Frequently Asked Questions
We know you have questions about Six Flags, and we love answering them! Here are some of the questions we are asked most frequently:
Frequently Asked Questions
When does the park open?
Visit the park operating calendar for information on park operating days and hours.
What is the email newsletter and how do I receive it?
The email newsletter, In The Loop, is sent several times a month with updates on special events and discounts. Be sure to join In The Loop to have the latest news, great offers and other specials delivered to your inbox. Join now!
What are the operating hours?
For more information, see our park calendar.
What are the current ticket prices?
What concerts are planned for this year?
Great concerts are held throughout the season. Visit our evnts calendar for current concert listings, and check back throughout the season, as we continuously add performances to our lineup.
What special events are planned for this year?
Visit our events calendar for upcoming events. We add performances throughout the season, so be sure to check back often.
Can I bring my selfie stick or monopod into the park?
Selfie sticks, monopods, and similar items are not allowed inside Six Flags parks.
Does Six Flags Great Adventure have live shows?
Nothing provides more lasting memories than a great show, especially when shared with friends and family. That's why, in addition to the most thrilling rides on the planet, you'll find a wide variety of top-shelf entertainment right here at the park. Concerts. Characters. The kind of entertainment you'll be talking about for years to come. For shows, please visit our entertainment page or events page.
What kinds of food does the park have?
From hamburgers and fries to chicken or pizza, there are eateries for every taste conveniently located throughout the park. Salads are available, plus delicious treats such as funnel cakes and ice cream. Six Flags Great Adventure proudly serves Coca-Cola products throughout the park for your enjoyment as well. Check out our food listings.
How do I get information about Six Flags Great Adventure and the area?
Where can I get a map of the park?
Our park map is available online. In addition, once you arrive at Six Flags Great Adventure, there are park maps available on Main Street as soon as you enter the park. They are also available at Guest Relations.
What types of jobs does Six Flags Great Adventure offer and how do I apply?
Six Flags Great Adventure has positions in various departments, and you may find this information and apply online.
What is the mailing address and phone number?
Six Flags Great Adventure Route 537 P.O. Box 120 Jackson, NJ 08527 (732) 928-2000
May I bring my own food and beverages into Six Flags Great Adventure?
Food, beverages, coolers and grills may not be brought into the park. The only food exceptions is for food allergies as described below and infant food, in non-glass jars. Six Flags Great Adventure prohibits the use of grills and open flames in and around the property, including parking lots. Guests who suffer from sensitivities or life-threatening allergies may bring food into the park if they do not feel comfortable with the menu options available. In this case, the food must be limited to the individual with the allergy and may contain: two sealable sandwich bags (7x8 inches) and one snack to accommodate their visit (such as a piece of fruit, or a fruit bar, or a snack that fits in a sandwich bag). One small soft-sided cooler may be brought into the park to carry these items. No outside beverages are permitted. Please see Security at Six Flags Great Adventure to receive a medical sticker.
What is Six Flags Great Adventure's alcoholic beverage policy?
Alcoholic beverages must be purchased from a location within Six Flags Great Adventure. No outside alcoholic beverages will be permitted on Six Flags property nor allowed in or out of the admission gates, including our guest parking lot. No one under the age of 21 is permitted to consume alcoholic beverages and proper identification is required from all guests, regardless of age, looking to purchase an alcoholic beverage from Six Flags Great Adventure. Guest are unable to leave the location in which their alcoholic beverage was purchased. Six Flags Great Adventure reserves the right to refuse service to any costumer, excessive consumption of alcohol is cause for ejection from the park without a refund.
Do you rent strollers and wheelchairs?
We offer a limited number of strollers, wheelchairs and electronically controlled vehicles for rent on a first—come, first—served basis. To rent yours, stop over on Main Street next to Guest Relations. Cash or credit card can be used for rentals. Wheelchair rentals are $25 and require a $25 deposit by a credit card, electronic convenience vehicles are $50 and require a $50 deposit by a credit card. Guest must be 18 years old or older to rent an ECV.
Are pets permitted at Six Flags Great Adventure?
Pets are not permitted in the parks, with the exception of service animals.
Where can I find information for guests with disabilities?
Visit our guests with disabilities pages for information on accessibility at Six Flags Great Adventure.
Is there a place to store my belongings inside the park?
Electronic, PIN CODE Access, lockers are available for rent at the main gate entrance, Coca-Cola Freestyle™ and Nitro areas. Please ask a Six Flags staff member for the closest locker location. Both dollar bills and credit cards are accepted.
Is Safari Off Road Adventure included with Theme Park admission?
Yes, Safari Off Road Adventure is included with theme park admission or season pass. It is one of our most popular attractions and the line can be long, plan to visit early in your day.
What happens if I lose something while at the park?
Lost and Found is located in the outer mall of the park, past the turnstiles. Be sure to get your hand stamped before exiting if you plan to return for the day. Ride attendants cannot be responsible for articles left on ride platforms. Please secure all loose articles before boarding. Six Flags is not responsible for any lost, stolen or broken items. Any items that are retrieved from rides areas when the park closes will be kept at Lost and Found for seven days. For information regarding a lost article, please call (732) 928-2000, extension 2151.
What is THE FLASH Pass and how does it work?
My family will be visiting. What can we all do together?
There are plenty of rides and activities your family can enjoy together while visiting Six Flags Great Adventure. Stop by Guest Relations for help planning your day at the park and a copy of your Guide to Family Fun at Six Flags Great Adventure. We have even more ideas on our tips for family fun page.
What ride restrictions are there?
Typical safety restrictions include height requirements, health and safety advisories, and accessibility guidelines. These restrictions are listed on the specific ride pages throughout our Web site, and on signs posted at each ride. You may also visit our guest relations page for information on accessibility at Six Flags Great Adventure.
Are there rides for small children to enjoy?
Six Flags Great Adventure offers three children's areas including Safari Kids and Bugs Bunny National Park. Don't forget to check out the view of the entire park from the Skyway and Big Wheel. And, make sure you take a ride on our 19th Century wood-carved English Carousel, one of the few remaining in the world. Stop by Guest Relations for help planning your day at the park and a copy of your Guide to Family Fun at Six Flags Great Adventure. See all of our children's rides on the kids page.
What is THE FLASH Pass and how does it work?
How many rides does Six Flags Great Adventure have?
Six Flags Great Adventure offers 14 coasters including Kingda Ka, Nitro and El Toro plus 52 other attractions. Visit our all rides page for a complete listing.
What is considered exceptional size where rides are concerned?
Safety is our number one priority. Guests with certain body proportions, height and/or weight may not be able to participate on certain rides if the safety restraints will not operate as designed. Specific ride information is available at the ride and at the Ride Information Station.
Are there restrictions for guests with casts?
Restrictions regarding casts vary by ride and attraction. For information specific to the rides and attractions, please see the Ride Information Center.
Are there restrictions for guests with prosthetic devices?
There are restrictions on certain rides, depending on the prosthetic device. Please visit the Ride Information Center to pick up our ADA Guide. You may also visit our guest realtions page for information on accessibility at Six Flags Great Adventure.
Some rides require that a child be accompanied by an adult or responsible person. How are these defined?
This is defined as a responsible person that is at least 16 years of age and meets all of the rider requirements.
How many roller coasters does Six Flags Great Adventure have?
Six Flags has 14 including world famous Kindga Ka, Nitro and El Toro. Please visit our all rides page of this site for a complete list of rides.
What are the height requirements for the roller coasters?
The height requirements vary for each roller coaster. The requirements online with each attraction, in the Park Map & Guide you receive at the park, as well as at each ride and are subject to change at any time for your safety.
What is your loose article policy?
Loose articles are not permitted on the following rides (El Toro, THE JOKER, Kingda Ka) and should be left with non-riders or secured in lockers. Loose articles of any kind (including but not limited to purses, backpacks, beverage containers, cell phones and keys) may not be taken past the queue entrance and cannot be left on the load/unload platform.
Loose articles for the balance of rides such as cell phones, keys, or other small items must be secured in cargo pockets, zippered pockets. Article bins are available to be used at Dare Devil Dive, El Diablo, Great American Road Race, Houdini’s Great Escape, Runaway Mine Train, Slingshot, and The Twister. All loose articles which cannot be secured must be locked in a locker, or left with a non-rider prior to entering the queue line
What are the most popular rides for thrill-seekers?
Thrill seekers are sure to enjoy one of our amazing roller coasters including El Toro, Kingda Ka, Nitro, GREEN LANTERN and BIZARRO. Plus, the world's tallest drop ride, Zumanjaro: Drop of Doom! Plan to ride our most popular rides early in the day or after 6 pm. Visit our all rides page for a complete listing.
Can I bring my pet to the park?
Pets are not permitted in the parks, with the exception of service animals.
Which hotels are close?
Please see our lodging page for more information.
What are the best days to visit?
Plan to visit when attendance is lightest. Best bets: Weekdays during the summer and any regular operating day during the months of April, May and September.
Why is there a $1 "pending transaction" on my credit card statement?
If you purchased tickets and received a confirmation number, or if you tried to purchase tickets but the transaction did not complete, you may see a $1 "pending transaction" when reviewing your online credit card statement. The $1 transaction is used by the credit card networks to verify certain information prior to authorizing a purchase. In ALL cases this $1 transaction will automatically drop off and you will not be charged the extra dollar.
Can I pick up my order at the park?
A "will call" option is not available at this time. However, for Print-N-Go tickets only, if you are unable to print your tickets, please go to the Guest Relations Booth at the park on the day of your visit where they will be able to look up your order and print your tickets for you. A replacement fee will apply. You will need to bring the following: The credit card used to purchase these tickets. Photo ID Your email receipt or your order confirmation number. If you do not have your receipt or an order confirmation number, Guest Relations staff will still be able to look up your order and print your tickets but you must have Photo ID and the credit card that was used to purchase these tickets. A replacement fee will apply.
What if I lose my Print-N-Go Ticket(s)?
If you have lost your tickets, please reprint your tickets by following the instructions in your email receipt. If you do not have an email receipt, please go to the Guest Relations Booth at the park on the day of your visit where they will be able to look up your order and print your tickets for you. A replacement fee will apply. You will need to bring the following: The credit card used to purchase these tickets. Photo ID. Your email receipt or your order confirmation number. If you do not have your receipt or an order confirmation number, Guest Relations staff will still be able to look up your order and print your tickets but you must have Photo ID and the credit card that was used to purchase these tickets. A replacement fee will apply.
What should I do if I can't print my online tickets?
You can have your tickets printed for you at the Guest Relations building. You will need the credit card you used to order the tickets, I.D. and your order confirmation number.
How can I look up my receipt or reprint my Print-N-Go order?
To look up your receipt, enter email address and your 10-digit telephone number. Once your receipt is shown, you can click the link to reprint your Print-N-Go order.
How do I print my tickets at home?
Print-N-Go technology allows you to print your tickets from your computer printer and use those tickets at the park. Skip the ticket booth. Go straight to the gate! You must assign the name of the ticket holder to each Print-N-Go ticket before printing your tickets. You will be asked to register each ticket after the purchase is complete by clicking on the Print-N-Go logo on the order confirmation screen. If you do not know the name of the person(s) who will use the ticket(s), please wait to print the ticket(s). For security reasons, including deterring online fraud, each guest must show photo ID at the turnstiles matching the name that is printed on the ticket. Only young children without Student ID will be allowed entry without ID.
Why can’t I view the online store?
This e—commerce website requires the free Macromedia Flash Player 8. Please download Flash Player 8, and try viewing the store again. The minimum recommended screen resolution is 1024 X 768. The minimum recommended connection speed for dial—up modems is 56k.
How can I reach Customer Support?
We provide 24x7 technical support for our online store at (407) 261-4290. Our eCommerce technical support team can ONLY help you complete a purchase and CANNOT provide ANY assistance with Memberships, refunds, events or park merchandise (if you ask them to help with anything other than online purchases they will ask you to contact the park directly).
If you need to contact us about your Membership, please visit the member support center online. If you need assistance with anything else, please visit our Contact Us page.
What if I made a mistake when ordering items from this site?
Before you make your final purchase, carefully review your selections. We do not offer refunds for any tickets purchased online or at the gate. The ecommerce call center staff cannot process a refund under any circumstances. Our tickets are non-transferable. A ticket purchased for a specific Six Flags branded park is only accepted at that theme park or water park location. Tickets purchased for park special events or concerts are only accepted at the gate for the day of the event.
Why did I receive a special online offer via email, but my friend didn't?
Like many companies, Six Flags occasionally offers discounts to select recipients in an effort to test different marketing offers before rolling out programs to the general public. Unfortunately, system limitations and testing methodologies limit the number of people we can include in our beta tests so we are unable to add participants.
I can't complete the order because I don't know all of the information about the season passholder. What should I do?
You must have all of the information necessary to complete the order. If you do not have all of the information, you may purchase a season pass directly from the park.
What is the refund policy for online ticket purchases?
Tickets, Season Passes and all vouchers purchased on this site are non-refundable. Six Flags does not offer cancellations, refunds, rain checks or exchanges. Please be sure you have selected the correct park, the correct date, the correct tickets and the correct number of tickets before completing your purchase. The ecommerce call center staff cannot process a refund under any circumstances. Tickets are non-transferable and will only be accepted at that theme park or water park location for which they were purchased. Tickets purchased for park special events or concerts are only accepted at the gate for the day of the event.
What if I cannot print my ticket(s)?
Check to make sure your printer is plugged in, properly connected and turned on. Make sure that all color and black ink cartridges contain ink and are working properly. If you are not sure that you have ink, please print a test page such as an email or a photograph. If you are still unable to print your tickets, please go to the Guest Relations Booth at the park on the day of your visit where they will be able to look up your order and print your tickets for you. A replacement fee will apply. You will need to bring the following: The credit card used to purchase these tickets. Photo ID. Your email receipt or your order confirmation number. If you do not have your receipt or an order confirmation number, Guest Relations staff will still be able to look up your order and print your tickets but you must have Photo ID and the credit card that was used to purchase these tickets. A replacement fee will apply.
Do tickets have an expiration date?
Date specific tickets are valid only on the specific dates shown. Tickets and season passes without specific dates are valid during the current operating season.
How do I get my season passholder coupon book?
Your special offers will be automatically loaded to your Season Pass or Membership Pass card. You will not receive a coupon book. Please visit mypass.sixflags.com to see all the benefits of your Pass!
Is there a discount for AAA members?
AAA members receive $5 off the general admission with the "Show Your Card and Save" program when presenting your membership card at any of our ticket booths (good for up to six discounted tickets).
I lost something in the park. What should I do?
Head on over to Lost and Found located outside the front gate - make sure to get your hand stamped if you plan on returning to the park. Ride attendants cannot be responsible for articles left on ride platforms. Please secure all loose articles before boarding. Six Flags is not responsible for any lost, stolen or broken items. Items will be retrieved from ride areas when the park closes and kept at Lost and Found for seven days. Report your lost item online on our Lost & Found page information.
Is the Water Park included with Theme Park Admission?
No. Admission to the Water Park requires a separate Admission Ticket.
What are the current ticket prices?
What does my Six Flags Great Adventure admission ticket include?
Your Six Flags Great Adventure admission ticket includes most rides and attractions. Some attractions may require an additional fee.
Do you offer a Travel Agent discount?
No. However, Group Rates are available for travel related groups through our Group Sales office. For groups of 15 or more call 732-928-2000 ext. 2859 or visit the Groups page on our website.
Does Six Flags Great Adventure offer a discount on admission for groups?
Yes, groups of 15 or more people are eligible for a group discount. You may visit the groups page.
Do you offer rain checks?
The park offers many activities that are amazingly fun in any kind of weather — including shows, restaurants, shops, games and arcades. Guest safety is our number one priority. There are certain weather circumstances that may cause the entire park to close earlier than scheduled or not open at all. If rain, wind or electrical storms force us to close certain rides for your safety, they will re-open as soon as safe operations can be assured.
Six Flags Great Adventure will issue a complimentary return ticket to enjoy another day at the park if a power failure or severe weather causes the shut down of the majority of the rides at our Park for more than 90 minutes at a time. You must present your original Six Flags Great Adventure one-day ticket stub or receipt with the correct date to the Guest Relations Office in order to receive a free return ticket. Tickets are non-refundable.
How much is parking?
Parking prices can be found on the tickets page.
How do I register my season pass and receive eCoupons?
If you purchased your pass at the park, check in your pass, name and e-mail address at the Ticketing Services Center right outside of the park's exit gates or on your personal computer. Once that's done or if you bought your pass online register for eCoupons at the Season Pass Center or online through the pass holder website.