souvenir frames, 4 wallet prints, 1 ornament, 2 postcards and 1 digital copy.
    • Only 1 reservation is required per group. Group size may not exceed 6 guests.

    Santa VIP Access + Photo Package reservation is valid on the day and time of your reservation only. Only 1 reservation is required per group. Group size may not exceed 6 guests. All photo keepsake items will consist of the same (1) image. Actual photo time may vary from the reservation time slot and will not last the entire length of the reservation time slot. Photo experience takes place at Mission Bay Theater. Space is limited and advanced reservations are required. Experience is subject to availability, change and/or cancellation without notice. Due to the nature of the experience, late arrivals will not be accepted. Park admission is not included with your reservation but is required. Restrictions apply. Cannot be combined with any other offers, promotions or discounts. Non-replaceable, non-transferable, not for resale and cannot be redeemed for cash. Void if altered and photocopies will not be accepted.

    Group (Up to 6 People) $70.00 /ea.
  • Santa Priority Access + Photo Bundle

    Santa Photo Package

    Skip the lines to have your photo taken with Santa and get special photo keepsakes.

    • Reservation includes 5 minute photo opportunity with Santa at Santa's Christmas Village.
    • Keepsakes include: (2) 6x8 photos, 2 souvenir frames, 4 wallet prints, 1 ornament and 1 digital copy.
    • Only 1 reservation is required per group. Group size may not exceed 6 guests.

    Santa Priority Access + Photo Package reservation is valid on the day and time of your reservation only. Only 1 reservation is required per group. Group size may not exceed 6 guests. All photo keepsake items will consist of the same (1) image. Actual photo time may vary from the reservation time slot and will not last the entire length of the reservation time slot. Photo experience takes place at Santa's Christmas Village. Space is limited and advanced reservations are required. Experience is subject to availability, change and/or cancellation without notice. Due to the nature of the experience, late arrivals will not be accepted. Park admission is not included with your reservation but is required. Restrictions apply. Cannot be combined with any other offers, promotions or discounts. Non-replaceable, non-transferable, not for resale and cannot be redeemed for cash. Void if altered and photocopies will not be accepted.

    Group (Up to 6 People) $60.00 /ea.