SeaWorld San Diego Tickets in San Diego, CA

500 Sea World Dr.San Diego, CA 92109
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An aquatic animal theme park ideal for all ages and group sizes, SeaWorld® San Diego features exciting live presentations, rides, and exhibits that celebrate the marine life of many species. Guests can feel the rush with Manta®—a high-speed double-launch roller coaster; view real-life sharks up close at Shark Encounter; come face-to-face with playful bottlenose dolphins at Dolphin Point; and much more.

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Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our San Diego Travel Experts
  • Lockers and strollers available for a fee.
  • Parking fees apply.
  • Open during inclement weather, some attractions will close.
  • No outside food or drinks are permitted.
  • Bring a camera.
  • Make time for animal feedings and presentations.
  • Eat lunch during presentation performances to beat the crowd.
  • Face masks are recommended.


from SeaWorld San Diego
We look forward to welcoming our guests back to our park for fun, safe and memorable experiences. With your SeaWorld San Diego tickets, Reservations are no longer required.

Safely roam the spacious park grounds to enjoy our incredible open-air, outdoor and indoor animal viewing exhibits with animals including dolphins, bat rays, Magellanic penguins, reef sharks, flamingos, sea otters, orcas, seals, sea lions, turtles, moray eels, and more, will remain open in addition to SeaWorld’s world-famous Dolphin, Sea Lion and Orca Encounter live educational presentations with physically distanced seating.

New for 2022, Emperor is the newest addition to the park’s thrill rides and will be the tallest, fastest, and longest dive coaster in California, as well as the only floorless dive coaster in the state. Named after the Emperor penguin, the world’s largest penguin, the all-new Emperor coaster will mimic this species’ amazing underwater diving ability. Climbing to 153 feet with feet dangling in the air, riders will be suspended on a 45-degree angle at the crown of the ride before plunging down a 143-foot facedown vertical drop, accelerating to more than 60 miles per hour. Riders will also experience inversions, barrel roll, Immelmann loop, hammerhead turn and flat spin as they race along the nearly 2,500 feet of track. Each of the floorless ride cars will hold 18 riders in three, six-person rows. This is the first seating configuration of its kind in North America..

2022 Events
Viva La Muscia: May 7 - May 29
Experience this festive, family-friendly Latin celebration in a new way as you dance to the hottest music, sample fiery flavors, shop for authentic souvenirs, and much more.

Electric Ocean: June 18 - Aug 14
Stay late all summer to immerse yourself in exotic worlds of light and music and experience your favorite SeaWorld attractions in a whole new way.

Craft Beer Festival: Aug 19 - Sept 11
SeaWorld's Craft Beer Festival features an unbeatable mix of domestic, international and local craft beers plus chef-created culinary flavors.

SeaWorld Spooktacular: Sept 17 - Oct 31
Halloween is back with candy, costumes, your favorite Sesame Street Friends, and plenty of spooky surprises.

Howl-O-Scream: Sept 16 - Oct 31
Separately Ticketed Nightime Event
There's a new terror in town, with a killer smile. Brave terror after dark as haunted houses, scare zones, monstrous coasters, and more take over.

Red, White & Blue Salute: Nov 1 - Nov 13
We hold the men and women that have served in our armed forces in the highest regard, and are honored to host them at our parks as our guests.

Christmas Celebration: Nov 12 - Jan 1
Where Holiday traditions are made, with delicious food, stunning live shows, delightful holiday shopping and joyous entertainment.

Parking Fees:
General parking: $30
VIP Parking: $45

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Wonderful time! Orca show was the best!!! Rides were fun! Combo ticket with All day dine was definitely worth it. Tripster made it easy and a great savings!
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"Best experience ever!!"
March 2022
We were pleasantly surprised with how awesome the shows were, how clean the park was, and how efficient the lines for the attractions were. Would rate this place a 10/10
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February 2022
This was a great way to spend time as a family. Everyone was so friendly at the park and seeing all the animals and riding the rides was amazing! We will be back!
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Frequently Asked Questions about SeaWorld San Diego

What are the food and beverage policies at SeaWorld San Diego?

Hard and soft coolers, glass containers, food such as sandwiches, meals, snacks, etc., and flavored drinks may not be taken into the park. Water bottles may be taken into the park. For your convenience, picnic areas are available outside the park adjacent to the entrance/exit plaza. If leaving the park to enjoy your food, please have your hand stamped for re-admittance. Guests with medical diets or baby formula should speak with a park representative for assistance before entering the park.

Are strollers and/or wheelchairs available to rent at SeaWorld?

Wheelchair access is provided at all shows and attractions. For safety reasons all strollers must be parked outside of most exhibits and attractions. SeaWorld is not responsible for strollers or their contents left unattended in the park. Guest must be 18 years or older to rent strollers and wheelchairs for a fee.

What is SeaWorld’s pet policy?

Pets are not allowed at the park. However, service animals are welcome at SeaWorld. Service animals are limited to dogs and miniature horses that have been individually trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of an individual with a disability. Service animals must remain on a leash or in a harness at all times.

Does the park offer kennel services?

Yes. SeaWorld provides a pet facility for a nominal fee, on a first-come, first-serve basis. SeaWorld is not responsible for the pet. Kennels are approximately 4ft by 8ft and are outside under some coverage. You must bring your own bowls and food. The pet owner may use the water available onsite and may visit their pet throughout the day, as they desire.

Are lockers available?

All Day Lockers are located adjacent to the Reservation Center and available for a nominal fee.

How much is parking?

Parking fees are as follows:

  • $30 for cars
  • $45 for RVs and campers
  • $30 for Motorcycles
  • $35 for Up-Close Parking (when available)
  • $45 for VIP Parking

What is SeaWorld’s smoking policy?

For the convenience of guests who wish to smoke, SeaWorld provides Designated Smoking Areas (this includes Electronic Cigarettes). Please refer to the park map for directions to these areas.

What is the policy for inclement weather?

SeaWorld remains open during inclement weather, although some of the parks outdoor shows, rides and attractions may be temporarily affected. Refunds and rain checks will not be issued due to inclement weather. 

Does SeaWorld have ATMs within the park?

Yes. Welch ATMs are located throughout the park.