Season Pass Frequently Asked Questions
A 2020 Gold or Platinum Pass is the BEST way to experience all the fun at Cedar Point and Cedar Point Shores. Have some questions about all the fun you'll have? Well, you've come to the right place. Here's a list of some of the most common questions about 2020 Season Passes.
I have a 2019 Platinum, Platinum Jr/Sr and/or Regular Season Pass. Am I a Renewal or New Passholder?
Any existing 2019 Passholder is a Renewing Passholder in 2020.
Will I get a new card if I change card types?
If you renew to a higher pass tier (Regular → Gold) you will get a new card on your next visit. If you renew to a lower pass tier (Platinum → Gold) you will get a new card on your first 2020 visit.
If I upgrade to a higher pass tier, can I use the benefits of that pass type for the rest of 2019?
Yes. And if you downgrade to Gold from Platinum, your 2019 Platinum benefits still apply for this year.
Can I use my 2020 add-ons in 2019?
No, these are only valid during the 2020 season, except for FunPix, which will be valid right away.
Can I get my parking credited during my fall visit if I purchase a 2020 Gold or Platinum Pass during my visit?
Yes, present your parking receipt from that day while purchasing your season pass at the window to receive full credit. One parking refund per pass purchased.
Will I be able to purchase a Regular Pass for 2020?
Regular 2020 Passes will not be available until 2020. These will only include Cedar Point admission through Labor Day 2020. The current price of the Gold Pass is lower than the Regular Pass will sell for in 2020.
Are Platinum Passes valid at Schlitterbahn New Braunfels and Schlitterbahn Galveston?
Yes, starting January 7, 2020 you can use your Platinum Pass at Schlitterbahn New Braunfels and Schlitterbahn Galveston.
How do I get my pass after I purchase?
In your email order confirmation, you will receive a season pass voucher. This will be used for parking upon your first visit, and you will exchange this voucher for a physical card as you enter the park at the gate. This voucher can be printed, or displayed on a mobile phone.
Can I upgrade a ticket to the 2020 Gold Pass?
Any ticket can have its admission value applied towards a season pass as long as the ticket is unused, or it is upgraded on the day of the visit.
If I buy a 2020 pass, is it valid for the rest of 2019?
Yes, 2020 Gold and Platinum Passes will be valid at Cedar Point and Cedar Point Shores, and is valid for parking for the remainder of the 2019 season and all of the 2020 season.
How long is the deal offering unlimited visits in 2019 with the purchase of a 2020 pass available?
This is the best deal of the year and unlimited 2019 visits last until October 27, 2019.
If I renew my 2019 pass, how do I redeem my free Fast Lane and Bring-A-Friend Ticket?
Both benefits are loaded onto your pass card. Take your pass to any Fast Lane sales location in the park to redeem your Fast Lane Plus. Take your friend to the gate with you to redeem your Bring-A-Friend Ticket. These benefits are not valid on Saturdays, or Sunday 9/1/19.
If I have a 2019 Regular, Platinum, or Pre-K Pass, can I renew to a 2020 Gold Pass?
Yes, you can renew any 2019 season pass to a 2020 Gold Pass. Simply visit our online store for Gold Passes and select "renewal." You will enter your 2019 pass number and phone number to renew.
If I buy a 2020 pass on the payment plan, can I use it right away, or do I have to wait until it is paid off?
As long as you are up-to-date on your current payments due, you can start using your Gold Pass right away, even on the payment plan.
Can I buy discounted tickets for friends with a 2020 Gold or Platinum Pass?
Yes, 2020 passholders can purchase Bring-A-Friend Tickets. Visit our Bring-A-Friend calendar page for more details and to purchase.