Universal Orlando Increases Prices For Annual Passes

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Universal Orlando Resort is home to two incredible theme parks in Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure, as well as a stunning water park in Universal’s Volcano Bay.

Universal Orlando has made major updates to its facilities, attractions, and offerings over the last few years and the result has seen more and more Guests venture over to the property to enjoy many incredible experiences, including the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, the all-new Jurassic World Velocicoaster, Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure, The Bourne Stuntacular, The Simpson’s Ride, and much more.

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We previously reported on the updates to the annual passes for Universal Orlando Resort, but it seems there has been another major update since those benefits were released: A price increase.

These are now the new prices for two-park UOAPs (for non-Florida residents):

  • Premier Pass ($714.99)
  • Preferred Pass ($499.99)
  • Power Pass ($449.99)
  • Seasonal Pass ($399.99)

These prices reflect a $50.00 increase for each level pass.

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If you’d like to do the three-park UOAP, here is what you will now pay:

  • Premier Pass ($904.99)
  • Preferred Pass ($609.99)
  • Power Pass ($559.99)
  • Seasonal Pass ($499.99)

Of course, Florida residents receive a healthy discount on UOAPs and those rates can be found on the official Universal Orlando Resort website.

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Here’s a look at the benefits of each pass.

Universal Orlando Resort Premier Annual Pass Benefits

  • Early Park Admission to Universal Studios Florida or Universal’s Islands of Adventure up to one (1) hour before the theme park opens (select attractions)
  • Universal Express Pass after 4:00pm†† at Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure (one time per participating attraction)
  • Includes admission to select special events such as Mardi Gras and Holidays
  • Special discounts on separately ticketed events such as Halloween Horror Nights and EVE at Universal CityWalk
  • 15% off multi-day theme park admission tickets purchased at the front gate (Up to 6 tickets per transaction per day; not valid on Universal Express passes, or tickets with Universal Express)
  • Free Valet or Prime Self-Parking (after first visit). Excludes select special events. Note that when visiting Universal’s Volcano Bay it will be more convenient for you to self-park in the Parking Garage, where you will access the park shuttle.
  • Save up to 30%++ off base rates plus enjoy a free single car class upgrade at Budget® and Avis®
  • One (1) free night admission to Halloween Horror Nights (on select nights only)^. To use, you must present your valid Premier Annual Pass at any Universal Studios Florida turnstile.
  • Admission to the Passholder Lounge presented by Coca-Cola® inside Universal Studios Florida
  • 15% off airport Terminal A and B stores
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Universal Orlando Resort Preferred Annual Pass Benefits

  • Early Park Admission to Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure up to one (1) hour before the theme park opens (select days only, select attractions including The Wizarding World of Harry Potter)
  • Includes admission to select special events such as Mardi Gras and Holidays
  • Special discounts on separately ticketed events such as Halloween Horror Nights and EVE at Universal CityWalk
  • 15% off multi-day theme park admission tickets purchased at the front gate (Up to 6 tickets per transaction per day; not valid on Universal Express passes, or tickets with Universal Express)
  • Free self-parking (after first visit)
  • 50% off valet parking (after first visit; subject to availability).
  • Prime Self-Parking discount◊◊ (after first visit; subject to availability)
  • Save up to 30%++ off base rates plus enjoy a free single car class upgrade at Budget® and Avis®
  • Admission to the Passholder Lounge presented by Coca-Cola® inside Universal Studios Florida
  • 10% off airport Terminal A and B stores
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Universal Orlando Resort Power Pass Benefits

  • 50% off regular daytime self-parking each time you visit (after first visit)
  • Includes admission to select special events such as Mardi Gras and Holidays
  • Special discounts on separately ticketed events such as Halloween Horror Nights, Rock the Universe and EVE at Universal CityWalk
  • 15% off multi-day theme park admission tickets purchased at the front gate (Up to 6 tickets per transaction per day; not valid on Universal Express passes, or tickets with Universal Express)
  • Save up to 30%++ off base rates plus enjoy a free single car class upgrade at Budget® and Avis®
  • Admission to the Passholder Lounge presented by Coca-Cola® inside Universal Studios Florida
  • 10% off airport Terminal A and B stores
CityWalk
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Universal Orlando Resort Seasonal Pass Benefits

  • Includes admission to select special events such as Mardi Gras and Holidays (concerts not included)
  • Special discounts on separately ticketed events such as Halloween Horror Nights and EVE at Universal CityWalk
  • 10% off Multi-Day theme park tickets purchased at the front gate (up to six tickets per transaction; not valid on 3-Park Unlimited tickets, Universal Express passes or tickets with Universal Express)
  • Save up to 30%++ off base rates plus enjoy a free single car class upgrade at Budget® and Avis®
  • Admission to the Passholder Lounge presented by Coca-Cola® inside Universal Studios Florida
  • 10% off airport Terminal A and B stores
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Have you purchased or do you plan on  purchasing a Universal Orlando Resort Annual Pass in 2022? Let us know in the comments.

If you want to visit Universal Orlando Resort, you can today! Click here to get your vacation started! You can go to Universal Studios Florida, Islands of Adventure, then eat some dinner and grab a drink at CityWalk. Want to take a splash? Volcano Bay is ready for you. With so many fun events like Mardi Gras, Halloween Horror Nights, and more, Universal will give you an action-packed adventure like you are in the movies! And, who could forget about the Wizarding World of ‘Harry Potter’! Also, in the latest Universal Parks News, the Epic Universe is currently under construction and set to open in 2025. Or, how about a trip to Universal Studios Hollywood to experience the movies?

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