Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions


Tickets and Season Passes

Cedar Point offers great discounts online every day. Save $10 off your admission to Cedar Point. In addition to every day discounts, watch for special limited-time offers and deals througout the season by typing bestdeals in the promo code box and click GO!   The promo code box is located at the top of any Cedar Point website page.  
Yes, Active, retired and honorably discharged members of the Military receive $21 off a regular all-day admission ticket. Please present a valid Military ID at the Gate (Sorry, Military discount not available online). Accepted IDs include: Active Duty ID, Retired Personnel ID, VA Medical System Picture ID, Copy of DD-214 discharge papers (please do not bring the original) along with a photo ID (driver’s license, etc) for confirmation.   The discount also applies to family members (spouse, children, parents, siblings, grandparents, grandchildren, etc.) or others in the group. There is a limit of 6 discounted tickets per service member.  In addition to the discount, we hold special Military Appreciation events throughout the year. Check our events page for information.
Easy Pay allows you to purchase your season passes and pay for them in monthly installments. Your first payment will be charged on the day of purchase and will include the $5 convenience fee. The other payments will be charged every 30 days until paid in full.
Anyone between the ages of 3-61 who is UNDER 48" tall OR anyone age 62 or older qualifies for Junior/Senior pricing.    Children age 2 and younger are free and do not require a ticket or season pass.
Please call Technical Support at 321-445-2179.   Technical Support representatives are available 24/7 to assist you.
Yes, PayPal is an option for online tickets and season passes.

The daily parking fee is $15 for cars and motorcycles. For oversized vehicles such as campers, trailers, trucks, etc., the daily parking fee is $20. (Daily parking fees include a $.50 toll charge).

We also offer Preferred Parking for $25 per car. Prefered Parking gives you the closest and most convenient location in our lot!

A Cedar Fair Platinum Pass is valid at all Cedar Fair amusement parks and outdoor* waterparks across North America.   This includes: 

  • Cedar Point, Sandusky, Ohio
  • Soak City, Sandusky, Ohio 
  • Kings Island, Kings Mills, Ohio
  • Wildwater Kingdom, Aurora, Ohio
  • Michigan's Adventure, Muskegon, Michigan
  • Kings Dominion, Doswell, Virginia
  • Carowinds, Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom, Allentown, Pennsylvania
  • Worlds Of Fun, Kansas City, Missouri
  • Oceans Of Fun, Kansas City, Missouri
  • Valleyfair, Shakopee, Minnesota
  • Gilroy Gardens, Gilroy, California
  • California's Great America, Santa Clara, California
  • Knott’s Berry Farm, Buena Park, California
  • Knott's Soak City Orange County, Buena Park, California
  • Canada's Wonderland, Vaughan, Ontario

*Platinum Passes are not valid at Castaway Bay Indoor Waterpark. Platinum Passes are not valid at any seasonal events at which an additional admission fee is charged.
Yes.   To do so, please add the pass to your cart.   After you have selected your payment method, you will be asked if you wish to renew or purchase a new pass.  You will be asked for your 20-digit pass number and phone number.   Please note, you can renew your pass for the same pass type only.   If you wish to upgrade from a Junior/Senior to a Regular or from a Regular to a Platinum Pass, you would have to do that at the park's Season Pass Center.  
Yes, as long as you have a party of 15 or more. For complete details, visit our Group Sales page.
Cedar Point does not have a non-rider discount. The park has a lot to offer for those who cannot ride our more extreme attractions, including live shows, gift shops, restaurants, a beach, boardwalk, calm and gentle rides, and much more.
Cedar Point accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover & American Express for park admission, restaurants and at most gift shops and quick service food locations.
No.    When you renew your pass, your 2012 Photo ID card is updated so it can be used for the 2013 season.   You must have the 2012 Photo ID card to be able to enter the park.
Yes, you may upgrade a Regular Season Pass to a Platinum Pass at the park's Season Pass Center by
paying the difference between what you paid for the Regular Pass and the cost of a Platinum Pass at
the time of upgrade.    The Season Pass Center will open in mid-April with limited hours.  The Season
Pass Center will be open during regular park operating hours once the park opens for the season on Saturday, May 11.
All passholders (Regular and Platinum) may purchase up to four discount tickets per day during our Bring-A-Friend weekends. Dates are Friday-Sunday, May 16-18, 2014 and Friday-Monday, August 29-Sept. 1, 2014. The discount price is $19.99 per person. On Fridays throughout the season, passholders may purchase up to four tickets for friends at the discount rate of $29.99 each. All other days throughout the season, passholders may purchase one ticket per day for $39.99.

The Season Pass Center will open Wednesday, April 23, 2014.   Hours are: 

Wednesday, April 23-Friday, May 9 Monday - Friday:  3PM-7PM
Saturday-Sunday:  11AM-7PM
May 10 - Season 9AM - Park Close
Yes, you can upgrade to a Platinum Pass at the park’s Season Pass Center by paying the difference between what you paid for your Regular Pass and the cost of the Platinum Pass on the day of upgrade.
Ride & Refresh redemption locations for 2014 have not yet been announced. Please check back prior to your visit.