Your Guide to Kings Island Ticket Prices and More

Welcome! Whether you’re looking to plan your first visit or are a seasoned Kings Island park goer, this guide has got you covered with everything you need to know about ticket prices, discounts, hours of operation and more. We’ll explore all your Kings Island questions in an easy-to-read format.

Ticket Pricing Breakdown

Planning your budget? Here’s a handy reference table with Kings Island’s latest standard single day ticket pricing:

Ticket Type Price
Adult (Over 48′′ tall, ages 3-61 years) $43.99
Junior/Senior (Under 48′′ tall or ages 62+ years) $36.99

And if you think you’ll visit more than once, consider a Season Pass for unlimited visits. Pricing starts at:

Pass Type Price
Gold Pass (Ages 3+ years) $130
Platinum Pass (Ages 3+ years) $225

The Platinum Pass includes admission to all Cedar Fair parks like Cedar Point!

“I saved so much money with the Season Pass! I’ve already gone 10 times this summer.” – Jane, Cincinnati Local

Saving on Tickets

Looking to save even more money on your Kings Island trip? Here are some insider tips:

Buy Tickets Online in Advance

Save up to $15 per ticket when you purchase online versus at the gate. You’ll skip the long ticket booth lines too!

Come After 4 PM

Kings Island offers discounted “Starlight” tickets after 4 PM for only $25. A nice way to catch the evening shows and ride lines.

Take Advantage of Discounts

Options like military, senior, Kroger shopper discounts can take up to $10 more off your ticket price. And groups of 15+ people get reduced rates too. Check the Kings Island website for details on current deals.

Park Hours and Planning Your Visit

Here are the standard Kings Island operating hours to help plan your visit:

Day Open Close
Monday Closed Closed
Tuesday Closed Closed
Wednesday 10:00am 8:00pm
Thursday 10:00am 8:00pm
Friday 10:00am 10:00pm
Saturday 10:00am 10:00pm
Sunday 10:00am 8:00pm

Hours expand during the peak summer months. And wear comfortable walking shoes – with over 100 rides, shows and attractions, you’ll be on your feet!

“Make sure to check the show schedule – the stunt shows are awesome!” – John, Ohio Resident

Everything Else: Parking, Dining and More

Parking: General parking costs a flat fee of $25 per vehicle. Save time by pre-paying online.

Dining: Kings Island has loads of dining options from snacks to full-service restaurants. Plan for about $15 per meal. Bringing your own food is permitted too.

Hotels: Onsite hotels like the Great Wolf Lodge offer prime park access. Rates start around $200 per night. Offsite Cincinnati hotels provide a cheaper alternative.

Tips: Download the Kings Island App to view wait times and show schedules. And be sure to stick around for the awesome nightly fountain and fireworks shows!

Ready to plan your Kings Island adventure? Visit for ticket pricing and specials. And feel free to reach out with any other questions!

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