Here are some ways you can get a discount on tickets to Worlds of Fun/Oceans of Fun.
This popular Kansas City attraction offers fun for all ages throughout most of the year. Adults and kids alike can have “Worlds of Fun” with rollercoasters, games, food, shows and more.
For the 2021 season, the park has had to adjust its operating days and hours due to staffing levels. We recommend you check the current operating schedule when making plans.
Worlds of Fun Ticket Discounts for 2021
Buy your Worlds of Fun tickets online in advance: In past years the park offered an “Everyone Pays Kids’ Price” deal. Even through this offer isn’t available this season, it’s still much cheaper to buy your tickets online and Kansas City on the Cheap has a great deal for single day tickets for our readers.
Single Day Tickets: By purchasing their Worlds of Fun tickets here, Kansas City on the Cheap readers can get into Worlds of Fun or Oceans of Fun on any operating day through Sept. 12, 2021 for $39.99 – with fees that’s a total of just $41.00. This is almost a full $15 savings per ticket compared to purchasing directly from the park.
Worlds of Fun & Oceans of Fun Adventure Package: Kansas City on the Cheap readers can save money by combining a hotel stay with Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun tickets. There are more than 15 Kansas City hotels to choose from, some with FREE breakfast, complimentary Wi-Fi, pools and convenient locations to Worlds of Fun.
Buy a Worlds of Fun Season Pass: If you’re going to visit more than once this year, you might want to consider buying a season pass. The cheapest option (Silver Pass) is on sale now for $75 each. The Silver Pass doesn’t include parking, which is at least $17 per visit, and is good through Labor Day.
2021 Worlds of Fun Gold Season Passes are on sale now for $89 each. 2021 Worlds of Fun Gold Season Passes include parking and are valid for the full 2021 season, including Halloween Haunt.
Additional Savings at Worlds of Fun and Oceans of Fun
There can be lots of extra costs that pop up on a trip to Worlds of Fun. Here are the ticket prices you can expect.
Food and Beverages: It’s always cheaper to eat before you head out to the park or bring along some of your own snacks. If you are planning to indulge with treats once you’re at Worlds of Fun or Oceans of Fun, they do offer some savings with souvenir bottles with FREE refills, snack specials and meal deals. All these need to be purchased in advance online.
Parking: Save when you purchase your parking pass online.
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Worlds of Fun 2019 Season Admission Deals
Buy your tickets online in advance: This year single day admission is $46 for adults (Friday-Sunday) and $41 for adults (Monday-Thursday) through Oct. 27, 2019. Buying tickets online in advance saves you up to $22 off the gate price. Junior (three or younger and under 48″ tall)/Senior tickets (62+) are available for $41 all season if you buy them online. They’re $43 at the gate, so you’ll still save $2 per ticket.
Last year the park offered an “Everyone Pays Kids’ Price” deal. Even through this offer isn’t available this season, it’s still much cheaper to buy your tickets online.
Buy an after 4 p.m. pass: An after 4 p.m. pass will cost you $37 online and $41 at the gate Sunday-Friday and $39.99 online and $46 at the gate on Saturdays. This option will save you up to $26 per ticket.
Buy a two-day pass: A two-day pass is $61.99 online; $68 at the gate. This option will save you up to $58 if you’re paying gate prices and up to $30 if you’re buying online. The pass can be used on any two public operating days in 2019 (so you don’t have to use it two days in a row) through Oct. 27, 2019. It does have to be used by the same person on both visits, and it’s not valid for WinterFest.
Buy a season pass: If you’re going to visit more than a couple of times this year, you might want to consider buying a season pass. The cheapest option (Silver Pass) is $125, but that doesn’t include parking, which is at least $17 per visit, and it’s only valid through Labor Day. You’d be better off paying $135 for the Gold Pass. It does include parking, plus food and merchandise discounts and other perks. And it’s valid for the entire season, including Halloween Haunt and WinterFest.
Make it a special weekend with a Family Friday night bundle: Buy this special admission package that includes after 4 p.m. admission, a meal and parking. For $37 (purchased online – a savings of $55 off the front gate price) this deal can be used for ages three and older and comes with parking (a $17 value) and a single meal deal (entree, side and regular size fountain drink at one participating location). Valid on May 24, 31, June 7, 14, 21, 28, July 5, 12, 19, 26, August 2, 9, or 30, 2019.
Show your military credentials: Active-duty U.S. military personnel, reserve, or retired military (with honorable or medical discharge) and government issued ID get FREE admission on:
Armed Forces Day (Saturday, May 18, 2019)
Memorial Day (Monday, May 27, 2019)
Independence Day (Thursday, July 4, 2019)
Labor Day (Monday, September 2, 2019)
You can also get a discount on tickets for up to six family members on those holidays.
Worlds of Fun also offers admission for active military personnel and their families throughout the regular season. Military members with a valid government-issued ID can receive admission for themselves and up to six family members for $49 per person at the gate. Deeper military discounts are available online so it’s better to buy them online if possible. Not only are the rates cheaper, but sometimes they include parking (a$17+ value). Military discounts at Worlds of Fun for the 2019 season are as follows:
$39.99 – April 13 through June 17 (includes parking)
$42.99 – June 17 through Aug. 4 (does not include parking)
$39.99 – Aug. 5 through Oct. 27 (includes parking)
To redeem military discounts at Worlds of Fun online, select “Buy Now,” then select “2019 Military Tickets” from the dropdown menu under “2019 Daily Tickets” in the top left-hand corner and select the date of your visit.
Be appreciated for your public service and military service: First responders (police, correction officers, firefighters, EMTs) and military service members (active, reserve, retired and veterans) get FREE admission Aug. 5-9 and Aug. 12. Just show your official, professional photo ID or government issued ID at the front gate ticket window.
You can also purchase admission tickets for up to six family members at a special discounted price of $22.99 each.